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Thursday, January 3, 2019
THE ULTIMATE SUPER BOWL EXPERIENCE United Way has teamed up with Omaze and the NFL to offer YOU the chance to win all-access passes to the big game! The Super Bowl is the biggest, most anticipated sporting event in the world. And you’re going to take in all the action with a money-can’t-buy, all-access pass! You and a friend are off to Atlanta to experience the Big Game—and all the festivities surrounding it—as part of the NFL’s inner circle....
Wednesday, January 2, 2019
HOW TO KEEP YOUR NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS Right about now, many of us are making the same New Year’s resolutions we made a year ago. Eat better. Exercise more. And so on. Not inspired? Try linking your desire to improve your life with your ability to improve someone else’s life.  Consider these common New Year’s resolutions and how volunteering can help you keep them. Be healthy. Doing good is good for you!  Research links volunteering and...
Friday, December 21, 2018
Martin Luther King Jr Day of Service: FREE WILL Community Dinner  Join us as United Way of Washington County's Youth United Group from North Hagerstown High School honors the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., by organizing a free community dinner for residents of Washington County, Md. This community dinner delivers not only a free meal to those in need but also allows sponsors, volunteers and attendees to kick off the New Year...
Thursday, December 20, 2018
Thank YOU for your support in 2018! A special message from Guinn Rogers, President & CEO of United Way of Washington County, MD.             
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
United Way is Forbe's #1 Charity & Largest Charity for 2018 Forbes has released its list of America's Top Charities and United Way has topped the list of the nation's 100 largest charities again! We are honored and grateful to sit at the top of this list among other wonderful charitable organizations. United Way has also accomplished grabbing the #1 spot for the largest charities for 2018, for the full list and to read on both more visit...
Thursday, December 13, 2018
Over 175 Volunteers donated time, talent & treasure during first ever gift wrapping fundraiseR From December 1st through December 13th, United Way hosted the gift wrapping service at Valley Mall in Hagerstown, MD. Over 175 volunteers signed up for 3-4 hours shifts to wrap gifts for shoppers and guests. With the 175+ volunteers that signed up, over 537 volunteer hours were contributed to the first half of the holiday gift wrapping event. The...
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Gold Level Guidestar Status achieved Guidestar is an information service specializing in reporting on U.S. nonprofit companies. Guidestar is considered to be the world's largest source of information regarding non profit organizations. It was reported in 2016 that there are over 2.5 million organizations reporting to guidestar. GuideStar also serves to verify that a recipient organization is established and that donated funds go where the...

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