United Ways News

02/06/2017 - Seeking Applicant for AmeriCorps VISTA Position
We're seeking an AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteer In Service To America) interested in supporting and building the capacity of poverty elimination initiatives through United Way of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County. This VISTA position would work with a small, active, high-energy team to support volunteer recruitment efforts.Official capacities of the VISTA position include:Recruiting, training, and...
12/09/2016 - Volunteers Needed for Certification
Certification is a process that ensures that United Way funded organizations are managed effectively and meet United Way's standards of excellence. Once a potential funded community partner submits an application, a United Way volunteer certification team conducts an on-site visit with the organization's staff and/or board representatives. They then make certification recommendations to the...
12/06/2016 - Applications for Certification are Now Open!
Applications for certification are now open! United Way certification is the first step in obtaining grant funding from United Way.  Certification is an incredibly important process. Building and maintaining trust is an important component in creating change. Certification helps safeguard donors' investment in Harrisonburg and Rockingham County by ensuring that United Way funded organizations are...