United Way starts new work in HIRE Education Employment Initiative

Sometimes a second chance is all you need to succeed; Phil is living proof of this. After dropping out of high school at age 17, the pressure of working full-time to help support his family was overwhelming and he was not making the wage he needed to. “I wish I could say that Phil’s story […]

Editorials: School of Hope needs summer tutors

Aired on WISC-TV Channel 3 on 6/5/2012 This coming weekend means the start of summer and for some children, who will be entering the third grade next year, this might be the most important summer ever. Being able to read at third grade level by the end of third grade is a critical indicator of […]