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Top 10 Accomplishments in 2021

Happy New Year! At United Way, we resolve every day to help people be better off in life. Not just briefly as one year passes into another but every day as we come together to help them be better…

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MISSION UNITED Holiday Help for Our Military

United Way’s MISSION UNITED (military program) recently extended support to local Veterans and their families in need of a little extra help during the recent holidays. Partnering with Grace…

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Stabilizing Children/Families During Times Of Trauma

When children aren’t in school, teachers and school staff, the number one group alerting authorities, are not around to report child abuse. So as isolation, loss of jobs and access to digital…

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Mediating Student-Teacher Relationships

When things are strained in the classroom, both the student and the teacher lose. That’s what happened to “Rose” and “Mr. Barrera.” Following an incident in the classroom one day, both became…

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A Single Father, Peter Was Stuck

“Peter,” a single father, couldn’t move forward. He couldn’t accept job offers or pursue employment opportunities to stabilize his family of two because he did not have adequate childcare for his…

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We're Stronger When We're United

Donate before the end of the year and help our neighbors most impacted by poverty, lack of access to services and the effects of the pandemic. Across Bexar County: Many residents…

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