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With leadership from United Way of New York City, United Ways along the Eastern Seaboard have established the United Way Hurricane Sandy Recovery Fund to address near-term and long-term recovery needs of communities most affected by the...

Teachers and staff of the Lincoln County School District fully know what a quality education means for all students’ future. They also know that health and financial stability are important factors that affect one’s education. During the latest campaign for United Way, LCSD...

Day of Caring, United Way's annual county-wide day of community service, was held Friday, September 21. This year 345 volunteers from 13 businesses gave back to their community by providing much needed labor to complete projects for local non-profit agencies. 41 projects were completed, including: painting, yard work, and light construction....

United Way of Benton and Lincoln County is in a national competition for monies from Chase Community Giving.  We’re competing against 2500+ charities across the nation for a share of $5M and you can help us win so that we can help our local community more!  The voting period is now thru 9/19/12 1159PM....

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Willamette Neighborhood Housing Services has been running the Mortgage Payment Assistance Program for the Unemployed since March 7th. This assistance provides mortgage payments for 1 year or up to $20,000 – whichever comes first, plus an additional $5,000 to help pay past due amounts to bring loans current.

Of the 50 applications ($1.5...

In true spirit of caring, several local volunteers once again rolled up their sleeves to help during United Way’s 2nd annual Day of Caring in Waldport last Friday. With paint brushes and gardening rakes in hand, students from the Angell Job Corps and other volunteers, including a West Coast Bank employee, put a fresh coat of paint on the main...

United Way’s light blue volunteer t-shirt was once again spotted last Friday at the Lincoln City Cultural Center where help was needed to organize inventory and clean floors. Gary Slaven, a Portland resident but frequent visitor of Lincoln City, answered the call to help during United Way’s 2nd annual Day of Caring. Though the date proved a...

Lincoln County Children’s Advocacy Center needed help sprucing up the outside grounds at their center in Newport before a national re-accreditation site visit on April 17. Local volunteers were waiting to put on work gloves and lend a hand where they could. And Lincoln County’s United Way made a match happen during the 2nd annual Day of Caring...

Recent disasters, now covering more than a dozen states, are devastating the Midwest, East Coast and Gulf Coast. The United Ways of the Midwest and South Disaster Fund provides emergency assistance, such as help with food and shelter, as well as support for long-term recovery efforts in education, financial stability and health to rebuild lives...

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