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Three ISDs Get Reading Oases

Four new United Way Reading Oasis reading centers were installed in the HEB, Arlington and Keller school districts during the final quarter of 2015. A Reading Oasis is a place where children and their families can read together, learn how to make reading a habit […]

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Two Events Yield 1,000 Books for Children

Two United Way events have yielded more than 1,000 books to benefit local children in lower-income families. Through the 2015 Reading Is Fundamental in-store book donation campaign conducted at two Macy’s stores in Fort Worth, Macy’s donated 657 books to United Way. The Women’s Leadership […]

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Become a VITA Volunteer and Change Someone’s Life

Tax credits change lives. Income tax season is almost here, and you can help low-income working families get their refundable tax credits by volunteering at a United Way Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) center as a greeter, interpreter, intake specialist or tax preparer. The Earned […]

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Mary Frazior; Our Shining Star!

Congratulations to Mary Frazior, who will be United Way of Tarrant County’s “Shining Star” honoree at the Arts Council of the Northeast Shining Stars luncheon September 25. The annual event celebrates outstanding volunteers who play vital roles in local community organizations. At United Way we […]

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Volunteers Ready to Lead in 2015-2016

Kevin Buehler (at left above) and Scott Spiker are among those in leadership roles this year on the United Way of Tarrant County Board of Directors. Scott, the CEO of First Command Financial Services, Inc., returns to chair the Board for another year. Kevin, retired […]

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