United Way’s 2-1-1 Call Center celebrates AIRS Accreditation on 2-1-1 Day

Shakeitha Tatum, Assistant Vice President, Community Service Response Center. Photo courtesy of United Way of Central Alabama

The Alliance of Information and Referral Systems (AIRS) has awarded its coveted accreditation to United Way of Central Alabama’s 2-1-1 Information and Referral Center after the center completed expected practices defined by the AIRS Standards and Quality Indicators.

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United Way, Vettes-4-Vets and others to launch region-wide needs assessment to support veterans and families

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Lula Skowronek, Director of Priority Veteran. Photo courtesy of United Way of Central Alabama

How do you best serve and meet the needs of more than 55,000 veterans and their families in Jefferson and Shelby counties?

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United Way of Central Alabama seeks to fill 6 positions supporting seniors, veterans and more

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United Way of Central Alabama believes that their employee talent is among one of their greatest assets necessary to build a social movement to improve people’s lives and advance the common good of our community. That is why United Way is committed to attracting, developing, retaining and creating careers for diverse talent and leadership who will work interdependently toward accomplishing their goals in Central Alabama.

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Significant health disparity in Jefferson County identified by Health Action Partnership. Learn how you can help close the gap

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Participants at recent Health Disparity Summit.  Photo courtesy of United Way

According to the 2018 Health Equity Report released by the Jefferson County Health Action Partnership, there is a significant disparity in Jefferson County between races when it comes to disability status, poverty, life expectancy, infant mortality and access to healthy food.

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United Way of Central Alabama seeks to fill positions supporting Seniors, Veterans, Meals on Wheels

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United Way of Central Alabama seeks to fill manager positions supporting veterans and Meals on Wheels

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United Way of Central Alabama believes that their employee talent is among one of their greatest assets necessary to build a social movement to improve people’s lives and advance the common good of our community. That is why United Way is committed to attracting, developing, retaining and creating careers for diverse talent and leadership who will work interdependently toward accomplishing their goals in Central Alabama.

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Brennan’s Story: How the Bold Goals Coalition and United Way of Central Alabama aids progress in education, health and financial independence for many in the community

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Brennan (right) with an intervention math teacher who was hired through Bold Goals Coalition. Photo via United Way

Did you know that by fifth grade, summer learning loss can cause some students to fall up to three years behind in school? In addition, it is estimated that by the year 2020, over 60% of the jobs in Alabama will require some form of post-secondary education. These numbers can seem scary at first glance, but learning about how United Way of Central Alabama’s Bold Goals Coalition program can help.

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United Way of Central Alabama seeks to fill Community Grant Writer, Fund Administrator and IT positions. Learn more.

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United Way of Central Alabama believes that their employee talent is among one of their greatest assets necessary to build a social movement to improve people’s lives and advance the common good of our community. That is why United Way is committed to attracting, developing, retaining and creating careers for diverse talent and leadership who will work interdependently toward accomplishing their goals in Central Alabama.

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Who determines how United Way of Central Alabama allocates funds from its annual campaign? An inside look at the process.

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United Way VAT members at the Community Food Bank of Central Alabama. Photo courtesy of United Way of Central Alabama

Have you ever wondered how United Way of Central Alabama distributes the money raised through its annual campaign?

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United Way and Community Foundation offer ways to support Hurricane Florence relief

Hurricane Florence. Photo via the National Weather Service

The United Way of Central Alabama and the Community Foundation of Greater Birmingham have identified several ways Birmingham area residents can support Hurricane Florence recovery efforts.

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United Way of Central Alabama seeks to fill Director of Grants Management and administrative support positions. Learn more.

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Find out the 3 things Alan Register aims to accomplish with the 2018 United Way of Central Alabama Campaign

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Regions Bank Executive Vice President and 2018 United Way of Central Alabama Campaign Chairman Alan Register visiting volunteers at Meals on Wheels. Photo courtesy of United Way

On Wednesday, September 6, United Way of Central Alabama will kick-off its 2018 campaign at the Birmingham-Jefferson Civic Center downtown (tickets can be purchased – HERE). The campaign is how United Way generates the funds needed to support essential, life-changing services that are delivered to tens of thousands of people.

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United Way of Central Alabama seeks to fill key administrative support positions. Learn more.

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We believe that our employee talent is among one of our greatest assets necessary to build a social movement to improve people’s lives and advance the common good of our community. That is why United Way is committed to attracting, developing, retaining and creating careers for diverse talent and leadership who will work interdependently toward accomplishing our goals in Central Alabama.

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