United Way News

When In Doubt, Superset It Out

February 5, 2019

Have you ever started to head to the gym with the intent of doing a killer workout that gets your heart pumping, burns major calories, and works your muscles? Sounds like a great idea, right? The only problem is that most of us have no idea what kind of workout we are going to do to achieve those goals.  You get to the gym, warm up, and then are ready to start, but you haven’t quite decided what exercises you are going to do. You decide to do a total body workout and just pick some exercises that you like and that aren’t too difficult. After an hour of working out, you decide that you’ve done enough and are ready to go home. This sounds like a good trip to the gym except you didn’t achieve that killer workout that you really wanted to do. read more

United Way Establishes United for U.S. Fund to Benefit Workers Impacted by Government Shutdown

January 23, 2019

United Way Worldwide today announced that it has established the United for U.S. Fund to benefit federal workers, contractors and others who may be impacted by the ongoing government shutdown. read more

United Way of Florence holds ribbon cutting after joining chamber

January 23, 2019

The United Way of Florence held a ribbon cutting on Tuesday celebrating its new membership with the Greater Florence Chamber of Commerce. read more

Russell Steps Up As Interim President

December 18, 2018

Kevin Russell is the interim president of the United Way of Florence County following a change of leadership in mid-October. read more

Celebrate #GivingTuesday with United Way!

November 27, 2018

Celebrate #GivingTuesday with United Way!   There's Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and now #GivingTuesday. read more

United Way Presents Check to the Florence County Sheriff's Office

November 14, 2018

United Way Presents Check to the Florence County Sheriff's Office   Here at the United Way of Florence County, we make sure that your donations impact pressing needs in Florence County; such as advocating and providing services for abused children. read more

United Way Presents Check to the City of Florence Police Benevolent Fund

November 5, 2018

United Way Presents Check to the City of Florence Police Benevolent Fund   After the terrible tragedy that happened to our community on October 3rd, we here at the United Way of Florence County and our Board of Directors felt that we needed to do something to support the brave men and women who protect us every day. read more

United Way Sends Out Star-Studded Cast of Volunteers

September 26, 2018

United Way Sends Out Star-Studded Cast of Volunteers by PHILIP MAENZA Published in The News Journal on 9/26/2018 Each year, United Way brings hundreds of volunteers together to complete dozens of volunteer projects on one day through Day of Caring. read more

Complete List of 2018 Day of Caring Projects & Companies

September 24, 2018

United Way of Florence County 2018 Day of Caring Below is a complete list of all the participating companies and the projects they completed for the 2018 Day of Caring. read more

Volunteers spring to action for Day of Caring in Florence

September 22, 2018

Volunteers Spring to Action for Day of Caring in Florence by LAUREN OWENS Published in the Morning News on 9/22/2018   FLORENCE, S. read more