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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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Today we welcome our first class of new VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Volunteer’s at Florida Gulf Coast University. There is still time to register for our next sessions in December! Join us UnitedwayLee.org/volunteer ... See MoreSee Less

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Thank you to all those who came out for the Trek Poker Ride on 11/3/19. Over $2,000 was raised for United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee. Thanks for showing us that you #SupportYourCommunity & #LiveUnited. ... See MoreSee Less

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Blood drive day two! FMHS "Greenies" are saving lives!
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Cyber Monday is coming up! While getting all the best Amazon deals- make sure to designate United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades, and Okeechobee as your favorite charity at AmazonSmile! It's easy and doesn't cost a dime! ... See MoreSee Less

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It's donor blood drive day at Fort Myers High! UW Volunteer Center is partnering with Lee Health to say thanks and recognize donors with a generous sponsorship from O'Donnell Landscapes. #LiveUnitedFL #LiveUnited #dogood #GiveAdvocateVolunteer #supportyourcommunity ... See MoreSee Less

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