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April 2019

  • Prepare & Protect Yourself from Natural Disasters

    04/22/2019

    Two of the biggest challenges many of our Midlands neighbors have faced to rebuilding and returning home after the 2015 flooding: no insurance coverage for flood damages and losing precious repair funds to contractor fraud. Find out how you can prepare for natural disasters.

February 2019

  • File your taxes for free with MyFreeTaxes.com

    02/05/2019

    In 2019, United Way celebrates the 10th anniversary of helping people easily and accurately file their federal and state taxes through MyFreeTaxes. MyFreeTaxes is a free, safe and easy way for individuals or households earning less than $66,000 to file federal and state taxes.

January 2019

November 2018

  • Women in Philanthropy Leadership Breakfast

    11/29/2018

    We are excited to announce that our 6th Annual WIP Leadership Breakfast will be held on December 12, 2018 at 8 AM at the Palmetto Club featuring special guest speaker Dr. Shelley Canright, former manager of NASA’s K-12 STEM education program. Click here to buy tickets and learn more.

  • 2019 Point-in-Time Count

    11/29/2018

    United Way's annual Homelessness Point-in-Time (PIT) Count is in January!

    What is the PIT Count?

    During the PIT count we survey the community, count the number of people experiencing homelessness over a specified period. We then gather information on the demographics and service needs of the local homeless population.

October 2018

  • Buy a Holiday Wreath to Benefit Homeless No More

    10/22/2018

    Believe it or not, the holiday season is just a few weeks away! Order a beautiful wreath to hang on your front door (or anywhere else!) while making a difference for the families living at Homeless No More.

    The deadline to order is Thursday, October 25.

    All wreaths can be picked up or will be delivered after Thanksgiving. 

  • United Way of the Midlands launches Small Business Alliance

    10/17/2018

    The new membership program and affinity group was created to connect small business owners with each other while creating long-term change.

  • 3rd Annual Breaking Barriers Employment Resource Fair

    10/01/2018

    United Way of the Midlands and Richland Library will host its third annual Breaking Barriers Employment Resource Fair October 23 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

    In partnership with the Midlands Area Consortium for the Homeless (MACH), this event will be held at Richland Library located at 1431 Assembly Street.

August 2018

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