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Wednesday, November 11, 2015
For a community to be healthy and successful, its children and youth must be reflective of it. A key facet of the health of youth is ample opportunities to a stable education. In order to further develop the education of the youth and children of Knox County, United Way of Knox County provides investments to many community organizations that are... Read More
Friday, October 23, 2015
The Neighbors Helping Neighbors award was presented to LaShawn Small, United Way's Financial Stability Coordinator, at the Ohio Benefit Bank annual conference in September for her work and highly successful coordination of United Way’s Free Tax Preparation Assistance Program.  In tax year 2014, 507 individuals received counselor-assisted... Read More
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
United Way of Knox County is pleased to announce Kelly Brenneman as its new Executive Director.Following a statewide search, Brenneman was selected from 17 applicants.  She is currently serving as Director of Resource Development for the agency, responsible for executing the annual campaign, coordinating community events and establishing United... Read More
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
by Luisa Singletary, United Way Summer Associate“Everyone deserves a second chance.”A simple statement, but for those faced with the reality of rebuilding their lives after losing the precarious balance of financial stability, this can be the beginning of realizing they can reclaim their lives. In fact, many agencies in Knox County are working to... Read More

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