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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 attendance among children who participate in...
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 two local golf courses: The Club at River Forest and...
Wednesday, October 9, 2019
  T-shirts are available 2 for $25 or 1 for $15. Proceeds benefit United Way of Central Georgia initiative, Pink Promise United.  Pink Promise United enables uninsured and under-insured women to get mammograms. CLICK HERE to get your t-shirt today!
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
The annual Jeff Smith Auto Raffle is back for it’s 12th year. Jeff Smith Auto has partnered with United Way of Central Georgia to raffle off a new vehicle to the 2019-2020 raffle winner. The winner will be drawn on January 10th and will have their choice among 6 new vehicles including: 2020 Ford...
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 winning singer has had 40 No. 1 country hits, a...
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
  Marine veteran Anthony Maggio has had his share of hardships. Born to drug-addicted parents, he spent his childhood bouncing around different foster homes and dealing with abuse at home. When he turned 18, he couldn't wait to join the Marines. Within a year of joining, he was deployed to Iraq...
Thursday, September 19, 2019
(Veteran Navigator, Daniel Charles, and Veteran, Freddie Stubbs)   September is National Suicide Prevention Month, but across the United States, suicide rates have hit alarming heights. According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), the national suicide rate increased by more than 25% between...