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Friday, January 3, 2020
Join us as United Way of Washington County's Youth United chapter at 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 reflecting on the meaning of Dr. King’s life of service.Dinner...
Friday, December 27, 2019
  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Allison DillowDirector of Marketing & EngagementUnited Way of Washington County, MD301.739.8200 x 104adillow@unitedwaywashcounty.org   Exciting Role Opens at United Way of Washington County HAGERSTOWN, MD (December 27, 2019) — The United Way of Washington County Board of Directors is pleased to announce the recruitment for Executive Director effective December 27, 2019. The Board of Directors will begin to...
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
    Just this month, two of the top philanthropy trade media publications released their annual rankings of America’s charities.  United Way was ranked #1 in the Chronicle of Philanthropy list of America's Favorite Charities and, the NonProfit Times’ NPT 2019 Top 100 shows that we were again #1 in public support, despite a slip from #3 to #5 in total revenue.  Both publications base their rankings on varying revenue formulas, but they share a...
Monday, November 25, 2019
  WEIS, WDVM to Host Giving Tuesday Telethon Supporting United Ways   HAGERSTOWN, MD (November 25, 2019) — WDVM and Weis Markets have partnered to host a Day of Giving telethon on Giving Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019 to support seven local United Way organizations. Among these United Way agencies are: United Way of Washington County, Maryland, United Way of Franklin County, Pennsylvania, United Way of Frederick County, Maryland, United Way of the...
Friday, November 1, 2019
  United Way Community Impact Grant Applications Underway   HAGERSTOWN, MD (November 1, 2019) — United Way of Washington County is now accepting Letters of Intent (LOI) to apply for Community Impact funding from health and human service, 501(C)3 nonprofit organizations serving Washington County residents.  Agencies whose programs align with the Financial Stability and Basic Needs focus areas may apply. Education and Health focus areas are mid-...
Friday, November 1, 2019
(November 01, 2019)  United Way of Washington County, MD Community Impact grant letters of intent (LOIs) are now open for submission. We truly look forward to receiving your entry. The LOI is required to qualify for full applications. Please visit the website below to sign up, sign in, and input your LOI for review. The deadline for LOIs is November 30 at midnight.  The grant platform site has 24/5 technical support if you have any issues that...
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
United Way of Washington County hosted the 28th annual Day of Caring on Thursday, September 19, 2019. Day of Caring is Washington County’s single largest community service effort. By engaging people in volunteerism, United Way works to create positive change in Washington County.  The Day of Caring is only possible with the help of hundreds of volunteers and assistance from local sponsors and businesses. This year, the 28th Annual Day of Caring...

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