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YMCA opens Resource Center for aging adults at 19th Ward facility (access required)

In partnership with the United Way of Greater Rochester and the Finger Lakes, the YMCA of Greater Rochester has opened a Resource Center for aging adults at its Southwest Family Branch in the 19th Ward. “We are proud to be ...

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Leadership Rochester to relocate (access required)

Leadership Rochester will relocate next month to the offices of the United Way of Greater Rochester and the Finger Lakes on College Avenue. “We are thrilled to make this move,” Leadership Rochester Executive Director Gwen Van Laeken said in a ...

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Goodwill to honor United Way, Community Foundation at Friday fundraiser (access required)

Goodwill of the Finger Lakes will host a special “We are Goodwill” fundraising event on Friday to benefit the agency’s Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired and 211/Life Line. In addition to an online silent auction, raffle giveaway and ...

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Collaborative helps keep children on track (access required)

Children’s Institute, Causewave Community Partners and a collaborative of child-serving organizations this week announced a new community campaign to ensure families are aware of the benefits and availability of free developmental checks for young children. Organizers noted that just 20 ...

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Four organizations benefit from United Way Equity Fund (access required)

United Way of Greater Rochester Inc. has invested $300,000 in the community from its new Equity Fund. The Equity Fund, one of United Way’s Community Impact Fund Innovation Grants designed to respond to immediate and emerging community needs, will support ...

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Willow Domestic Violence Center merges with RESOLVE (access required)

Willow Domestic Violence Center has merged with RESOLVE of Greater Rochester Inc. to expand staff clinical expertise and mental health services within Willow. A longtime collaborator with Willow, RESOLVE’s experience providing therapeutic support since 1998 will complement the continuum of ...

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LeChase, Wegmans partner on initiative to help nonprofits (access required)

LeChase Construction Services LLC has partnered with Wegmans Food Markets Inc. on an initiative that will directly impact nonprofits and the people they serve in the Greater Rochester region. Built United was launched to provide direct construction and building services ...

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United Way receives $4 million grant from ESL for emergency services (access required)

ESL Federal Credit Union has provided a $4 million grant to the United Way of Greater Rochester to support 20 local health and human services agencies that provide crucial basic needs programs. The grant is in response to significantly increased ...

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