Steps to Success Awards

Please join us in congratulating this year's award winners from United Way's first annual Steps to Success Awards.

Spotlight: Third Grade Reading

Kids who are reading proficiently by third grade are four times more likely to graduate high school on time.

Cameron’s Foundation for Success

As a former teacher, Dorothy understands what it takes to help a child succeed. When her grandson started to struggle in school, she sought help to keep him on track. Learn how a United Way-funded program at the YMCA of Greater Richmond met Cameron halfway.

Solving the Attendance Equation

Audrey Trussell shares the importance of attendance and what United Way is doing to ensure all kids are in school and ready to learn.

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All-Star Week 2019

We are proud to announce our partnership with Genworth, Richmond Flying Squirrels Charities and FeedMore to raise awareness of community needs.

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By The Numbers

Our new online data hub tracks data related to third grade reading. Indicators include third grade reading SOL scores and chronic absenteeism.

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