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United Way announces regional relief pop-ups

9/7/21

United Way announces regional relief pop-ups to help stabilize households affected by Hurricane Ida
 


Supplies, resources, support to deploy across United Way’s seven-parish service area

United Way of Southeast Louisiana (UWSELA) to host regional relief pop-ups to provide food, supplies and FEMA/other disaster application support via Southeast Louisiana Legal Services to vulnerable families affected by Hurricane Ida.

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Williamson’s Notes: Protect what matters most during Make-A-Will Month

8.26.21

Williamson’s Notes: Protect what matters most during Make-A-Will Month


August is National Make-A-Will Month, an important reminder to create some peace of mind in planning for the future. 

Everyone needs a will, whether you’re 18 or 80. It’s a critical necessity to save time, money, and stress for your loved ones while also ensuring you have a say in who receives your property and assets. 

United Way announces the Top 10 Most Generous Workplaces and Live United Award Winners

6.21.2021

United Way announces Southeast Louisiana’s 2021 Most Generous Workplaces, 
inaugural Lisa Arsenaux memorial award, LIVE UNITED Award winners
Workplaces recognized at United Way’s annual meeting 
for contributing more than $3.7 million

NEW ORLEANS – United Way of Southeast Louisiana announced Wednesday Southeast Louisiana’s 2021 Most Generous Workplaces at its annual meeting of members. 

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4 Ways to Commemorate Juneteenth

6.15.2021

It’s been a year since the civil unrest sparked by the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis. From this traumatic and senseless act of violence came a rallying cry for change across the country.

The movement also spurred renewed interest in Juneteenth, a holiday commemorating the end of slavery in the United States.