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Summer Reading Parties Fight Learning Loss 05/11/2015
In an effort to curb summer learning loss, United Way and local elementary schools are hosting We Read to Succeed Summer Reading parties throughout June and July. These fun-filled gatherings will be held in conjunction with summer school and free lunch offerings at each participating school.  Students will play games, participate in story time, enjoy...
Student Atheletes to Volunteer in Bridgewater College Reading Blitz 04/03/2015
As part of a growing community effort to boost third-grade reading levels, United Way of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County and Bridgewater College will host the Bridgewater College Reading Blitz from April 6, 2015-April 10, 2015 in celebration of Division III Week. As many as 500 Bridgewater College athletes, coaches and support staff will read aloud to...
United Way Day of Caring is May 13 03/17/2015
It's time to take our LIVE UNITED slogan to the streets!  On May 13, you're invited to join hundreds of local employees and nonprofit leaders for an all-hands-on-deck day of service in our community.  United Way partners throughout the area will welcome teams of volunteers to improve conditions for all of us in Harrisonburg and Rockingham...