News

Friday, January 22, 2021
Macon-Bibb County Government, United Way of Central Georgia, and other organizations throughout the community will gather (socially-distant) Monday, January 25th at 10 am at Macon-Bibb County government Chambers to announce and celebrate two very…
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
Z Beans Coffee announced today that they will be hosting a profit share event across all Macon locations (Mercer Village, Cotton Ave. and Coliseum) on Friday, December 18, 2020 in which 10% of all profits for the day will be split between the Otis…
Monday, December 14, 2020
United Way of Central Georgia is excited to spread joy throughout Central Georgia through The Merrie Christmas Project for a second year. In 2019, hundreds of families benefited from the generous donations that poured into Central Georgia to make…
Monday, November 30, 2020
  United Way of Central Georgia is excited to announce a new initiative designed to ensure that every child, regardless of income, will have access to books.  Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library (DPIL) is a book gifting program that provides free…
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
United Way of Central Georgia is pleased to announce several opportunities to give support to The Merrie Christmas Project. For the second consecutive holiday season, UWCG and two local businesses have partnered to create holiday items and gifts to…
Monday, November 16, 2020
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act temporarily allows taxpayers to donate up to $300 to charity and deduct that from their 2020 taxable income. In the past (and including 2019 Federal Income Taxes), charitable contribution…
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
  The Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation, MLB-MLBPA Youth Development Foundation, Braves RBI – Macon, and the Macon Housing Authority (MHA) will dedicate the new field, named for a local coach (**surprise announcement at the dedication**), at Tom Fontaine…
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
The Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation, MLB-MLBPA Youth Development Foundation, Braves RBI – Macon, and the Macon Housing Authority (MHA) will dedicate the new field, named for a local coach (**surprise announcement at the dedication**), at Tom Fontaine…
Thursday, November 5, 2020
Registration is open for the United Way of Central Georgia and The Gibson Family Foundation 11th Annual Glad Rags Roaring 20’s Golf Tournament. The Tournament will start at 11:00 am on Friday, December 4th at the beautiful Club at River Forest in…
Wednesday, November 4, 2020
With the Recreation Centers reopening, the hours for distribution of personal protective equipment (PPE) are changing to align with the hours the centers will be open. For all recreation centers except the Elaine H. Lucas Senior Center, people can…