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Idea Generation Next College Edition Launches

College students are inclined to be changemakers – curious, innovative and creative. And so we’re proud to announce the kickoff of Idea Generation Next: College Edition. IGN-CE is a pitch competition designed to encourage and promote new ideas from college entrepreneurs committed to addressing social issues facing our communities. It’s part of UWGT’s social innovation

Baby Basics With Deeper Impacts

And so the adventure begins… surely this is what runs through a new parents’ mind as their baby enters the world. Some begin to worry about teaching their child manners, saving for college, and what to do when their child starts dating. However the first worry for some parents–primarily mothers–is whether or not they will have diapers for their

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service As Experienced By a New Employee

BY Alex Hardesty On Monday, January 18th, United Way of the Greater Triangle hosted its 11th annual Martin Luther King Day of Service. This was my first MLK Day as a United Way employee. We prepared for this day for weeks and the time had finally come to execute our largest community event of the year. At

Media Advisory: Thousands of Triangle Volunteers to Mobilize on MLK Day of Service

CONTACT: Irene Godínez igodinez@unitedwaytriangle.org Office: (919) 463-5013 | Cell: (919) 627-7511 MEDIA ADVISORY United Way of the Greater Triangle’s 11th Annual MLK Day of Service *EXCELLENT VISUALS* Who:   United Way of the Greater Triangle (UWGT) is mobilizing 3000 volunteers across four counties. What:  11th Anniversary Triangle-wide Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service.  Over 30

Uniting4Good 2015: A Year in Review

Soon we’ll say farewell to 2015, but not before reflecting on this incredible, whirlwind year that will surely drive us closer to our objectives of transforming lives and improving our communities. We are grateful to each of you, our supporters and partners, for your many contributions throughout the year–financial and intellectual capital, attendance at events or hands-on service. All of

Wake County Added to United Way’s PremiumHelp.org

  CONTACT: Irene Godínez VP of Marketing & Communications igodinez@unitedwaytriangle.org Office: (919) 463-5013 Cell: (919) 627-7511 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wake County Added to United Way’s PremiumHelp.org Assistance with health insurance premiums for low-income residents now available in Durham, Orange and Wake Counties MORRISVILLE, NC (December 14, 2015) – United Way of the Greater Triangle (UWGT) announced