Stories tagged: United Way of Southwest Michigan

Latest stories tagged: United Way of Southwest Michigan

Day of Action for Seniors Nov. 7

The date for the third Annual Day of Action for Seniors is Thursday, Nov. 7. Teams of volunteers go to the homes of senior citizens ... Read more

School Supply Spectacular Aug. 17 at Brookside

School Supply Spectacular Aug. 17 at Brookside

The United Way of Southwest Michigan’s sixth annual Cass County School Supply Spectacular will be held Aug. 17 at Brookside Learning Center and Aug. 21 ... Read more

Nominees needed for United Way volunteer awards

The local United Way aims to recognize the volunteers who are making an impact at local nonprofit organizations, schools and churches in Southwest Michigan. Read more

Reading in action at Northside

Reading in action at Northside

United Way volunteers paid a special visit to Northside Child Development Center in Niles during the organization's annual reading day of action. Read more

Third grade reading predicts career success

          Reading proficiently by third grade is the most important predictor of high school graduation and career success. Failing to read ... Read more