Latest news from United Way

  • David Fry-United Way Campaign Chair

    David Fry of Vantage Construction Services and Dwell Florida, and a United Way Board Member, has been named 2015-2016 United Way Campaign Chair. As the Campaign Chair, Fry will lead the campaign with the assistance of thousands of volunteers working to meet the $9,385,330 fundraising goal. “Being asked to the chair the United Way Campaign is both an honor and a challenge.  It is a big...
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  • Become A ReadingPal

                ReadingPals Application ReadingPals help build a strong foundation for literacy and a love of reading. By giving just a small amount of time, you can help children develop the skills and enthusiasm for reading, which is critical to academic success.   United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee is recruiting volunteers to read to 4 year olds...
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  • Be A Family Mentor

    Be Family Mentor Today! The United Way Volunteer Center has officially launched a new Family Mentor Program to recruit volunteer mentors who will be trained and matched with parents who are ready to be re-unified with their children. Each Mentor will work to build a committed and trusting relationship with the parents to support them though this transition. The mentor will empower them to define...
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Join us on 9/10/15 for Spirit Day! Share your photos on Facebook, Support United Way, and get ready for the first regular season game of the year! ... See MoreSee Less

8 hours ago  ·  

United Way was proud to host the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce Women In Business Non-Profit Trade Show. ... See MoreSee Less

United Way was proud to host the @[214419220600:274:Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce] Women In Business Non-Profit Trade Show.

14 hours ago  ·  

Fyzical Fort Myers shared a link to United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee Counties's Timeline. ... See MoreSee Less

15 hours ago  ·  

A HUGE thanks to everyone who came out to Bonefish Grill yesterday to benefit United Way. Great food, beautiful atmosphere, and fantastic service. Thank you to Bonefish Grill for supporting our community! ... See MoreSee Less

Assorted images captured throughout the year...Thank you for sharing!

2 days ago  ·  

Come join us at Bonefish Grill tonight! United Way gets 15% of your check while you sit back and relax. Great drinks, food, and service in a newly remodeled restaurant. We've got a flyer for you! See you soon. ... See MoreSee Less

3 days ago  ·  

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Do you have diabetes? Are you at risk for diabetes? If you have high blood pressure, a family member with diabetes, or are overweight, you could be at risk for diabetes! For more information, contact United Way 211 by dialing 2-1-1 to ask about programs that can help!




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