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Works at United Way of Central Illinois
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Lived in Springfield, Illinois
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More than 350 volunteers have signed up for United Way's Spring Day of Action, the largest participation level in the history of the event.  Yet, more than 100 volunteer opportunities remain unfilled for Saturday.Day of Action is a biannual event designed to promote volunteerism throughout our community and demonstrate the wonderful things we can accomplish when working together. This spring, we've extended Day of Action to provide volunteer oppo...
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Find a cause that lights you up. Get in touch with a nonprofit that needs you: http://www.volunteermatch.org
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On Monday, December 2, 2013, United Way of Central Illinois and education, business and community leaders gathered at the early learning centerto call upon community members in Sangamon County to support local charitable organizations, including those focused on early childhood education, ...
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"The best luck of all is the luck you make for yourself."
Douglas MacArthur, American general
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+Wildfire by Google shares how to measure social ROI.

Two Wildfire integrations are now available with Google Tag Manager and Google Analytics. These integrations are part of our vision for helping you better measure how social works alongside all your other digital channels, and how social can drive real business results. 

Read more about how to better measure social on the Wildfire blog at: http://goo.gl/onwHk
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WICS TV-20 coverage from the Early Learning Center's Literacy Fiesta, funded by +United Way of Central Illinois 
The Early Learning Center in Springfield is celebrating literacy week by having a fiesta. It's all t
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Better United: Children with developmental disabilities, become adults with developmental disabilities. #LIVEUNITED #autism  

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Having spent the past few years sharing the stories of children with developmental disabilities, including autism, I've learned that the parents of these wonderful children share the same concerns about their child's future as any other parent would. However, for parents of children with special needs, their child's transition to adulthood is filled with a level of uncertainty, worry and fear that many of us will never experience. After spendin...
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This #GivingTuesday  give a child in our community the Gift of Reading! 
A small investment in our children today will pay a lifetime of dividends! United Way of Central Illinois' goal this holiday season is to help children across Sangamon County share the joy of reading at home! A small investment will have a tremendous impact on families and futures, and with your ...
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In today's podcast, Michael Stelzner and Podcast Answer Man, Cliff Ravenscraft, talk about something they each know a little something about: launching a product or service. - Deb
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Director of Communications at United Way of Central Illinois
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  • United Way of Central Illinois
    Director of Communications, 2013 - present
  • HCM Brown
    Owner, 2011 - present
  • The Hope Institute for Children and Families
    Director, Online Interactions, 2009 - 2013
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Jarid Brown is the Director of Communications at United Way of Central Illinois, located in Springfield, Illinois.
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Jarid Brown is the Director of Communications at United Way of Central Illinois. 
 
Jarid previously served as the Director of Online Interactions for The Hope Institute for Children and Families is Springfield, IL; and owns HCM Brown, a digital marketing firm.

Jarid Brown's work with website design, brand management and marketing consulting has been featured in publications such as the third edition of Web Marketing for Dummies. Fundraising Success Magazine, and multiple other online and print publications.

With a focus on digital marketing strategy, nonprofit marketing and web design, you can connect with Jarid Brown on LinkedIn, Twitter or Pinterest.

Also visit my personal blog, Jarid's Log.
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Jarid Brown's work has been featured in more than a dozen industry publications and books!
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  • Southern Illinois University Carbondale
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