Social Responsibility

Thursday, March 26, 2020
Occasionally we ask a volunteer to write a piece for us, other times we learn about something they've created and ask if we can include it on our…
Thursday, March 19, 2020
  View the full press briefing below, or fast forward to the 00:09:21 time stamp to listen to Dan Leroy's presentation about United Way's role in the…
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
We are fortunate here at United Way. We get to see people at their best; we see them when they are raising their hands and saying “pick me, I’m ready…
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Jennie Eblen On Becoming Board Chair On February 19, 2020, United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County’s board of directors voted unanimously to have…
Friday, February 21, 2020
Celebrating Publix in Western North Carolina It's important for us as an organization to take a day out of each year, alongside fellow United Ways…
Monday, November 11, 2019
The choice to serve our nation through military service is not something to be taken lightly. The sacrifices made by the men and women who serve, and…
Friday, November 1, 2019
  Starting November 1, 2019 and running through the holidays until December 31, we're excited to partner with Barnes Noble booksellers at the…
Monday, July 1, 2019
United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County School Supply Drive 2019 608 students were identified as homeless in Buncombe County Public Schools…
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
It’s Publix Appreciation Day! As Western North Carolina welcomes its third Publix location this month, we’re excited to share gratitude for their…
Thursday, January 10, 2019
  Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. so wisely said,“Everybody can be great...because anybody can serve. You don't have to have a college degree to serve.…