Success Stories

  1. This is why we fight: Amanda This is why we fight: Amanda Financial Stability

    Amanda wanted what all mothers want for their children – a safe place to call home. But she needed help to make that dream a reality. Read how United Way partner agency Christian Community Services helped Amanda and her family.

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  2. This is why we fight: Caitlyn This is why we fight: Caitlyn Education

    More than 3,500 MNPS students are without a stable place to call home. As our city continues to grow and thrive, it is often easy to forget the staggering number of families being left behind. Read how Stuff the Bus helped Caitlyn start the school year right.

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  3. This is why we fight: Isiah This is why we fight: Isiah Financial Stability

    Read about how 4:13 Strong is providing young men leaving incarceration with educational, vocational and life skills training to break the cycle of poverty.

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  4. Faces of Success: Teaijah Faces of Success: Teaijah Education

    Read about how we're helping students like Teaijah focus on her dreams and not her lack of school supplies.

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  5. Faces of Success: Darcy Faces of Success: Darcy Education

    Imagine showing up for your first day at a new job in an unfamiliar country where you do not speak the language. Imagine the stress, fear and frustration you might experience trying to navigate this new environment. Now imagine that you’re only 3 years old.

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  6. Faces of Success: Evelyn Shields Faces of Success: Evelyn Shields Education

    Read how Evelyn Shields has watched her granddaughter excel in school thanks to Salama's afterschool and summer care programs.

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