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Thursday, October 18, 2018
During the first week of October, more than 75 participants gathered at United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County for Restorative Practices…
Thursday, October 4, 2018
One Teacher's Idea Met With Community Support... Late last year, our Resource Coordinator at Asheville Middle School was talking to 7th grade teacher…
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Meet Linnea Burgevin, United Way Resource Coordinator entering her third school year at Erwin Middle this fall, and our fourth year as an…
Friday, September 7, 2018
A long time volunteer and Peaks Society member, Hometrust Bank President and CEO Dana Stonestreet served as the chair of our 2010 Focused Initiative…
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…