Tag Archives: United Way

Afternoon News in 90: April 15, 2013

By on April 15th, 2013 | Last updated: April 17, 2013 at 1:38 pm

Gainesville police are investigating an armed burglary and sexual battery at a home in the 400 block of Southwest 10th Street that occurred around 4 a.m. Monday. After sexually assaulting the female resident, the burglar took two MacBook Pros, an […]

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United Way of North Central Florida launches online feature, receives grant

By on March 26th, 2013 | Last updated: March 26, 2013 at 5:49 pm

United Way of North Central Florida activated a new online volunteer feature and received more than $500,000 in grants.

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Gainesville couple brings home quintuplets after two months in Shands neonatal intensive care unit

By on January 15th, 2013 | Last updated: January 15, 2013 at 5:43 pm

The first quintuplets born at Shands Hospital for Children are able to go home after spending two months in the neonatal ICU. Parents Kelley and Stacy Dyal are overjoyed to bring their newborns home.

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Holiday giving promoted through #GivingTuesday

By on November 26th, 2012 | Last updated: November 26, 2012 at 4:03 pm

Following the Black Friday and Cyber Monday rush, the United Nations Foundation is working to promote a spirit of charitable giving through the hashtag, #GivingTuesday.

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United Way hosts event raising Gator chomps and issue awareness

By on October 18th, 2012 | Last updated: October 19, 2012 at 1:52 pm

The United Downtown event, hosted by the United Way of North Central Florida, is complete with games, food and live music in honor of another Gator game.

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AT&T, United Way team up to lower high-school dropout rate in Alachua County

By on September 20th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:36 pm

A $300,000 grant from AT&T will help the United Way of North Central Florida’s efforts to lower dropout rates in Alachua County high schools.

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United Way’s homegame parties begin downtown tonight

By on August 31st, 2012 | Last updated: July 9, 2013 at 11:59 am

With the Florida football festivities, United Way is hosting the Downtown United Street Party this evening.

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