Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Columbia, S.C. (June 25, 2019) – Terminix Service, Inc., a longtime United Way of the Midlands supporter, completed its annual employee giving campaign raising more than $129,000, a 20 percent increase over prior year’s donations.
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Columbia, S.C. (June 18, 2019) – The City of Columbia charitable giving campaign has concluded with employees raising more than $50,000 to support United Way of the Midlands.
Monday, June 10, 2019
Columbia, S.C. (June 10, 2019) – Wells Fargo today presented United Way of the Midlands with a corporate gift of $75,000 to support local early childhood literacy efforts.
Friday, May 3, 2019
Columbia, S.C. (May 2, 2019) – The South Carolina State Employee Charitable Giving Campaign has concluded with more than $218,000 raised for United Ways across the state, and almost $150,000 of that will go to improve education, economic mobility and health for Midlands residents.
Monday, April 29, 2019
Martha Eline is a well-seasoned MRC tutor. In her eighth year at Sandel Elementary, Martha has met handfuls of bright young minds ready for the love and dedication of an MRC tutor. For Martha, tutoring is very personal.
Columbia, S.C. (April 24, 2019) – Theodore & Associates announced donations from its quarterly referral program “Commit to Cola” will support United Way of the Midlands.
Monday, April 22, 2019
According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, more than 200 million Americans are at risk of some flooding in 2019. Additional spring rain and melting snow will prolong and expand flooding, especially in the central and southern states.
Friday, April 12, 2019
Columbia, S.C. (April 12, 2019) – Enterprise Holdings, a longtime supporter of United Way of the Midlands, closed its annual campaign raising more than $196,000, an increase of 26 percent over last year’s results.
Friday, April 12, 2019
D.E.A.R. stands for "Drop Everything and Read," a national celebration of reading designed to remind families to make reading a priority activity in their lives. National D.E.A.R. Day celebrated every year on April 12th.
Columbia, S.C. (April 10, 2019) – United Way of the Midlands announced today it has received a grant from the BlueCross® BlueShield® of South Carolina Foundation, an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, to fund WellPartners Adult Eye Clinic.
Monday, April 1, 2019
It’s interesting to see how much a person’s perspective of an organization can change when they step out of the boardroom and into the field of nonprofit work. When Paul Fant started interacting with United Way through hands-on activities instead of a leadership position, he realized he was missing so much of United Way of the Midlands’ story.
Monday, March 18, 2019
Meet Jill Raedels of Snip-its Haircuts for Kids (Locations in Lexington and Columbia) Tell us about your business and what you do.
Columbia, S.C. (March 13, 2019) – United Way of the Midlands recognized hundreds of organizations and individuals for their generosity at its annual Live United Awards ceremony on Thursday, March 7 at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center.
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Give back during United Way of the Midlands’ annual Volunteer WeekVolunteer registration opens March 6
Thursday, February 28, 2019
Columbia, S.C. (February 28, 2019) – United Way of the Midlands honored Edward W. Mullins, Jr. as the 2018 Humanitarian of the Year at its annual dinner and award ceremony on Thursday, February 21, 2019 at the University of South Carolina Alumni Center.
Need Help? Call 2-1-1
Dial United Way 2-1-1, 24 hours a day / 7 days a week for information on non-emergency human service needs.Learn more »