February 2016 - United Way of Greater St. Louis

MLK Day: a day on, not off

For those of us in the National Service family, MLK Day is one of the year’s most exciting days of service. Not only do we have the opportunity to create projects that honor the life and legacy of Dr. King, but we get to work with large, enthusiastic groups of people from all over the nation, who feel inspired to offer their time and celebrate Dr. King with us.Continue Reading

3 New Ways to Connect to 2-1-1

Whether you’re searching for a childcare provider, looking to make a food donation or need utility assistance, United Way 2-1-1 is here to help. It’s free, confidential and available 24/7. Simply dial 2-1-1 (or 1-800-427-4626 from your cell phone) or try one of these three new ways to get connected to resources in your area:Continue Reading

Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone

Anyone who has ever been involved with a sports team, performance company, or just professional work environment has surely been forced outside of their comfort zone at some point in time. Mentors, coaches, bosses, and parents (especially parents) force us to push ourselves and expand our mind and bodies. Continue Reading