United Way of America


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United Way of America:

see community chestcommunity chest,
cooperative organization of citizens and social welfare agencies in a city. Also known as a united fund, it has two purposes: to raise funds through an annual campaign for its member agencies and to budget the funds raised.
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United Way of America is the national service organization providing training, resources and technical assistance to 1,400 member United Ways that support more than 44,000 agencies delivering programs and services to millions of people.
and United Way of America are expanding the reach of their "Music Zone" program, a joint effort that brings after-school music programs to children in economically disadvantaged communities.
and the United Way of America are bringing after-school music programs to children in economically disadvantaged communities.
United Way of America has awarded its 13th annual Spirit of America Award--its highest national honor for corporate community involvement--to Bank of America.
4, 1999--Bank of America Foundation announced today a $40 million grant to United Way of America to continue the Foundation's support of Success by 6(R) in 138 communities throughout the bank's franchise, including Sacramento.
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