Spotlight: High School Graduation

This month, we're focusing on high school graduation. Learn more about the issue and what we're doing to help.

Education and Attendance

While the specific ingredients to a successful school year vary grade-to-grade, there is one constant element: attendance. Read more about chronic absenteeism and what we are doing to help.

United Way Announces Funding for New Greater Richmond ARC Site

The new location will provide care for approximately 150 individuals and families previously served by A Grace Place, which closed in March.

Petersburg Teen Pregnancy Prevention

Since the inception of the Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program in 2009, the teen pregnancy rate in Petersburg has dropped 54%.

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ICYMI: Prepared for Kindergarten

Catch up on United Way's news from April, when we highlighted our work in the Prepared for Kindergarten Step. Learn about this important issue and what we're doing to help.

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Agency Spotlight: CIS of Richmond

We talked with Communities In Schools of Richmond to learn more about their Performance Learning Center and how it supports high school graduation. Read more.

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Local Spotlight: Tye'aja Friend

Tye’aja completed the Partnership for the Future Program and served as an intern with United Way. Read what she has to say about her journey to high school graduation.

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