TACOMA, WA—Recently, Mabel Edmonds, Vice President for Instruction at Clover Park Technical College in Lakewood, Washington, was appointed to United Way of Pierce County’s Board of Directors.
In her role at Clover Park Technical College, Edmonds provides instructional leadership and oversees bachelor degree, professional technical,...Read More
TACOMA, WA—United Way of Pierce County has announced the 2018 Campaign Cabinet who will lead fundraising efforts. Mayor Marilyn Strickland will serve as chairperson. As mayor, she has focused on creating family-wage jobs by improving education and workforce training, promoting entrepreneurship, investing in transportation and attracting...Read More
Learn more about the work being done to fight poverty in Pierce County. Watch this short segment with United Way's Dona Ponepinto with CityLine host Amanda Westbrook. Thank you for inviting us to lend our voice and share our vision to end poverty, one family at a time. http://www.cityoftacoma.org/cms/One.aspx?portalId=169&pageId=6701Read More
Event Promotes Conversation and Action Plans To Lift Residents out of Poverty
(TACOMA, WA) In Pierce County alone, nearly 100,000 households struggle to make ends meet and one in three families are homeless or housing insecure. These alarming statistics sounded a reverberating response from United Way of Pierce County to host a poverty...Read More