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United Way Membership Requirements Completed

United Way of Wayne and Holmes Counties is happy to report that we completed the necessary requirements to be a member of United Way worldwide. Out of 1,100 United Way's in the United States we were one of 720 to receive this classification. We are proud of what we do and strive each day to continue making this community a better place! #LIVEUNITED

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WHIRE Blotter June 2019

Read the listing of calls we received on the WHIRE line, June 2019

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WHIRE Blotter, May 2019

Read the WHIRE Blotter, a listing of the calls that came in through WHIRE in May, 2019

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Rittman's Reading Under the Lights

Reading Under the Lights in Rittman was a success!

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Bridges Out of Poverty, Workshop Highlights 4.25.2019

On April 25, 2019 we partnered with Community Action Wayne Medina and Salvation Army Wooster to present Bridges Out of Poverty to many community members.

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What Is Bridges Out Of Poverty

What is Bridges Out of Poverty?

The United Way of Wayne and Holmes Counties has been offering Bridges Out of Poverty workshops in Wayne and Holmes Counties since 2015. Over 1,500 participants have attended the workshops to date. Bridges Out of Poverty is a framework to understanding poverty, middle class, and wealth. The framework was designed by Dr. Ruby Payne. She has facilitators teaching the Bridges Out of Poverty workshops all over the world.

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