News

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…
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’…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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…
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)…
Friday, May 8, 2020
As Central Georgia businesses begin to reopen and community members start to venture more into public, government leaders and health experts are encouraging the public to continue to exercise caution and protect their health. The public is…
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
    On March 23rd 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…