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Best Year Ever: Back to School Tips

It’s that time of year again. The time that young people dread but secretly also anticipate. What time is that? It’s back-to-school time. It’s time for learning, resuming sports and after-school enrichment programs, reconnecting with friends and, of course, learning!

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United Way NCA Annual Members Conference

It’s time that time again! What time is that? Time to network, learn and connect with nonprofit staff and leaders from across the national capital area at the United Way NCA Annual Member Conference.

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Supporting Our Region’s Veterans

United Way NCA and the Community Foundation for Northern Virginia recently collaborated on the release of a new study that looks at the well-being of post-9/11 veterans living in Northern Virginia, and also assesses the network of services available to those veterans and their families.

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Alternative Spring Break: A Week That Lasts A Lifetime

United Way NCA hosted four Alternative Spring Break (ASB) programs in March, bringing together 132 college-age students from the Washington metropolitan area and across the country, as well as China, Italy, Japan, and Puerto Rico. Volunteers represented more than 70 colleges and universities.

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