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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
United Way of Lancaster County officially installed new officers as donors, volunteers, and advocates gathered for United Way of Lancaster County’s annual meeting at Eden Resort and Suites. An address by the US President of United Way Worldwide Stacey Stewart was the highlight of the gathering.  ...
April 24, 2013
  Today, Shawn “JAY Z” Carter, Budweiser and United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey and Live Nation announced the line-up of the 2013 “Budweiser Made In America” music festival. Following last year’s groundbreaking inaugural concert, the two-day festival features some of today’s...
April 11, 2013