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Wednesday, April 29, 2020
Five local churches, the Middle Georgia Community Food Bank and the Central Georgia COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund are partnering together for a massive food distribution effort this Saturday, May 2nd, 11 AM until the food is all distributed…
Tuesday, April 14, 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 affected by…
Tuesday, April 7, 2020
United Way of Central Georgia and Mercer University Athletics, alongside Visit Macon and 100.9 The Creek, are excited to announce a partnership in the first-ever 478 SINGS United. The event will celebrate and recognize the great musical talent in…
Thursday, March 26, 2020
Cox supplied this information to United Way to ensure those in Central Georgia have access to the internet during the COVID-19 crisis.   "Cox is supporting the FCC’s Keep America Connected initiative as part of the company’s ongoing coronavirus…
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
The Community Foundation of Central Georgia (CFCG) and United Way of Central Georgia (UWCG) have established the Central Georgia COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund to provide funding to local nonprofits which will support people and organizations…
Thursday, March 19, 2020
    With the ever-growing concerns over COVID-19 (coronavirus-2019), United Way of Central Georgia has made the difficult decision to suspend the Golden Eagle Awards program. Our day-to-day lives are continuing to change due to government-mandated…
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
This week, March 8-14th, United Way of Central Georgia joins thousands of Americans across the country to celebrate the valuable contributions of the AmeriCorps members who pledge to “get things done” for our nation as part of the annual AmeriCorps…
Thursday, March 5, 2020
As we’ve reached the middle of the school year in Central Georgia, United Way of Central Georgia’s READ UNITED program is proud to release our mid-year progress report.    The READ UNITED team kicked off the 2019-2020 school year with the highest…
Thursday, February 27, 2020
  United Way of Central Georgia is seeking volunteers for Read Across America Day on March 2nd, also known as Dr. Seuss' birthday. We need at least 100 volunteers to read to students at Bibb County, Houston County, Peach County, Crawford County,…
Monday, February 24, 2020
  Jimmy Carroll hadn't smiled since he was a teenager. Like many, he had his share of troubles in his youth. He suffered from drug addiction after his mother's death, which led to the loss of many of his teeth and even led to a stroke a couple…