Our Super Bowl 50 MVPs

This blog was originally posted by United Way here. On Sunday, the Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers will face off in Super Bowl 50. Two key players, Broncos’ Safety David Bruton,…

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Five Reasons Why Volunteering Should Be on Your New Year’s Resolution List

We are about one month in to the New Year. Have you kept your News Year’s Resolution to give to others in 2016? Here’s 5 reasons why you should volunteer…

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V.I.T.A. Appointments Available

Have you heard of our Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program (VITA)? United Way of Alamance County partners with local schools to coordinate tax volunteers to help prepare your personal income…

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5 Facts You Didn’t Know About Women’s Philanthropy

Women are where the power is – at work, at home, and in charitable giving. And there are some pretty incredible data points to back this up. United Way recently…

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Does Racial Wealth Disparity Hinder Entrepreneurship?

The United States is becoming much more racially and ethnically diverse. At the same time, it’s becoming more unequal in terms of wealth and income and the wealth and income divide is…

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Community Council Division Meeting Reminders

Income/Financial Stability Division will be meeting Monday, February 8 at 10:30 a.m. Health Division will be meeting Tuesday, February 9 at 3:30 p.m. Education Division will NOT meet this month…

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Tonight: ACAC Homeless Person’s Memorial

Please join ACAC for a Homeless Person’s Memorial Thursday, February 4th 6:00 p.m. Allied Churches of Alamance County 206 N. Fisher St., Burlington, NC 27217 All are welcome to a…

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T2T Presents: SLAM! Stories, Lyrics, Acting, & Music!

Saturday, February 13 7pm-10pm Cost: $3 per person OR $5 for 2 people! Ages: 13 & up Thataways Youth Center Enjoy an evening of entertainment from local teens and young…

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Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

For FREE Income Tax Assistance please visit the following link https://uwalamance.org/our-work/programs-services/ or and refer to the attached brochure. Download 2016-VITA-Brochure PDF

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NC Senate Bill 2: Religion trumps Responsibility under the Law

This issue, important to Pflag, remains in Federal Court. We will discuss at our February meeting, Tuesday, February 9, 7 pm, Elon Community Church. Last June the North Carolina state…

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United Way of Alamance County is a proud supporter of local agencies who are advancing our mission by providing services aimed at eradicating the social injustice issues of our area. We also run multiple programs in-house.

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Welcome To United Way of Alamance

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.