More than 150 Harris Corp. staffers took time Thursday to assemble 5,000 hygiene kits to assist those in need in Rochester. The company donated the hygiene kits—which contain items such as hand sanitizer, mini first aid kits, deodorant, soap, laundry ...Read More »
A new transportation and poverty report commissioned by a number of area organizations involved in Rochester’s anti-poverty initiative suggests that the city’s transportation system reinforces the disparities that already exist in the community, rather than helping to reduce them. Transportation ...Read More »
United Way of Greater Rochester, and its new leader Jaime Saunders, have launched the agency’s 100th anniversary campaign, a year-long celebration of community giving. United Way’s 2018 campaign goal is in excess of $25.4 million. The kickoff, held Thursday evening ...Read More »
United Way of Greater Rochester Inc. has tapped a 20-year veteran of the nonprofit industry as its new president and CEO. Jaime Saunders, who serves as president and CEO of Willow Domestic Violence Center, formerly Alternatives for Battered Women, will ...Read More »
United Way of Greater Rochester has named a new chief operating officer. A six-year veteran of the organization, Cicely Strickland has served as director of development and chief development officer. In her new role, Strickland will be responsible for operational ...
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United Way of Greater Rochester has received a $150,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation for its early childhood home visitation programs. The grant, awarded through the foundation’s state giving program, will help United Way increase the number of professional home ...Read More »