As a leading community impact organization, United Way of Passaic County (UWPC)
knows that real and sustained change in community conditions requires more than money. That
is why UWPC is working in concert with United Way of America in engaging decision-makers
and policy leaders at the local, state and national levels to help address the most important
At United Way, our goal is to advance the common good through the promotion of quality
education, stable income, and good health for everyone. Join us in advancing the common
good by advocating for issues important to you and your community!
Listed below are just a few of the issues and legislation United Way is championing in the
110th Session of the United States Congress.
Support the Education Begins at Home Act [S. 667-H.R. 2343]
· Support The Savings for Working Families Act [S. 871-H.R. 1514]
· Support the Family Tax Relief Act of 2008 [S. 3079]
· Support The Healthy Start Reauthorization Act [H.R. 3267]
Anyone can champion the cause. Whether you’re speaking out to improve education,
income and health, reaching out to members of Congress, or wearing the LIVE UNITED
shirt to show your support, you can help inspire hope and create opportunities for a better tomorrow.
Please visit www.liveunited.org/publicpolicy to find out more about United Way’s Legislative
Agenda; get informed on the issues affecting your community and sign-up for action alerts; and
connect with elected officials serving your community