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Support for ALICE

Decades ago, I struggled as a single working mom of two toddlers, but motivation and support from people who believed in me led to a position of escalating responsibility for 29 years at a large pharmaceutical company.  .. Read more

United Way Is Hiring – PoconoInfo Call Specialist

Pocono Mountains United Way is hiring for our information and referral helpline. The Call Specialist job description is linked here:  PoconoInfo Call Specialist April 30, 2021 Interested individuals should email thei .. Read more

United Way Is Hiring – Director, Development

Are you a change agent that wants to make a difference in the community? Do you enjoy community revitalization, strategic planning and problem solving? Are you able to build rapport, convey a mission and mobilize reso .. Read more

Cultural Humility Trainings

Pocono Mountains United Way is proud to partner with Community Action Committee of the Lehigh Valley’s Color Outside the Lines initiative to host Cultural Humility, a four-day virtual training series.   These trai .. Read more

Chris Barrett – Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau

From the moment he took the helm at the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau in 2017, the bureau’s President/CEO Chris Barrett recognized the awesome responsibility each of us has to our community and our neighbors. Nowher .. Read more

8 Ways You Can Choose to Challenge Gender Inequity

Challenges faced together are often easier to manage. That is true no matter your age or stage in life. So, for this International Women’s Day, we are celebrating the power of women and girls to challenge current syste .. Read more

The Black Family

In September 1915, Harvard-educated historian Carter G. Woodson and Jesse E. Moorland founded what is now known as the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH).  The purpose of the organiza .. Read more