Today Is National Voter Registration Day!

National Voter Registration Day is on September 27! United Way has signed on to be a Featured Partner with Google, Twitter, Tumblr and MTV. It looks to be the biggest…

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How Poverty Affects the Brain

Your zip code may contribute to your brain development, according to a recent study which found children exposed to violence and fear often lacked empathy as adults. Kids who grow up with…

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You’re Invited! Alamance County’s 2nd StoryWalk® Ribbon Cutting

You’re invited to a Ribbon Cutting Event to celebrate the second StoryWalk® in Alamance County, a new activity for the entire family. StoryWalk® combines the benefits of reading and walking…

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First Great Alamance Auto Giveaway Finalist Chosen

The Great Alamance Auto Giveaway is an exciting incentive program where for $60 per ticket, you have the chance to win a brand new car yourself and give one to an Alamance…

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New Resource: Racial Equity Report Cards for NC School Districts

As the new school year begins for the Alamance-Burlington School System, a new resource, “Racial Equity Report Cards for NC School Districts” by the  Youth Justice Project of the Southern…

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Community Council Meeting Tuesday, September 6th

The next Community Council meeting is Tuesday, October 4 at 12:00 pm in the Gathering Room at Twin Lakes. The cost for lunch is $10.00 if registered in advance (payable…

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Last Chance!

Great Cape Escape…you still have time to register!  Race starts tomorrow at 9am at the Elon University Health Sciences Building. If you cannot make it tomorrow you can DONATE! Prizes,…

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Free Documentary Showing of “The Hunting Ground”

Free showing of The Hunting Ground documentary that exposes the power issues behind why so few perpetraters are held accountable in light of the epidemic of sexual assaults on college campuses. This is…

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School Calendar Survey

The NC General Assembly’s Program Evaluation Division (PED) has been directed to examine how limitations on school calendar flexibility have affected school districts, school operations, and students during the past…

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Event Reminder: StoryWalk Ribbon Cutting Sept 29

We hope you will join the Education Division of Community Council and partners to celebrate Alamance County’s 2nd StoryWalk! Event details can be found HERE.

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Welcome to United Way of Alamance County

The Mission of United Way of Alamance County is:

to mobilize the caring power of our community to advance the common good.

To do this, we will:

lead collective action around bold goals in education, financial stability, and health.

More specifically, we will LIVE UNITED by:

-convening partners around shared community goals.
-aligning community giving, advocating, and volunteering to achieve the goals.
-supporting strategic work that advances the goals.