United Way News

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

United Way Golf Fundraiser Registration Open

April 12, 2019

Registration is now open for the 3rd Annual MUSC Health Florence Medical Center fundraiser to benefit the United Way of Florence County. $550 per team, includes lunch, mulligans, throws and door prizes. For a registration form stop by Florence Country Club, email russeljo@musc.edu, or call John at 843-674-2953. The year's tournament takes place at Florence Country Club! read more

Biggest Loser Contestants Paddle It Out With Naturally Outdoors

April 12, 2019

Even though they faced winds and the threat of rain, several contestants from the United Way of Florence County’s Florence’s Biggest Loser competition hit the water for the final physical event of the 2019 competition last Sunday. read more

Alzheimer's Community Forum - Tuesday, May 7th

April 10, 2019

The Alzheimer's Association will be hosting a Community Forum on Tuesday, May 7th at the Florence Center from 12-2pm and 5:30-7:30pm. read more

Students paint mural in one day for United Way of Florence

April 5, 2019

Students from two high schools and one middle school in Florence One Schools helped brighten the lobby of the United Way of Florence County by painting a mural. The mural was unveiled Tuesday night at the United Way office on Palmetto Street. read more

2019 Florence's Biggest Loser Results

April 1, 2019

Congratulations to our 2019 Florence's Biggest Loser contestants for losing 881 pounds, 245 inches, and raising $16,950 for the United Way campaign! read more

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