Category Archives: Day of Caring

Day of Caring activities, originally planned for tomorrow, have been CANCELLED


All Day of Caring activities, originally scheduled for tomorrow (Friday, September 9) in Broome and Tioga Counties, have been cancelled because of the area flooding. This includes the Morning of Remembrance program, planned for 8 a.m. at Oakdale Mall, and … Continue reading

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Let’s Read program to help increase number of children reading at grade level


A special community initiative has been started as part of Day of Caring, which is coordinated by United Way of Broome County. The program is “Let’s Read”, which is designed to increase the number of children who can read at … Continue reading

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Tenth annual Day of Caring set for Friday, September 9


More than 1,000 volunteers are expected to participate in the tenth annual Day of Caring sponsored by United Way of Broome County, which will be held on Friday, September 9. The plans for Day of Caring were announced on August … Continue reading

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Now’s the time to plan on participating in Day of Caring, Fri., Sept. 9


This fall will mark the 10th anniversary of Day of Caring, the annual community-wide volunteer event coordinated by United Way of Broome County. It has attracted more than 1,000 volunteers each year since it was first held as a single … Continue reading

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Winner of Day of Caring t-shirt design contest selected


Congratulations to Samantha DiFalco, a student at East Middle School in Binghamton, on submitting the winning design for this year’s Day of Caring t-shirt. This is the tenth anniversary for Day of Caring, which includes more than 1,000 volunteers each … Continue reading

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