The Mission of United Way of Alamance County is:

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


UWAC Intern Reflection: Not a “Goodbye” but a “See You Later”

Over the past 8 weeks, I have spent my Elon Human Services Studies Internship placement working under the Director of Community Impact at UWAC, April Durr. Working closely with April…

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UW Surprises Winner with Car

BURLINGTON, N.C. (December 1st, 2016)- Diane Shipmon was in the middle of teaching in Alamance Community College’s ABLE program; something she has done for the past 8 years, when she…

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County’s 3rd StoryWalk to be Unveiled 12/2 in Elon

A ribbon cutting event is planned to unveil the county’s third StoryWalk. The ceremony will be held at 5 p.m. Friday, December 2nd at Beth Schmidt Park in Elon, prior…

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United in Gratitude

This November, we shared images on our Facebook page for our #UnitedinGratitude series, where we thanked the many partners, volunteers, and donors who make our community impact work possible year-round. To…

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The Hero Effect

Looking for a new show to watch? The Hero Effect is an uplifting docu-series that tells the stories of ordinary individuals who are making extraordinary differences in their communities. Each…

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Alamance Partnership for Children 2nd Quarter Newsletter

Check out our 2nd quarter newsletter for the Alamance Partnership for Children to learn more about: The 2016 Family Holiday Celebration The Partnership’s upcoming 100,000th Dolly Parton Imagination Library Milestone Incredible…

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Another Survey…Please help us!

Alamance County Public Libraries is in the midst of our strategic planning process. We are committed to providing relevant resources and materials to our community for many years to come,…

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Christmas Tree Competition! hosted by Kearah’s Place

Christmas Tree Competition! hosted by Kearah’s Place Where: Holly Hill Mall in Burlington, NC When: Competition held Week of December 11 – 17, 2016 Groups & Non-Profit Organizations enter their…

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Survey for Local Faith Based Education Organization, Chance to Win $500

A local faith based education organization would like your feedback on what drives your involvement in organizations like theirs.  If you complete the survey you will be entered into a drawing…

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Property Available at Bargain Price

A former Alamance County resident (now living in GA) owns 3 tracts of land that she would like to sell.  She is willing to accept bargain prices if the property…

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