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Monday, September 21, 2020
United Way of Central Georgia Board of Trustees’ Jeff Battcher will have a front row seat (cut-out style) through the Atlanta Braves’ final homestand this week in recognition of his many contributions to the Central Georgia community. According to a…
Friday, September 18, 2020
United Way and FamilyWize, a prescription discount service helping communities in need, announce a partnership with Walgreens to offer free flu vaccinations in communities across Central Georgia. The free flu vaccine voucher is available to anyone…
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
    Everybody does it: a quick scroll through social media newsfeeds. You see a post you like, so you “Like” it. Sometimes you may even comment or share it. It helps spread the message, but United Way needs people to “Do more than click like.” The…
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
United Way of Central Georgia initiative, Pink Promise United, raised A RECORD $135,000 at yesterday’s ACE Classic powered by Butler Automotive at Idle Hour Country Club in Macon. The combination golf, tennis, and bridge tournament was originally…
Friday, August 21, 2020
United Way of Central Georgia is excited for golfers and tennis players to return to Idle Hour Golf & Country Club in Macon this Monday, August 24th for the 2nd Annual Pink Promise United ACE Classic powered by Butler Automotive Group. The…
Thursday, August 13, 2020
Thanks to a longstanding relationship between United Way Board of Trustees member, Jeff Battcher, and leadership at Amazon, Amazon has so generously made one of their single largest donations ever to a community. The company donated 706 Amazon Fire…
Friday, August 7, 2020
School is preparing to go back in session across Central Georgia and United Way of Central Georgia’s READ UNITED initiative kicks off its sixth year with Central Georgia schools in a handful of weeks. READ UNITED is aimed at improving youth literacy…
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
Essential workers at hospitals across Central Georgia have worked long hours, long days and extra shifts to help take care of the influx of COVID-19 patients. From nurses and doctors to administration and staff, they are putting themselves in the…
Thursday, July 23, 2020
United Way of Central Georgia is excited to announce the hiring of Dr. Sundra Woodford in the dual role of OneMacon! Neighborhood and United Way Community Engagement Project Manager. This position is a collaborative joint venture between United Way…
Tuesday, July 21, 2020
United Way is thrilled to announce the virtual Golden Eagle Awards ceremony will take place tonight, July 21st at 7 pm on the United Way of Central Georgia website. United Way of Central Georgia took the reins of the Golden Eagle Awards earlier this…