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  • SRO Rewards Program

    United Way, in partnership with Lee County Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff’s Youth Activity League, and The School District of Lee County, has launched a new rewards program for elementary students. The program, which is currently being piloted at G. Weaver Hipps Elementary School, promotes good character development while also fostering...
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  • UNITED WAY OF LEE, HENDRY, GLADES & OKEECHOBEE LAUNCHES 2019-2020 CAMPAIGN

    Over 800 people celebrated the Kick Off of the United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee’s 2019-2020 Campaign at the Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall on Tuesday. The enthusiastic crowd cheered the announcement of the winner of a 2-year lease on a Scanlon Acura, and the total...
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  • UNITED WAY VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE PROGRAM SEEKING VOLUNTEERS

    The United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee is seeking volunteer tax preparers, interpreters, and greeters to help our Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) sites during the 2019 tax season. With the support of trained, IRS-certified volunteer tax preparers, VITA sites provide free tax preparation to individuals and...
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United Way took time to thank LARC, Inc for all their wonderful work for the community. We also had a blast at their Christmas Party and Market. All items for sale were made by LARC clients, including laser engraved items that are now available due to a 2018 Allocations Team Member's generosity. Santa even visited!! #LiveUnited #supportyourcommunity ##ourpartneragenciesrock
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United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee Counties added 193 new photos — with Special Equestrians, Inc.
United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee Counties

Pelican Preserve hosted their annual Holiday Cart Parade and featured *FOUR* United Way Partner Agencies!
Special Equestrians of SWFL
Alliance for the Arts
Florida Lions Eye Clinic
Guardian Ad Litem Foundation

What a fun event and great way to show support and raise awareness for our wonderful partner agencies! Thank you!!
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Look at this adorable pup!
Meet Katherine Grace. One of the newest members of our Seniors to Seniors program run through Beesley's Paw Prints and Gulf Coast Humane Society.
She's a *super senior* of 10 years and loves visiting the residents of senior centers in the area. Do you have a precious pup that you would think would make a good therapy dog? Contact Louise today at Louise@UnitedWayLee.org
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