June 2014 - United Way of Greater St. Louis

10 Ways to Stay Safe this Summer

This week, June 22-28, is Summer Weather Safety Week. And with the dog days of summer come pools, barbecues and fun in the sun for everyone. But it’s important to remember, no matter the activity, safety comes first. From the yard to the water, here are 10 simple ways to ensure you have a fun, yet safe summer during these sweltering 90-degree days.Continue Reading

Father’s Day: Honoring Shining Fathers

In honor of this special day and fathers, grandfathers and father-figures everywhere, we’ve complied four empowering stories of dads who, with a little help from United Way supported agencies, found themselves on the path of all-star fatherhood. In these real-life stories, you’ll meet all kinds of fathers – from a father creating a lasting relationship with his children to a dad who’s giving back to his son and helping other kids.Continue Reading

Father Knows Best

Father’s Day is this Sunday, and we want to thank fathers, grandfathers and father figures everywhere for their wise words. Whether it’s “ask your mother”, “work hard” or “live everyday to the fullest” – it’s words like these that have helped shape us into the people we are today. And for that, we want to say: thanks, Dad!Continue Reading