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Tuesday, October 10, 2017
PRESS RELEASE FROM CUMBERLAND VALLEY BAPTIST CHURCH HAGERSTOWN—If it takes a village to raise a child, then the least local agencies and churches can do is get together to seek ways to get and/or keep him or her off drugs.   Dealing with Drugs Discussion is just such a gathering, on Tuesday evenings in October, starting from 7-8 p.m. Oct. 3 at Cumberland Valley Baptist Church, 919 Corbett Street in the city’s South end.   The series, running...
Friday, September 22, 2017
Did you know There are two hundred and eleven reasons to dial 2-1-1? 2-1-1 Washington County is a free service that can connect you with hundreds of services throughout Washington County and surrounding areas that can help you in times of crisis! Here are just a few of the two hundred and eleven reasons to dial 2-1-1. Check our this website for up-to-the-minute stats on individuals impacted by the assistance of 2-1-1. If you or someone you know...
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
Following the storm, Texas now faces flooding and other weather related issues that are crippling their communities. If you would like to help, consider supporting Texas by making a gift to the United Ways of Texas Association. Visit their secure web page at https://www.uwtexas.org/hurricane-harvey. This will show the various disaster funds launched by United Ways responding to Hurricane Harvey. Please share this link with others and join us in...
Monday, August 14, 2017
United Way of Washington County, MD is seeking a consultant to assist in developing a marketing plan of action that will identify the current level of brand awareness, public trust, and ways to enhance each; identify affordable, effective and creative ways to increase engagement; and promote the work of the organization. Interested parties should review the RFP and submit all proposals as instructed in the RFP. Proposals are due no later than...
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Washington County to Receive $74,737 Award from the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program The Department of Homeland Security /Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Emergency Food and Shelter national board program (EFSP) has awarded $74,737 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in Washington County. The selection was made by a National Board that is chaired by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal...
Friday, June 23, 2017
THE 28TH ANNUAL DAY OF CARING WILL TAKE PLACE ON SEPTEMBER 19, 2019.   Day of caring is a 28 year tradition in Washington County, Md. Day of Caring brings together hundreds of non-profit agencies and schools with thousands of volunteers all on one day to improve our community! United Way of Washington County, Md's day of caring is the single largest community service effort. In 2018, the 27th Day of Caring finished with a mighty impact:43 Non...
Friday, June 9, 2017
United Way of Washington County, MD and Staples Partner to Inspire Early Childhood Reading HAGERSTOWN, MD (JUNE 9, 2017) – United Way’s Day of Action is on June 14, 2017. This is an annual event that mobilizes the caring power of volunteers to make a meaningful impact in more than 400 communities around the world.  Volunteers of all ages will come together to create positive change for themselves, their families and their communities. Last year...

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