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August 25, 2015 6:59 PM

United Way looks to bring young professionals to its donor base

Local United Way officials approach the 2015 fundraising campaign knowing they face a still-wobbly economy and a number of young professionals who have yet to acquire the habit of philanthropy. Still, they’re asking givers to dig deeper. And they are launching an initiative to reach the under-30 set. The campaign launches Sept. 9 and ends Dec. 3. Officials hope to exceed last year’s $35 million.

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