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Monday, July 10, 2017
Macon (July 10, 2017) – Community champion and Macon sports icon Jaime Kaplan has joined the United Way of Central Georgia (UWCG) to build and deepen relationships with major individual donors. As Director of Philanthropy, Kaplan’s primary focus will be to nurture connections and further develop...
Monday, July 3, 2017
Milledgeville, GA (June 21, 2017) – The United Way of Central Georgia and Americorps Vista donated books to dozens of kids in Baldwin and Jones counties. The reading initiative to encourage those children to continue learning while school is out was part of United Way’s national Day of Action...
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
August 31, 2016 - Experience Corps is an intergenerational volunteer-based tutoring program helping children improve their reading literacy and confidence. Tutoring can have a positive effect not only on the student, but on the volunteer and community as well. If you desire to help the children of...
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
August 31, 2016 - Read2Succeed is a tutor-based program, dedicated to helping kindergarten through third grade students improve their reading skills. This program is open to volunteers ages 18 and older. From September to April, the volunteer will tutor one hour a week. This will not only benefit...
Thursday, April 21, 2016
April 20, 2016 - Central Georgia – United Way of Central Georgia is excited to announce the expansion of their KickStart Reading Initiative.  This initiative will serve eight Central Georgia counties, with more than 15,000 new books be given to elementary students. As part of KickStart Reading,...
Thursday, March 17, 2016
March 17, 2016 – AARP Foundation, a grantee of the Social Innovation Fund, awarded a generous subgrant to United Way of Central Georgia to help grow Experience Corps, the evidence based AARP Foundation literacy program that improves the reading skills of children, enriches the lives of volunteer...
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Macon, GA – Today, United Way of Central Georgia reported that the organization had exceeded its fund raising goal of $5 Million by raising $5,009,404 in 2015. The announcement was made by 2015 Campaign Chairman Eddie Norris, President & CEO of CB&T Bank, at United Way’s Annual Meeting and...
Thursday, April 2, 2015
Macon, GA – United Way of Central Georgia recently presented their first ever Lt. Randy Parker Memorial Volunteer of the Year Award.  The award was named in memory of Macon-Bibb Fire Fighter, Lt. Randy Parker, who heroically gave his life in the line on duty.       “Lt. Parker served as a United...