Frank Williams Jr.

...member and Elder of Reid Memorial Presbyterian Church. His civic activities included serving as Campaign Chairman of the United Way, past President and a Paul Harris Fellow of the Rotary Club of Augusta, and service on the Boards of the Boys Club...

CSRA Partnership for Community Health dissolving to let centers continue work

...year.The partnership has fulfilled its mission by helping establish health centers, disease prevention programs, a United Way health and social services hotline and various wellness programs, said Executive Director Gwen Durnell. Now, the well-established...

IT firm EDTS CEO Charles Johnson named Augusta-Metro Chamber of Commerce's Entrepreneur of the Year

...several nonprofit organizations in the area, including Boys & Girls Club of America, the Ronald McDonald House and United Way.After being handed a plaque during the chamber's event, Johnson dedicated the award to the 56 employees that work...

An old dog taught me a new trick about the importance of giving

...2014-15 campaign chairwoman for the United Way of the CSRA, I am grateful to that...others creates. The 44 programs that United Way funds at our 23 partner agencies touch...2014 campaign chairwoman for the United Way of the CSRA.)

Nonprofits examine effects of online crowdfunding on traditional giving campaigns

...Gold, executive director of the United Way of the CSRA, worries individuals...immediate need for a single-issue, the United Way says it looks at the big picture...one way to do that and it's the United Way," she said. "It's the one...

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...

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.

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...

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...

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...