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Saturday, January 19, 2019
You’ve likely heard the adage, “Nothing in life is certain except death and taxes.” Well, thanks to United Way of Marion County at least one of those things is easier. United Way partners with industry leader H&R Block to help people easily and accurately file both their federal and state taxes through MyFreeTaxesTM. MyFreeTaxes is mobile...
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
The United Way of Marion County celebrated a record-breaking campaign year with their Campaign Celebration on January 16, 2019 at the Robert Mollohan Research Center. The 2019 campaign crossed over the half a million-dollar mark for the first time ever, raising $510,425 to help support our local community. Over 1,051 donors participated in the...
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
On November 27, 2018, know across the globe as Giving Tuesday, the United Way of Marion County received a $57,886.52 gift from Christ Episcopal Church of Fairmont, WV. “The need is great in Marion County and the United Way is incredibly fortunate for such generosity from Christ Episcopal Church. The leadership and giving Christ Episcopal displays...
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
After almost a year of planning, the United Way of Marion County held its second annual Market in the Park at Morris Park over the weekend, surprising everyone involved when the event brought in 2,500 attendants. The market was host to more than 30 local vendors and artisans, who set up at Morris Park among more than 400 Christmas lights. While...
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Over 40 United Way volunteers, representing 15 local companies and organizations, gathered Tuesday afternoon at the Disability Action Center to track the annual campaign progress. After all volunteers reported, United Way campaign results totaled $262,340 or 55% of the $475,000 goal for Marion County. Mon Power, the campaign’s largest workplace...