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United Way Announces Tocqueville Society Chairs

Greensboro, NC (September 18, 2018) – United Way of Greater Greensboro is pleased to announce the new chairs of their Alexis de Tocqueville Society, Jane and Chris Trevey. Jane is a current United Way Board of Directors member and formerly chaired the Marketing and Communications committee. Members of United Way’s Tocqueville Society make an annual […]

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United Way of Greater Greensboro Opening its Second Family Success Center with Lead Partner, The Salvation Army

Greensboro, NC (August 20, 2018) – United Way of Greater Greensboro (UWGG) is pleased to announce it is expanding its Integrated Service Delivery approach to ending local poverty by partnering with The Salvation Army of Greensboro to open a second Family Success Center (FSC). The second FSC will operate at The Salvation Army Center of […]

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United Way Partners with The Culture Pushers for 96th Community Celebration and Campaign Kick-Off

Performances will include Shelby J who performed with Prince, and Sybil who has a US Gold Record, among others! (Greensboro, NC, August 17, 2018) – The community is invited to join United Way of Greater Greensboro and The Culture Pushers on August 30, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., at Revolution Mill in Greensboro for United Way’s […]

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United Way CEO Named Community Game Changer

The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro named United Way of Greater Greensboro President and CEO Michelle Gethers-Clark a Community Game Changer. The Community Foundation partners with the Greensboro Grasshoppers annually to recognize local residents who are making a big difference to our community. Recipients are individuals who have worked hard to make Greensboro an even greater place to live […]

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MeaningFULL Meals Collects 4,500+ Pounds of Food

If you visited the United Way office in July, you may have seen boxes overflowing with food items for our annual MeaningFULL Meals collection. Over 4,500 pounds of food were collected throughout Greensboro thanks especially to Morrisette and BB&T Triad Corporate Center who went above and beyond to support the cause. Five years ago, United Way and […]

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Artists United to END Poverty

United Way Partners with Local Grammy Winner, Fanatic To Produce Music Album, Artists United to End Poverty (Greensboro, NC, July 26, 2018) – United Way of Greater Greensboro is partnering with Greensboro native and Grammy Award winning record producer, Andreao “Fanatic” Heard, who represents the local music movement, The Culture Pushers to produce a music benefit album that will help United […]

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United Way Opens Funding Process, Asks for Letters of Interest

United Way of Greater Greensboro (UWGG) is opening its funding process and accepting Letters of Interest (LOI) from current and unaffiliated non-profit partners with programs that focus on increasing educational achievement or improving health outcomes. The shared outcome will be to reduce the number of children, adults and families experiencing the impact of generational poverty. […]

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Giving More Than a Donation

From a little boy on a basketball court to decades later serving his second term as our Board Chair, Gregg Strader’s experiences with United Way’s impact are foundational in his commitment to community. Gregg currently serves as the United Way of Greater Greensboro Board Chair and has previously served as Campaign Chair. Gregg led our […]

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The P.O.W.E.R. of Play

School’s out and over 100 kids are attending a summer camp for free thanks to generous supporters like you who donated to United Way’s Best Summer Ever. We’ve once again partnered with The Boys & Girls Club, YMCA and Proehlific Park to provide kids with a meaningful summer camp experience that will help them return to the classroom […]

United Way Welcomes New Board Members

On June 13, at its annual meeting, United Way of Greater Greensboro announced new Board and Campaign Chairs and donors voted unanimously to welcome six new members to its board of directors. New board members: Cherie Avent, UNC Greensboro Doctoral Student Manuel Dudley, Guilford Technical Community College Mandy Eaton, Cone Health Phil McCall, Greensboro Housing Authority […]