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Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Author: Laura Elliot, Director of Community Schools, United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County  This work was originally published in, or is…
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
    Just five years ago, in the spring of 2013, United Way took on a team of Americorps interns to begin supporting Enka Middle School with after-…
Monday, August 6, 2018
  One pressing issue in western North Carolina for many years, has been and continues to be, access to affordable housing. In the last 180 days (May…
Friday, July 27, 2018
  We'd like to extend a warm congratulations to Mills Manufacturing Corporation, one of the world's largest military parachute manufacturers here in…
Friday, July 20, 2018
    United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County currently employs four Resource Coordinators who work full time in four Asheville City and Buncombe…
Friday, July 20, 2018
Campaign season will be upon us soon — and with it, a whirlwind of events, socials, and informational meetings. We wanted to share a bit about the…
Thursday, July 19, 2018
UNITED WAY CHAMPION AND ADVOCATE Ask Julie Smith about community and you’ll see her passion come to life. A self described advocate and Brand…
Monday, July 2, 2018
((PICTURED: Beloved former NC 2-1-1 coworker Danica Spencer's son lending a hand at Fill the Bus, part of the annual School Supply Drive.))  …