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Thursday, February 12, 2015
United Way was awarded two grants in support of Western MD Volunteer Connect and a new initiative, Summer Lead & Learn.    The Alice Virginia and David W. Fletcher Foundation awarded $6,458 in December, 2014 and today, the Community Foundation of Washington County also granted $6,458. The combined grants, along with United Way’s support will provide an opportunity to focus on growing community-wide volunteerism and creating a youth summer...
Monday, December 15, 2014
FY16 Community Impact & Investment Goals and Strategies Released   United Way of Washington County, MD released its FY16 Community Impact & Investment goals and strategies.  The revised goals and strategies are concise and strategic. Agencies and donors have a clearer understanding of United Way’s work with Community Impact and how collectively we can work together for a better quality of life for all. “There were several reasons for the...
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Please visit Community Impact to learn more about the upcoming grant cycle, calendar, funding goals and new updates.
Monday, November 10, 2014
“Thanks for Giving” Rally in the Square for United Way of Washington County United Way will be hosting a Thanks for Giving Rally in the Square on November 20, 2014 from 4 – 5 PM. The Rally is United Way's opportunity to thank the community for participating in the annual campaign. In addition, it serves as a reminder to those who have not yet made their gift. Many people wait to make their charitable gifts at the end of the year. In fact, more...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Lunch Hosted by Local NPOs to Benefit UWWC  Local nonprofit organizations are hosting a lunch to benefit United Way. Please see flyer for more information. 
Monday, October 6, 2014
United Way Takes On New Role As Volunteer Connector On October 1, 2014, Volunteer Washington County transferred its role as the community’s volunteer connector to United Way of Washington County. "Founding members of Volunteer Washington County, Sam Cool, Roxanne Ober and Bernadette Wagner have built a great asset for agencies and community residents. United Way looks forward to continuing volunteerism to benefit all in our community," stated...
Friday, October 3, 2014
One Day Event To Yield 83 Completed Projects by 850+ Volunteers  More than 850 individuals will be tackling projects at local agencies and homes of elderly and disabled county residents on Thursday, October 9, 2014.  In one day, 83 projects will be completed at 43 nonprofit agencies and 10 homes. All to make a difference in our community. Read more...  

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