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Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Due to the COVID-19 crisis, people are in dire need. Unemployment rates are high and people right here in our community are hungry. For the second month in a row, the COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund, five local faith organizations, and the Middle Georgia Community Food Bank came together to...
Thursday, June 4, 2020
  Today, in front of a crowd of health professionals, United Way board members and employees, United Way announced a record fundraising total for the 2019-2020 campaign, $5,208,497. The total surpassed the goal of $5.2 million and bested last year’s fundraising record of $5,139,778. In normal...
Wednesday, June 3, 2020
School is out for summer, but the push for grade level reading is still very strong in the summer months. United Way of Central Georgia, in partnership with Get Georgia Reading, is relaunching the Renaissance myON summer reading program.  Lasting through August 21st, the free, 24-hour personal...
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
At the onset of the COVID-19 crisis, the Community Foundation of Central Georgia (CFCG) and United Way of Central Georgia (UWCG) announced the Central Georgia COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund to provide funding to nonprofit organizations supporting people affected by the pandemic.     Today,...
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
The “478 Sings United” committee is excited to announce the addition of the “Redemption Round” to the contest. As eight musicians/bands continue to compete for the “478 Sings United” Grand Prize of $2,500, a performance at the opening Mercer Bears football game on September 12th as part of the 2020...
Monday, May 18, 2020
Since the start of local singing competition “478 Sings United” created by United Way of Central Georgia, Mercer University, Visit Macon, 100.9 The Creek and FOX24ABC16, local singers have helped raise over $37,000 to benefit the Central Georgia COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund. The fund is...
Thursday, May 14, 2020
At the onset of the COVID-19 crisis, the Community Foundation of Central Georgia (CFCG) and United Way of Central Georgia (UWCG) announced the Central Georgia COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund to provide funding to nonprofit organizations supporting people affected by the pandemic.     Today,...
Monday, May 11, 2020
The online grant application for the Central Georgia COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund is live on the Community Foundation of Central Georgia’s website. The Community Foundation of Central Georgia (CFCG) and United Way of Central Georgia (UWCG) announced the Central Georgia COVID-19 Response...