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Watch for holiday scams

...unfamiliar with.? Find out if the charity has their finances and services monitored by an outside agency such as the United Way, or check with the Better Business Bureau.? Charity watchdog groups recommend charities with about 80 percent of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-11-16/watch-holiday-scams
Good deeds

The charity golf tournament co-sponsored by Century 21 Larry Miller Realty and the Citizens of Georgia Power - Plant Vogtle Chapter raised $34,072 to benefit Easter Seals East Georgia and the United Way of the CSRA.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-18/good-deeds
Country music fans turn James Brown Arena sidewalk into campsite for Guitar Pull tickets

...are given away during raffles at area businesses in the weeks leading up to the event, which donates proceeds to the United Way.The lineup for this year's concert features Hunter Hayes, Joe Nichols, Thompson Square, Kip Moore, Dan + Shay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-19/country-music-fans-turn-james
Recent editorial on religious free speech obscures the real answers

...able to endorse candidates and would be willing to sacrifice their 501(c)(3) status.No other 501(c)(3)s (United Way, Audubon, Salvation Army, Goodwill, Americans United) are allowed to endorse candidates because contributions to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-08-30/recent-editorial
Georgia fifth, S.C. sixth in charitable giving

...donations, and we can't thank individuals enough for their contributions," said LaVerne Gold, the president of the United Way of the CSRA. "We still aren't where we were prior to the recession, but we're getting closer. This year, we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-06/georgia-fifth-sc-sixth-chari
Augusta's Guitar Pull concert to feature some of country music's hottest performers

...for Kids Campaign, an organization that works with the United Way. The Guitar Pull brings in the largest single local donation to the United Way annually, according to a news release.For more information...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-10/augustas-guitar-pull-
Be someone's superhero

...All you need to do is give to the United Way of the CSRA, which recently kicked...Christ Community Health Services.The United Way has been helping improve lives and...services and help older adults.United Way does more than just offer financial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-07/be-someones-superhero
United Way sets 'aggressive' $4.25 million goal

...issued a challenge Monday to help the United Way of the CSRA raise $4.25 million...superhero. Grab a cape and join the United Way giving league," said Hargrove...have already started their efforts.United Way board Chairman Zack Daffin, dressed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-25/united-way-sets-425-million-
Where you live: United Way campaign kickoff

Zach Daffin, of Express Employment Professionals, walks past a wall of balloons during the annual United Way Kickoff lunch.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-25/where-you-live
On the Move

...Helms College and Helms Career InstituteWork experience: He previously served as an AmeriCorps volunteer with the United Way.Education: Bachelor of business administration, Georgia Southern University; master of business administration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2014-08-09/move