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Join United Way for the 2019 Campaign Kick-Off Luncheon at Governors Club

Join the United Way of Chatham County for an afternoon of celebration at the 2019 Campaign Kick-Off. It will be held in the clubhouse ballroom of Governors Club on Thursday, September 5 from 11:30 am – 2:00 pm. The event

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Build a Backpack School Supply Drive A Success!

Due to the tremendous response from local businesses, churches and community members, this year’s Build a Backpack school supply drive was a huge success. The drive, which was coordinated by the United Way of Chatham County, collected backpacks, notebooks, binders,

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United Way of Chatham County Begins “Build A Backpack” Campaign

The United Way of Chatham County will hold its annual back-to-school supply drive from Monday, July 15 through Friday, August 2. Community members are asked to donate school supplies for children in need.  Items may be dropped off at the

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WRAL News Anchor to Emcee the United Way Campaign Kick-Off

Join the United Way of Chatham County for an afternoon of celebration at the 2019 Campaign Kick-Off.  It will be held in the clubhouse ballroom of Governors Club on Thursday, September 5 from 11:30 am – 2:00 pm. The event

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United Way of Chatham County Featured in Chatham News

United Way Executive Director Dina Reynolds spoke with the Chatham News and Record in the March 14, 2019 issue to highlight the United Way’s 30-year commitment to supporting community organizations that provide critical human services to individuals and families in

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National 2-1-1 Day

February 11 is National 2-1-1 Day!  United Way of Chatham County is proud to join United Ways across North Carolina and the nation in celebrating the free, confidential information and referral system that connects callers and web visitors to health

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United Way & County Host Nonprofit Funding Application Workshop

Nonprofits interested in applying for a grant from Chatham County or the United Way of Chatham County should attend a workshop slated for Tuesday, January 15, 2019, from 10 AM to 12 PM.  The workshop will cover the funding application

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Dial 2-1-1 for Shelter Information, Food Assistance and Hurricane Florence Recovery Help

In times of need, United Way of Chatham County is there to help.  One of the key benefits of being part of a statewide network is our ability to mobilize quickly and effectively to assist communities impacted by Hurricane Florence. 2-1-1,

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United Way Kicks Off the 2018 Campaign!

WRAL News Anchor Gerald Owens entertained the crowd Master of Ceremonies at United Way’s Campaign Kick-Off luncheon on Wednesday, September 5.  Held in the clubhouse ballroom at Governors Club, the event hosted over 150 people. The event featured three guest

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Joan Zollinger Receives United Way of Chatham County’s Highest Honor at 2018 Kick-Off Event

Ormsbee Robinson was the organizer of the first United Way campaign in Fearrington, which helped to solidify United Way’s presence in Chatham County.  As a founder, he helped lead the group that built a vision for this United Way, developed

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