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For the next two months, all across this great community we’re fortunate to call home, thousands of donors and volunteers and hundreds of local companies will join with United Way of Greenville County to make our community a better place to live and work. 

They will do this by participating in our annual community campaign, which we kicked off Sept. 6 with a goal of raising $17 million for United Way programs and initiatives.

Supporting...

Posted: Wednesday, September 07, 2016 Related:

BOOST Greenville recently joined the Every Hour Counts National Learning Community, a group comprised of expanded-learning system-builders from 13 cities and regions from around the country. This National Learning Community will offer BOOST Greenville an opportunity to share our work with...

Posted: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 Related: Education

The recent announcement that GAIHN and United Ministries, two high-impact nonprofits serving Greenville County, have begun the process of merging is exciting and...

Posted: Tuesday, June 21, 2016 Related: Basic Needs | Financial Stability

In their small office tucked into a corner of Greenville Technical College, Adela Mendoza and Sara Montero-Buria of the Hispanic Alliance are hard at work focusing on a solution for a mounting issue in Greenville County: how to successfully connect Greenville County with the booming Hispanic population, and vice versa.  Businesses, government, the school system, the healthcare system, nonprofits, and the faith community are only a few of the systems...

Posted: Thursday, May 26, 2016 Related: Basic Needs | Education | Financial Stability | Health | Income

Last week, I wrote about the experiences I have had during my year of service and what brought me to AmeriCorps VISTA. Now, I would like to tell you how you too can join a 50-year-old program dedicated to ending poverty in your community. In 2016-2017, United Way of Greenville County will host the VISTA Bridges program, which will be aimed at lifting people out of poverty and supporting...

Posted: Thursday, May 05, 2016 Related:

“Order up!” I shouted at the top of my lungs, screaming at the bartender to come collect the plates I had just prepared and take them to the bar. It was approaching midnight, and I was tired. I had graduated from Furman University a year earlier, but was still working at the job that I had taken...

Posted: Monday, April 25, 2016 Related:

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