School’s Out, And For Many Students, So Is Lunch

Where does your lunch come from? Avery Lill published an article, “School’s Out, And For Many Students, So Is Lunch” earlier this month, raising the question of what happens to the 30.3…

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Letter: Evolving United Way fills so many roles

This letter was first published on The Times News. Groucho Marx famously said he would never join a club that would have him as a member. I must say my own…

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Advocate! Earned Income Tax Credit Update

Angel, a mother of three, drives her children across town every day to school and day care. She then heads downtown for her job. This may seem like a normal…

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StoryWalk Update

It was just three months ago that Alamance County’s first ever StoryWalk® was celebrated with a kick-off at North Park in Burlington. The StoryWalk® at North Park already has a…

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Join us July 29th for our Tomato Sandwich Festival to benefit United Way of Alamance County! #TomFestAlamance Who: YOU! What: A tomato sandwich festival fundraiser When: Friday, July 29th Where:…

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Job Opening: Advocate Position

Family Abuse Services of Alamance County is currently hiring for an Advocate Position! Founded in 1981, Family Abuse Services is committed to zero tolerance of domestic violence. The agency will…

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Fundraising Opportunity – Community at SEI

We are extremely excited to let everyone know we are bringing back our Community at SEI opportunities this year. As SEI is in its busiest time of the year we…

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Corks and Crafts for CrossRoads

Join us at The Oak House for a great afternoon of Music, Craft Beer and Wine tasting in downtown Elon for a great cause! Proceeds from this will go to helping…

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Hiring Part Time Associate for Habitat ReStore in Mebane

Habitat for Humanity is hiring a part-time, 25 hour/week associate for the Mebane ReStore. The Mebane ReStore hours are Tuesday – Friday 9:30-5:30, Saturday 9-4. Saturday work is required; position…

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Dog Days of Summer Online Fundraiser with HSAC

Play in the Humane Society of Alamance County’s “Dog Days of Summer” Challenge and help us hit our goal for some much needed funds! It’s as easy as 1, 2….

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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.