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Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Meet Necrissa Scott. She's been employed at United Way of Central Georgia's Most Generous Workplace, GEICO, for six years, but the path to get there hasn't always been easy. In this video, she shares how United Way of Central Georgia was there for…
Monday, October 21, 2019
        Macon, GA— 10/11/2019 —The 20th Annual “Lights on Afterschool” is a nationwide event that brings attention to the importance of quality afterschool programs for children. Evidence shows improvement in academic achievement, behavior and…
Monday, October 21, 2019
Macon, GA— 10/11/2019 — Registration is open for the 3rd Annual Jeff Smith Automotive and United Way of Central Georgia Champions 4 Children Golf Classic.  This year’s tournament is Thursday, November 7th and for the first time, will be played at…
Thursday, September 26, 2019
On Sunday, November 10th, legendary Country Music Hall of Famer, Ronnie Milsap will perform a benefit concert for two of United Way of Central Georgia’s initiatives: Pink Promise United and The MERRIE Christmas Project. The six-time-Grammy Award…
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
  United Way of Central Georgia, alongside Mike and Nancy Kaplan, parents of the late Merrie Kaplan, unveiled ‘The MERRIE Christmas Project’ in Merrie’s love for Christmas. The 45-year old Macon woman, Merrie Kaplan, was born with a rare genetic…
Monday, September 16, 2019
  United Way of Central Georgia hopes to “Toss out Breast Cancer” with the first ever PINK PROMISE UNITED Cornhole Tournament on Saturday, October 5th at Black Field at Mercer University followed by the 2nd Annual Pink Out Mercer Football Game…
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Did You Know? Macon, Ga. – United Way of Central Georgia (UWCG) has launched Pink Promise United, a new initiative that will provide breast cancer awareness, education, and screening mammograms for women with the fewest resources who are uninsured…
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
The RBI program has provided a path for many players to enter the college and professional game.  More than 200 RBI participants have been drafted by MLB Clubs throughout the program’s 26-year history, and many others were given the opportunity for…