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Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Employees, Foundation Give $281,777 to United Way Campaigns Across the State

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas employees and the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Foundation donated a total of $281,777.48 this fall to United Way campaigns
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WICHITA, Kan., November 29, 2016 /3BL Media/ - Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas employees and the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Foundation donated a total of $281,777.48 this fall to United Way campaigns in Topeka, Salina, Wichita and Hutchinson.

United Way of Lake County Strengthens Program Providing At-Risk Children With Access to Care

Contributions from Baxter will Expand Novel Kindergarten-Readiness Program for At-Risk Families
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DEERFIELD, Ill., November 16, 2016 /3BL Media/ – United Way of Lake County will expand its high-impact program, Success By 6 Home Visiting, which provides at-risk children with early intervention services and healthcare to ensure they reach age-appropriate developmental milestones, with the support of a $25,000 contribution from Baxter International. The contribution will support a holistic approach to caring for families by providing a Home Visiting nurse and caseworker to perform safety assessments and wellness checks for more than 10 families.

Coming Together to Give Back

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By Aaron Saenz, Network Maintenance Supervisor for Comcast Cable

I first joined Comcast 21 years ago as a cable technician, right out of high school, and the pace of change since then has been rapid, especially in the last several years. But what hasn’t changed are the hearts of the people I work with every day, and that was reinforced for me again in the last few weeks.

Why This Comcast Technician Gives Back

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Learn what inspires Aaron Saenz, a Comcast network maintenance supervisor from Texas to give back through Comcast NBCUniversal's annual Employee Giving Campaign in support of United Way.

Why This Comcast VP Gives Back

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Learn what inspires Andrea Agnew, a Comcast Spotlight employee from Michigan, to give back through Comcast NBCUniversal's annual Employee Giving Campaign in support of United Way.

The Power of Giving Back

By Heidi Voight, NBC Connecticut Anchor
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Isn't it funny how much bigger everything seemed when you were a kid? I recently had the chance to revisit the house I grew up in as a child – the same house my family lost when I was just 15 years old. Walking inside again all these years later, I was stunned at how small it felt. In my memories, through my eyes as a child, everything seemed so much bigger.

Independence Blue Cross Launches 'Give For A Better Community' Campaign For United Way

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PHILADELPHIA, September 14, 2016 /3BL Media/ – Independence Blue Cross (Independence) today launched its 2016 campaign for the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (UWGPSNJ). Independence's campaign -- Give for a Better Community -- is a celebration of the unique history of our city and Independence's leadership in making our community a better place to live and work.

JPMorgan Chase to Donate $200,000 to Aid Louisiana Flood Relief Efforts

Chase waives select fees and provides assistance for affected customers
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Baton Rouge, August 18, 2016 /3BL Media/ – JPMorgan Chase & Co. will donate $200,000 from its foundation to support flood relief efforts in Louisiana, the firm announced today. The grants will assist the American Red Cross-Louisiana Region and two United Way chapters in the state – the Capital Area United Way and the United Way of Acadiana – that are providing critical short- and long-term support to the affected communities.

Atlas Copco Employee Charity Organization "Water for All" Helps Provide Clean Water to Flint, MI

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Atlas Copco Tools and Assembly Systems donated $10,000 to United Way of Genesee County to support the Flint, Michigan, water crisis. The funds came from Atlas Copco’s own charity organization, Water for All, to which employees contribute.

United Way of Genesee County accepted the donation at a special town hall meeting attended by all employees of the Auburn Hills Atlas Copco Tools and Assembly Systems headquarters. United Way will use the donation for the purchase of filters, bottled water, emergency support services and prevention and intervention efforts.

United Way and Northern Trust Host a Bingo Game for Residents of the South Chicago YMCA's Senior Housing

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United Way and Northern Trust volunteers host a Bingo game for residents of the South Chicago YMCA's Senior Housing. Volunteers should host a game for about 20-30 residents, and bring prizes and snacks. Prizes can include: large-print crossword or sudoku puzzle books, lotions or toiletry items, water bottles, magnets, etc. Snacks are low-sugar or sugar-free. 

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