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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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  • EITC, VITA, and United Way

    Working Families and EITC Awareness What would you do if you knew there was a proven solution that lifts millions of children and working families out of poverty each year… a tool that, at the same time, also improves child health and academic achievement, enables financial stability for hard-working families, and pumps billions of dollars back into local communities around the country? You’d...
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  • Taxes Filed Free Through United Way

    Book Now!  Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program It’s time to schedule your 2014 tax filing appointment! United Way can help you at any of our 12 site locations throughout Lee, Hendry, Charlotte and Collier Counties. Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) services will be available in the area beginning January 26. VITA is a FREE tax filing service available to individuals and families...
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We are thrilled to be in partnership with The Salvation Army on Project Dentists Care (PDC) and We Care of Lee County! ... See MoreSee Less

Project Dentists Care (PDC) joined We Care of Lee County; providing free dental care for qualifying Lee County residents. Founded by Salvation Army Advisory Board member Dr. Bill Truax 20 years ago, the clinic is supportedc by local dentists who volunteer their time. PDC is funded by the United Way and The Salvation Army and th Lee County Health Department. Contact We Care Dental at (239) 628-1454 Monday-Friday from 8:30a-4:30p

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Congratulations to our United Way Volunteer Center's inaugural class of Family #Mentors! They are ready to support the Children's Network of Southwest Florida re-unified Families! Visit our website for information on how to become a mentor and make a difference! ... See MoreSee Less

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

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Today is Publix Appreciation Day! Lee and Okeechobee Publix associates raised over $1.6 million this year for our United Way! If you are shopping today, make sure you thank the Publix Associates you see. Publix makes a HUGE difference in our community. Check out the pictures we're posting of all of our store visits. Thank you Publix! ... 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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