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  • 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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Today is the day! Join us at the new Bonefish Grill in Fort Myers for a day benefiting United Way. Print and show our flyer and 15% of your lunch/dinner check goes back to helping people in our community! See you there! ... See MoreSee Less

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We hope you'll make plans to join us tomorrow at Bonefish Grill tomorrow for lunch or dinner. Enjoy a great meal while supporting United Way! Share with your friends! ... See MoreSee Less

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Come join us for lunch or dinner at the newly remodeled Bonefish Grill on Monday. Bring this flyer and United Way will receive 15% of your check. Spread the word! See you there! ... See MoreSee Less

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Don't Gamble with your Health - Promoting healthy living through #volunteering at the Lee County Clerk of Courts Office #elvis ... See MoreSee Less

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

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Become a ReadingPal today. You do not need to be a reading specialist or experienced tutor to read to children. All that is needed is enthusiasm & a willingness to share one’s love of reading! ... See MoreSee Less

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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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