2017 Goal Achieved

Special thanks to The Alcove and Brenneman Lumber for sponsoring United Way's Annual Meeting on February 22, 2018.  nearly 65 board members, partner agencies and community members were present as Kelly Brenneman, United Way director, shared highlights from 2017 partner agency programs, events, and festivities that helped achieve the $1 million dollar compaign.  Ryan Sponslor, Campaign Chair thanked the Knox County community for achieving the 2017 goal which will be used to investment $702,868 in 26 programs in 16 agencies in 2018.

Request a copy of  United Way's 2017 Accomplishments in the Live United Journal - 2017 Annual Report.

The Top 20 Corporate Campaigns were recognized for their continued support and commitment to United Way's community investments:

#1      Ariel Corporation = $475,691

#2      Kokosing Construction Co. = $89,122

#3      First-Knox National Bank = $60,751

#4       Kenyon College = $38,879

#5       Jeld-Wen Windows & Doors = $36,083

#6       Brenneman Lumber = $12, 810

#7        Knox County Employees = $12, 803

#8         Donley Ford Lincoln = $12,660

#9         Ohio Cumberland Gas = $12,000

#10        F. T. Precision = $10, 694

#11        Knox Community Hospital = $10,309

#12        Mount Vernon City Schools = $7,203

#13        Colonial Moose Lodge #2555 = $6,131

#14        Elizabeth Ring and William Gwinn Mather Fund = $5, 000

#15         Siemens Energy = $4,500

#16        Knox County Farm Bureau = $4,375

#17        United Way of Central Ohio = $4, 131

#18        Knox County Head Start Employees = $4,008

#19        Beatty B. Williams Trust = $3,535

#20         Glenn Hess Trust = $2,700