Friday, July 29, 2016
United Way Readying for the 25th Annual Day of Caring
United Way of Washington County will host the 25th annual Day of Caring on Thursday, September 29, 2016. This is an event that mobilizes volunteers to work on a variety of service projects at local nonprofit organizations and homes of the elderly and/or disabled. Read on for more information...
Thursday, June 2, 2016
$75,845 Award from Emergency Food & Shelter Program
United Way of Washington County will oversee distribution of federal funds made available through the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program designated for Washington County, MD. The award of $75,845 is under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program. The funds are to be used by eligible local service agencies to supplement and...
Thursday, April 14, 2016
United Way understands the value of on the job training. When you join United Way of Washington County you are part of an effort to make positive changes in our community to improve the quality of life for all who call Washington County home. Students currently enrolled in a degree program from a variety of majors and backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Internships are available during fall, spring and summer. Internships are meant to provide a direct benefit to the student as well as to...
Monday, February 15, 2016
Summer Lead & Learn 2016
Summer Lead & Learn, a program for Washington County youth, provides participants with experiential and educational opportunities in community building and social responsibility, leadership exercises and recreational activities. Each unique session will provide new experiences.
Summer Lead & Learn includes three two-week sessions from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday through Friday. Cost per student per two-week session is $300.00. Participants may attend one or...
Friday, January 22, 2016
United Way of Washington County follows Hagerstown Community College's closing and change to regular hours for inclement weather. Please check media for updates.
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
February 10, 2016 AFP Webinar
Inbound Marketing: The Latest Techniques To Attract More Donors, Volunteers, and Others
Nonprofits' efforts to find supporters are rapidly being supplanted by the need for supporters to easily find you. Learn about specific, low-cost marketing and fundraising techniques that will drive more traffic to you online, and increase your "conversion rate" so more of them become donors, event attendees, and other supporters. We'll examine how to implement inbound...
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Rally in the Square
United Way of Washington County is hosting the annual campaign Rally in the Square of downtown Hagerstown on Wednesday, December 9, 2015 from 4:30 – 5:00 PM. This rally, highlighting the annual giving campaign, is to remind everyone that United Way’s campaign is underway and the time is now to make their end of year gift. Please contact Kelsey Lorman, campaign relationship manager with any questions, 301.739.8200 x 12.
Thursday, November 12, 2015
AFP Webinar Series
In partnership with USMH, United Way is hosting a series of AFP webinars. The webinar topics are appropriate for all levels - from the new professional to the seasoned professional responsible for their organization's fundraising. Executive directors who have development responsibilities will also benefit. Whenever the webinar is appropriate for volunteers we will make note of it in the description. Cost to attend is $5 unless otherwise noted.
The first webinar will be...