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 United Way of Lancaster County's Days of Caring are taking place on Friday & Saturday, September 6th & 7th. Close to 2,000 volunteers will spend the day helping local non-profit agencies throughout Lancaster County.      Projects are still available to interested volunteers.  To register...
August 27, 2013
United Way of Lancaster County, in partnership with WGAL 8 and PSECU, is now looking for local residents with a strong track record of volunteerism to be nominated for the 35th Annual Jefferson Awards.      Presented at both local and national levels, this prestigious award recognizes citizens for...
August 15, 2013
United Way of Lancaster County is kicking off its annual fundraising campaign earlier and in a new way. Five local organizations have agreed to be part of United Way’s inaugural Trailblazer Campaign to conduct an early campaign. Armstrong World Industries, Susquehanna Bank, RR Donnelley, Lancaster...
August 12, 2013
Adrienne Washington starts as vice president of United Way of Lancaster County on July 1.   It's been just under a two-year journey for her at the agency, where she began as the volunteer center director.   The rise is a testament to the United Way's leadership development program, she said.  ...
June 24, 2013
The Rotary Summer Youth Experience (RSYE) Committee has announced a $20,000 investment in summer youth programs for 2013. RSYE is a partnership between the Rotary Club of Lancaster and United Way of Lancaster County, and provides at-risk Lancaster County youth (ages 5-17) with summer experiences...
May 24, 2013
 Lancaster Newspapers has won back the coveted Trike Race trophy from 2012 champion, NxtBook Media, at United Way of Lancaster County’s 15th Annual Trike Race in Lancaster Square.   Each year, friendly but fierce competition ensues as teams race tricycles relay style in an effort to raise awareness...
May 23, 2013
On Tuesday, May 21st, teams from thirteen local companies will compete for glory once more in United Way’s 15th Annual Trike Race. The event, which started in 1999, aims to raise awareness about United Way of Lancaster County through a friendly, fun competition.  It has, however, grown to be a...
May 16, 2013
Comprehensive guides for Pre-school Programs and Summer Camps throughout Lancaster County are now available in print and for free online. The guides have been released to the public through Pennsylvania 2-1-1 East, a free information and referral program of United Way of Lancaster County.    The...
May 13, 2013
The National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) will conduct its 21st annual food drive to combat hunger on Saturday, May 11. Letter carriers will collect non-perishable food donations on that day as they deliver mail along their postal routes.   It is the nation’s largest single-day food drive...
May 7, 2013
 United Way of Lancaster County’s local Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program officials announced the results of a record-breaking year of free tax preparation. Almost 200 community members, students, and retirees volunteered a total of 7,323 hours at 19 VITA tax site across the county...
May 1, 2013