UWP is United Against Racism

At United Way of Pennsylvania, our vision is a Commonwealth where all individuals and families achieve their human potential through education, financial stability and healthy lives. Though we strive to accomplish this daily, we acknowledge that Black individuals’ and families’ path towards these basic building blocks of American prosperity is barricaded by racial inequity and…

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UWP is Looking for a Public Policy Director!

We are accepting applications from qualified candidates until July 6, 2020. Title: United Way of Pennsylvania Public Policy Director Reports to: UWP President Goals: Increase visibility of United Way of Pennsylvania in state and federal policy advocacy. Increase participation by UWP members in state and federal policy advocacy Lead collaborative efforts and bipartisan strategies to…

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Voter Information at Your Fingertips

VotesPA.com is a comprehensive voting resource for all eligible citizens in Pennsylvania. VotesPA can help you find your polling place, check your registration status, register online to vote, apply for an absentee ballot, and more. Tip: you can find whatever information you might need in the resource center!

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UWP and PA 211 Staff Return to Office

Starting Monday, June 8, UWP and PA 211 staff will begin working staggered schedules on the premises of our Lemoyne office. Not all staff will be present in the office at the same time, but someone will be in our offices at most times during the workweek.

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PA Primary Day is Tuesday, June 2

If you decided to vote by mail-in ballot for the PA primary election, deliver your completed ballot as soon as possible to avoid any delays! If you haven’t already mailed it in, you can drop it off in person, and some counties offer drop boxes. Your ballot must be received by your local election office…

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Get Connected to Local Resources at PA211.org

Search PA 211’s statewide database of resources to get connected to help with your basic needs. From housing, to food, to help with a utility bill and more, you can search for providers near you, learn about eligibility, and contact programs for more details at PA211.org. If you need free personalized help, you can dial…

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Request your PA Primary Mail-In Ballot by 5pm Today!

If you are a registered voter and you would like to participate in PA’s primary election via mail-in ballot, make sure to complete your online request by 5pm today! Due to the COVID-19 crisis, all voters in PA have the option to vote by mail-in ballot for the June 2 primary election. Polling places will…

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Register to Vote for the Primary by May 18!

To make your voice heard in the PA primary, which will take place on June 2 this year, make sure you’re registered to vote by May 18! You can register to vote online.

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UWP and PA211 Receive $25,000 Grant for Census Outreach

Every ten years, every person in the United States and their territories are counted. This count is called the census. The count is mandated by the Constitution and conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau, a nonpartisan government agency. The 2020 Census counts the population in the United States and five U.S. territories (Puerto Rico, American…

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Emergency Assistance for Eligible Families

Department of Human Services (DHS) Secretary Teresa Miller today announced an Emergency Assistance Program (EAP) to help low-income families who lost wages due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Families who qualify will be eligible for a one-time payment to assist them in meeting basic needs and help them secure more stable financial footing in the future….

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