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We love puttting the spotlight on some of our standout volunteers and donors. Kathy Volatile is one of those people. She has been a great supporter of our work and Women United and we hope you get... Read More
Friday, July 14, 2017 - 4:26pm
When asked to identify a transformational moment from 2016, Marla Browne, our teammate and NC 2-1-1’s Asheville Call Center director, didn’t hesitate; “Hurricane Matthew” was her response. This is... Read More
Friday, June 2, 2017 - 3:53pm
United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County is a co-founder and ongoing supporter of WNC Nonprofit Pathways. This organization is dedicated to the ongoing support and cultivation of the nonprofit... Read More
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 4:39pm
Last week, Duke Energy had over a dozen volunteers working out at Owen Middle School. Volunteers spread a base layer of mulch on a soon-to-be ropes course, as well as built some low elements of the... Read More
Monday, May 15, 2017 - 3:19pm
Here at 50 South French Broad avenue, United Way staff work in the bottom quarter of the building. The rest of the building is rented by tenants from non-profits and businesses. Each month, we will... Read More
Monday, May 1, 2017 - 10:18am
People who give of their personal time to care for others are among some of the best people in the world. Here at United Way, we get to meet a lot of those folks and we try to shine a spotlight on... Read More
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 9:41am
Did you know that across our nation, 7,000 students drop out every school day, but new evidence suggests that the make-or-break moment for high school dropouts may actually occur in middle school.... Read More
Monday, April 17, 2017 - 10:05am
Today was Career Day at Enka Middle! In all, we had 30 speakers representing a wide array of careers – doctor, engineer, auto mechanic, wildlife officer, physical therapist, county commissioner, chef... Read More
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 3:47pm
People who give of their personal time to care for others are among some of the best people in the world. Here at United Way, we get to meet a lot of those folks and we try to shine a spotlight on... Read More
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 11:15am
For the fourth year in a row, we had a pretty big incentive for donors. Paramount Kia of Asheville donated a new Kia Soul and it helped increase new donations to the Community Investment Fund. Anyone... Read More
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 3:13pm

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