High school graduation news an important step forward

This article was written by Brian Gallagher, United Way President and CEO, and published on Linked In. The announcement this week that the U.S. high school graduation rate reached a…

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Community Council to Host Community & Veteran Career Fair

Are you a veteran or community member looking for a career? You’re in luck! A veteran and community career fair will take place on November 2nd thanks to Community Council—…

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United Way Worldwide Releases Annual Report

Did you know that there are over 1,200 local United Ways? While each United Way is unique and specific to the community they serve, each local organization shares a connection to…

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Letter: The United Way betters our community

As a member of the Alamance County community for eight years, I know how fortunate we are to have a generous and supportive community of volunteers, community-minded citizens and organizations…

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Great Alamance Auto Giveaway, Now A Double Car Giveaway

Want to win a new car? Know someone in need who needs a vehicle? This year, United Way of Alamance County is giving away two cars– one to a lucky donor…

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Job Opportunity – Community Development Administrator

Community Development Administrator (Planning Department) Annual Salary Range: $52,020.80 – $85,841.60 Post Available: 10/24/2016 through 11/18/2016 Apply online at: www.burlingtonnc.gov CITY OF BURLINGTON NC invites applications for the position of:…

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Job Opportunity – Community Development Technician

Community Development Technician (Planning Department) Annual Salary Range: $33,508.80 – $55,286.40 Posted 10/24/2016 – 11/18/2016. Apply online at : www.burlingtonnc.gov CITY OF BURLINGTON NC invites applications for the position of:…

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Leadership Alamance Community Learning Projects

We are now seeking Community Learning Project proposals to be considered by this year’s Leadership Alamance Class. Attached is this year’s project RFP for you to share with the boards…

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Free Documentary Showing of PAPER TIGERS on Wed @ 7pm

PAPER TIGERS follows a year in the life of an alternative high school that has radically changed its approach to disciplining its students, becoming a promising model for how to break…

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Community Council meeting Tuesday, November 1st

The next Community Council meeting is Tuesday, November 1 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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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.