United Way News

57 Lives Can Now Be Saved!

August 9, 2019

The United Way of Florence County is very excited for the turnout we had for our first blood drive with the American Red Cross-Eastern SC Chapter and WMBF News on Wednesday, August 7th. read more

United Way 211 Report for June

August 5, 2019

During the month of June, the United Way 211 line for Florence County had 63 calls with 122 referrals made. Of those referrals, the Top 3 requests were for rental assistance, utilities assistance, and community shelters and the Top 3 providers were Lighthouse Ministries, Pee Dee Community Action Agency, and The Salvation Army. Continue reading for more details and data about the June 211 calls. read more

2019 Day of Caring Projects Now Available

August 5, 2019

Our annual Day of Caring has been a staple of the United Way of Florence County for 26 years. Last year, over 360 volunteers participated in works of volunteerism across our county! This year, our Day of Caring will take place on Friday, September 20, 2019. read more

Now Hiring - Campaign Director

July 18, 2019

The United Way of Florence County is currently hiring for the position of Campaign & Donor Relations Director. read more

Thank You To Our 2018-2019 CIC Members!

July 16, 2019

We were recently very excited to announce our funding recipients for the 2018-2019 campaign, but we would also like to recognize and say thanks to the group of individuals who volunteered their time to help make those decisions. read more

882,086 Reasons To Say Thank You

July 10, 2019

Thanks to donors like you who contributed to our 2018-2019 "Play A Starring Role" campaign, we are very excited to announce that the United Way of Florence County was able to allocate $812,300 in funding to 25 non-profit programs along with $9,950 in future grants plus $54,836 in Hurricane Florence FEMA Relief funds for a total of $882,086 to be used right here in Florence County! read more

The 4-1-1 on 2-1-1

June 18, 2019

The United Way of Florence County is excited to be able to again offer the services of 211 to all of the residents in the Florence County community. By contacting 211 by phone, through the app, or by going online, individuals in need of assistance can talk to a live specialist and be connected to a wealth of services and resources in our area. read more

Seminar Supports United Way With Pint Fundraiser

June 13, 2019

We recently hosted our first fundraiser night with Seminar Brewing and through your support, we were able to raise $114 for our campaign and those in need in Florence County! read more

3rd Annual MUSC Golf Tournament Benefits United Way

June 13, 2019

The Medical University of South Carolina Health Florence Medical Center held its 3rd Annual Golf Tournament Fundraiser for the United Way of Florence County on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at the Florence Country Club. read more

2018-2019 Company Campaign Award Winners

April 22, 2019

We want to extend a huge thank you to all the companies, organizations, and individual donors who donated to our 2018-2019 "Play A Starring Role In Your Community" campaign. With your support, we will be able to continue to fund our 17 partner agencies that help provide 24 life-changing programs to individuals in need in Florence County. A full list of all our Campaign Excellence and Campaign Award winners are below. read more