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Monday, September 14, 2015
Incredible things happen when a community decides to collectively Be The One! Our 60th Anniversary Kickoff and Day of Caring was a tremendous success thanks to to the generosity of so many people. Nearly 24,000 MEALS were packaged in just shy of 60 minutes! Incredible! As a part of our Day of Caring, the meals were delivered to local food pantries...
Monday, September 14, 2015
We are partnering with Arx Mortis in Killen, AL to raise funds for our internal 211 program. As you know 2-1-1 maintains the area's comprehensive database of health and human services. Arx Mortis has agreed to donated $200 a night to 2-1-1 if we supply at least 8 volunteers. You would be dressing up and working in the haunted house for a great...
Monday, June 15, 2015
In partnership with Community Action Agency of Northwest Alabama, United Way of Northwest Alabama is kicked off the annual Day of Action with a Fan Drive for residents of Lauderdale, Colbert, and Franklin counties. The drive benefitted those who are elderly, handicapped, and families with small children who may find themselves without a proper...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
 VOLUNTEERS NEEDED for our upcoming Allocations process! The dates on which you will need to be available are as follows:- Initial informational meeting on January 28th from 4-5:30 pm at the Chamber. - Impact presentations from the agencies on February 18th, 19th, 25th and 26th. (Presentations will be held at 4:45pm and 5:15pm; dinner will be...
Thursday, October 23, 2014
United Way of Northwest Alabama will begin accepting applications from health and human service agencies for the 2015-17 funding cycle on October 24, 2014. Agencies who are interested in applying for funding must meet the following requirements: 1. Be a non-profit with a 501c3 status 2. Have a CPA audit or equivalent 3. Have an active board...
Thursday, August 21, 2014
Have you ever wanted to participate in a food packaging event?  This year, our Campaign Kickoff will consist of a hands on project that will directly impact your community by providing meals to 10,000 food insecure men, women and children in Northwest Alabama.  Our goal is to package these meals in ONE HOUR so we need YOUR help!  To volunteer,...
Thursday, May 1, 2014
Volunteering can be quite a humbling act. It can build lasting relationships and provide new experiences. It can be the driving force in a community that creates positive change and it can offer you the opportunity to see life from a different perspective. In short, volunteering can be one of life’s most remarkable teaching tools. Just by taking...

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