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Tuesday, May 18, 2021
United Way of Central Georgia (UWCG) will present the 44th Annual  Golden Eagle Awards ceremony Thursday, May 20th at 7 pm. The virtual event can be seen on the UWCG website. Since 1978, the Golden Eagle Awards have celebrated outstanding high…
Thursday, April 15, 2021
United Way of Central Georgia and Mercer University Athletics are excited to announce the return of 478 Sings United. The event will again celebrate and recognize the great musical talent in Central Georgia all while helping to give back to our…
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
United Way of Central Georgia (UWCG) announced today the promotion of Dr. Shelton Land to Vice President Education.  Dr. Land, a seven-year veteran of UWCG, will be responsible for overseeing the organization’s Birth to Eight initiatives that…
Thursday, April 8, 2021
Millions of Americans have yet to file taxes for the 2020 tax year. Some taxpayers may be putting off the annual duty because of the recent IRS extension until May 17th and some may not have filed because they get a yearly extension, but some people…
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
United Way of Central Georgia, alongside Mike and Nancy Kaplan, is proud to bring Merrie’s Closet to its first school in Central Georgia, Elam Alexander. Merrie’s Closet will be a clothing source for students in need. It will include khakis,…
Thursday, April 1, 2021
Today, United Way of Central Georgia announces the merging of its longtime prescription drug card, FamilyWize, with SingleCare, one of the nation’s largest prescription drug discount plans. Since 2005, United Way partner, FamilyWize, has worked…
Wednesday, March 31, 2021
April is National Volunteer Month and what better way to kick it off than with a great story of volunteerism and its effect on the community. Each year, thousands of volunteers with the United Way give their time and energy in Central Georgia to…
United Way FIRST STEPS hosts virtual Baby Book Club
Tuesday, March 23, 2021
United Way of Central Georgia Initiative FIRST STEPS will host its first virtual “Baby Book Club” this Friday, March 26th at 6:30 pm.  FIRST STEPS is organizing the event focusing on early childhood literacy alongside United Way’s Parents as…
Monday, March 1, 2021
United Way of Central Georgia is excited to announce that registration for our 2021 Pink Promise United Ace Classic powered by Butler Automotive Group is now open. The 3rd annual tournament will take place at Idle Hour Country Club in Macon on…
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
United Way of Central Georgia is seeking virtual volunteers for Read Across America Day on March 2nd. Although volunteering on Read Across America Day will look a bit different this year, the importance of spreading the love of reading is the same…