Tag: The United Way of Northern Arizona

Connections Spotlight — KinderCamp™ Returns This Summer

| April 30, 2021
Connections Spotlight — KinderCamp™ Returns This Summer

On a recent Saturday morning, a group of about 20 educators from Flagstaff, Williams and Pinetop-Lakeside met in the gymnasium of Kinsey Elementary School for a special orientation and training session.

Typically, rising early to sacrifice your day off for mandatory training doesn’t generate a lot of enthusiasm, but in this case the excitement was palpable. Why?

Because KinderCamp™ is coming back.

“There was just a buzz in the room,” said Sara Owen, the coordinator for the program that helps preschoolers with the foundational, social and academic skills needed to successfully transition into kindergarten. “People are really looking forward to being part of this again – and having it in person.”

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United Way of Northern Arizona — Partner Update: C.U.D.D.L.E. Teaching Life Skills to Teens

| April 20, 2021
United Way of Northern Arizona — Partner Update: C.U.D.D.L.E. Teaching Life Skills to Teens

In school, in work and in life, teens don’t reach their goals all on their own; in order to move ahead, they need to know there’s a path to get to where they want to go.

C.U.D.D.L.E. Outreach has partnered with United Way of Northern Arizona to help adolescents in Page find that path. Through a program that identifies at-risk teens and provides them with essential life skills, they help ensure that this next generation is prepared for the realities of adulthood and ready to live up to their potential.

C.U.D.D.L.E. – the acronym stands for Children Under Duress Divinely Loved Everywhere – does this through a mix of programs and lessons that cover everything from how to open a savings account to making a grocery list to changing a tire on a car.

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United Way Annual Meeting

| February 6, 2017
United Way Annual Meeting

United Way of Northern Arizona is holding its annual meeting and recognition event Thursday February 16, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM at Little America Hotel.

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Literacy Coach Job Announcement – UWNA

| February 3, 2015
Literacy Coach Job Announcement – UWNA

The United Way of Northern Arizona is hiring Literacy Coaches to assist families in the Sunnyside neighborhood in developing their literacy abilities and capacities. Coaches will provide in-home training offering families technical assistance, instruction and resources in developing their children’s literacy skills. For more information click HERE.

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Literacy Coach Job Announcement

| January 28, 2015
Literacy Coach Job Announcement

The United Way of Northern Arizona is hiring Literacy Coaches to assist families in the Sunnyside neighborhood in developing their literacy abilities and capacities. Coaches will provide in-home training offering families technical assistance, instruction and resources in developing their children’s literacy skills. For more information click HERE.

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