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"Let's Get Ready for National Volunteer Week!" National Volunteer Week, April 12-18, is a time to celebrate our friends, neighbors and colleagues who give of their time and talent to advance the...
Posted at: 9:26 am Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Posted By: Elizabeth Ramsburg
"Donate a New (or Almost New) Book to United Way's Book Drive!"   Stark County community members have huge hearts. We thank you in advance for jumping into our Children’s Summer Reading Book Drive,...
Posted at: 11:08 am Wednesday, March 04, 2015
Posted By: Elizabeth Ramsburg
"Ways to Work is going mobile!" United Way of Greater Stark County is committed to helping working residents of Stark County get reliable transportation. We are excited to announce Ways to Work is...
Posted at: 2:59 am Thursday, February 26, 2015
Posted By: Flo Ginanni
National Earned Income Tax Credit Awareness Day - Friday, Jan. 30, 2015   "Are you eligible for EITC? Get it, and get it right with United Way's Free Tax Prep"   If you worked last year and had...
Posted at: 3:24 am Thursday, January 29, 2015
Posted By: Chrisann Leaman
"Nominate Today! Gold Key & DeHoff Awards"  One of my favorite volunteering quotes comes from Dr. Seuss: “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not...
Posted at: 4:20 pm Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Posted By: Elizabeth Ramsburg
"Make Tax Time a Budget Booster with Earned Income Tax Credit"   Every tax season, Stark County misses out on thousands of dollars in federal tax refunds that go unclaimed because 1 in 5 eligible...
Posted at: 12:03 pm Monday, December 29, 2014
Posted By: Robin Seemann
Can you spare $14 to help a neighbor? Campaign ends Dec. 11 United Way helps thousands of individuals in need each year. In fact, 1 in 3 people in Stark County are helped by your donations. Many of...
Posted at: 9:31 am Friday, December 05, 2014
Posted By: Carrie Clemens
"Volunteer and Help for the Holidays!"   Greeted by smiling faces, knowing you are valued and welcomed, giving and receiving special gifts during your visit and making new friends, is it a holiday...
Posted at: 4:12 am Thursday, November 20, 2014
Posted By: Elizabeth Ramsburg
Mini Golf for a Great Cause, Nov. 6 As winter approaches, there are some beloved activities that have to be put away for the winter.  Miniature golf is not one of them…at least not for United Way!...
Posted at: 9:27 am Monday, November 03, 2014
Posted By: Nicole Thompson
"We're Halfway Through 2014 Campaign - Here's How You Can Help"   We have officially hit the halfway mark of the 2014 Annual Campaign here at United Way, and things are abuzz with energy and...
Posted at: 9:47 am Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Posted By: Carrie Clemens