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  • Jeannine Joy Named United Way President and CEO

    The United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee Board of Directors is happy to announce that Jeannine Joy has been named its new President and Chief Executive Officer, effective June 17, 2019. Joy, who has been with the organization for twenty-four years, will replace Cliff Smith, who is...
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  • United Way Day Of Action 6-22-19

    Be a Hero and Donate Blood at our 2019 United Way Day of Action. Blood supplies are critically low over the summer and we need your help in saving lives! There will be great prizes for donors as well as food and door prizes. This is a collaboration with...
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  • Long Term Recovery

    UNMET NEEDS COALITION & UNITED WAY OF HENDRY & GLADES RECEIVE RED CROSS GRANT The Hendry/Glades Unmet Needs Coalition and United Way of Hendry and Glades have received a grant from the American Red Cross which has allocated $500,000 for repairing and/or rebuilding Irma-damaged homes in Hendry and Glades...
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Catch our United Way's very own John Joy tomorrow in the Little League World Series final games today. He'll be on 2nd for the Consolation game (Japan and Hawaii) and Left Field for the Championship (Louisiana and Curacao) game for the Little League Baseball World Series on Sunday, 8/25. Catch the games on ESPN for 10AM and ABC for 3PM. He's volunteered for 15 years. Umpires are selected for a World Series after going through a lengthy, stringent selection process. Appointment as a member of the umpiring crew for a World Series is the highest honor Little League can bestow on an umpire. ... See MoreSee Less

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United Way Scooby-Doo Doo Good youth group making 400 PB&J sandwiches to feed the homeless this weekend! #DOOGOOD #SCOOBYDOO50 ... See MoreSee Less

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United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee Counties added a new photo — in Moore Haven, Florida.
United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee Counties

Allocations Team 4, led by Glades County School District Superintendent Scott Bass, in action today. They are reviewing Agape Home, Sunrise Community of SWFL, and Child Care of Southwest Florida ... See MoreSee Less

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Group photo - One Way! United Way!
Scooby Doo Service Event for Children Part 1 - held Saturday, August 17.
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United Way's John Joy will be umpiring at the plate tonight for the 7:30 PM Little League Baseball World Series game on ESPN. Join us in cheering on John! ... See MoreSee Less

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