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The Seven Next Generation of Philanthropists with Giving Tuesday Hearts
Wednesday, November 17, 2021
Over the past year, we have all endured some level of crisis as we contended with the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic…
Collage of Shark Panel headshots over an aerial picture of Perfect Pitch event with a blue fade
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
After a community-driven nomination process, five nonprofits were carefully chosen to “pitch” their innovative idea…
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
Working in partnership to provide critical funding and resources for organizations working to advance positive social…
Thursday, September 16, 2021
Celebrating the Capital Region's Champions of Philanthropy On September 9, 2021, we were pleased to host United Way’s…
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Father Peter G. Young dedicated his entire life to serving some of the most forgotten and vilified members of society…
Ben Diamond
Wednesday, August 25, 2021
Welcome Ben Diamond, Resource Development Assistant Ben Diamond joined United Way of the Greater Capital Region (UWGCR…
Jammella Anderson, 2021 Philanthropist of the Year Finalist
Thursday, August 19, 2021
Meet Jammella Anderson, 2021 Capital Region Philanthropist of the Year Finalist Jammella Anderson is an Albany-based…