United Way campaign

Let the countdown begin … five days and counting

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4:59 p.m., Oct. 2, 2012--The University of Delaware’s 2012 United Way campaign -- co-chaired by Interim Provost Nancy Brickhouse and Vice President for Finance and Administration J.J. Davis -- will begin Oct. 8 and continues through Nov. 16.   A kickoff event was held Monday, Oct. 1, in the Rodney Room of the Perkins Student Center.

Children and Families First is the next partner agency highlighted during UD's countdown.

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Since 1884, Children and Families First has been able to “serve thousands of children and families across Delaware…Young women seeking support to have a healthy baby...Children in foster care awaiting a loving permanent home… Teens in need of help to reconnect to their families…Parents looking for better ways to communicate with their kids…Families with limited resources taking care of an elderly parent…and more.”

For information on how you can volunteer with Children and Families First, visit http://www.cffde.org/.

Those with questions regarding volunteering for United Way events can email Michele Jones at mjones@udel.edu with name and contact information.

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