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

Join the United Way of Chatham County for an afternoon of celebration at the 2018 Campaign Kick-Off and Annual Meeting.  It will be held in the clubhouse ballroom of Governors Club on Wednesday, September 5 from 11:30 am – 2:00

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United Way Begins “Build A Backpack” School Supply Drive!

The United Way of Chatham County will hold its annual back-to-school supply drive from Monday, July 16 through Friday, August 3. Community members are asked to donate school supplies for children in need.  Items may be dropped off at the

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United Way Agency Fair at Briar Chapel’s Varanda

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Chatham Volunteer Recognized by Governor’s Office

Pamela Caruso, a Chatham County Council on Aging volunteer was awarded the 2018 Medallion Award by the NC Commission on Volunteerism and Community Service.  She was one of the honorees at the award ceremony held on May 7, at the

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United Way Introduces New Chatham 2-1-1 System to County Employees

United Way was honored to attended the Chatham County Employee Benefits Fair on Tuesday, May 1. The annual event provides county employees the opportunity to meet with benefits providers. United Way shared information regarding supported human service programs. Staff also

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Chatham’s First Annual Senior Education Retreat

United Way was proud to attend the first annual Senior Education Retreat, hosted by the Chatham County Council on Aging. The event was held at the Chatham County Agriculture and Conference Center on Wednesday, April 18. The retreat featured Keynote

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United Way & Chatham County Funding Application Workshop

A workshop to review the Chatham County and United Way funding application, as well as the entire FY19 allocations process, will be held on Monday, January 29, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.  It will take place at the Chatham

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3M Employees Collect Food for Residents in Need

3M completed their United Way employee campaign and raised more than ever before in their fifteen-year history. To keep the momentum of success going, they conducted a canned food drive for CORA. All three shifts competed to collect the most

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Mailings Coming to Chatham Medicaid Recipients about Nutrition Benefits

Chatham County Social Services wants older residents on Medicaid to know that they may receive an unexpected letters and phone calls from a nonprofit, Benefits Data Trust, encouraging them to apply for Food and Nutrition Benefits (FNS). The program also

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Introducing New Dial-A-Ride Minivan for Siler City!

This year’s United Way nonprofit allocations included support to Chatham Transit for a handicapped-accessible minivan dedicated to serve Siler City residents. To schedule a ride call (919) 542-5136.

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