FEMA Explains Appeals Process for Recoupment Letters

Applicants have 60 days to appeal GUAYNABO, Puerto Rico — FEMA encourages residents who registered for disaster assistance and received a recoupment letter to read these official communications carefully and take action immediately. Recoupment is necessary when the money was used inappropriately, there is duplication of benefits, funds were obtained by fraud or financial aid was provided...

Our Neighborhood Heroes | United Way Worldwide

Black History Month commemorates the impactful black leaders of our past and shines a spotlight of our everyday heroes. This is a time to reflect on eventful moments and to celebrate the people who continuously strive for justice and compassion. United Way of Central Alabama celebrated this month by honoring their community heroes. Martina Winston, an active United Way...

A Year Into the Pandemic, Here’s How We Stay in the Fight

It's been a bumpy start to 2021. Like many of you, I entered the new year with a fervent hope that our darkest days were behind us. But an insurrection at the U.S. Capitol followed by a contentious presidential impeachment trial, a convoluted coronavirus vaccine roll-out, and unrelenting winter storms made it clear, that alas, our challenges did...