Introducing Campaign Chair David Ruiz

Heart of Florida United Way

By | No Comments August 5, 2017

David Ruiz is a prominent figure in the community and a representative of exactly what United Way aims to accomplish. As the retired UPS Florida President, he is now turning his expertise and passion towards serving as the 2016-2017 Campaign Chair. What are your passions? There are so many thin...

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Advocate for Change: Children’s Health Insurance

Heart of Florida United Way

By | No Comments June 19, 2017

The Health Insurance Landscape Health insurance has become a hot topic of discussion. While the U.S. Census Bureau reports that the rate of uninsured children stands at an all-time low of 4.8% nationwide, Florida has lagged behind with a reported 6.9% of children not covered. Overall, it’s good ne...

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Celebrating $17.7 Million for the Community!

Heart of Florida United Way

By | No Comments June 7, 2017

Live United Victory Celebration Bacon, eggs and fundraising! Today, Heart of Florida United Way celebrated the end of its 2016-17 Workplace Giving Campaign with the Live United Victory Celebration. Every year, employees from across Central Florida signed up for payroll deductions through workplace g...

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The Power of 1,000 Women

Heart of Florida United Way

By | No Comments June 1, 2017

Women’s Leadership Luncheon We are proud to announce that our milestone 10th annual Women’s Leadership Luncheon raised an impressive $197,345! The money raised will go back into the community to fund local education initiatives and help Title-I schools receive an online reader program. This ...

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Advocate for Change: Mental Health Care

Heart of Florida United Way

By | No Comments May 24, 2017

Mental Health Awareness Month May is Mental Health Awareness month, yet many in Central Florida don’t realize there is a free resource available 24/7 that offers solutions to a range of mental health issues: the 2-1-1 Information and Assistance Helpline. Via call, text or chat, clients ar...

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8 Unique Volunteer Ideas

Heart of Florida United Way

By | No Comments April 28, 2017

This week marks the 43rd annual National Volunteer Week. Established by President Richard Nixon in 1974, this week is meant to inspire us all to band together and make a difference. Perhaps over the years, volunteer events have begun to feel repetitive; maybe you’re not as excited about pitching i...

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