More than 300 join allocations

The United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades and Okeechobee Counties recently finished the allocations process in Lee County. More than 330 volunteers on 20 teams spent 34 days and 3,100 hours visiting 61 agencies and reviewing 166 programs. “The task of the Allocations Committee is a challenging, demanding, and rewarding...
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2014-15 goal: $8.89M

The United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades and Okeechobee Counties recently released the 2014-15 campaign goal for Lee County — $8,890,994. The campaign chair leading the way to reach that goal is Buddy Kubesh of Publix Super Markets. This year’s campaign goal was announced just after the allocations process...
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Food pantry goes mobile in Lee

With school out for the summer, many parents struggle to provide 10 additional meals for their children each week. At the same time, summer means a spike in seasonal unemployment in Southwest Florida, leaving more families with less money for food and there is less local produce available, so the Harry...
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Summer Golf Series under way

The United Way of Lee, Hendry, Glades and Okeechobee Counties is once again planning a Summer Golf Series at River Hall Country Club. The series includes three scrambles on May 31, Aug. 9, and Oct. 11. The cost is $70 per event per player or $195 for all three...
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Welcome to our new website

Welcome to the new unitedwaylee.org website. We think you will find our new site much more streamlined, easier to use and full of helpful information and resources. You find the same things as on our previous site but much more. We invite you to participate in our new website...
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