United Ways News

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...
11/22/2016 - #giveabook on #givingtuesday
 United Way of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County is very thankful for our 4,000+ donors.They provide us with the crucial funding to support 44 programs in our area targeted at imporving the education, financial stability, and health of our local community. This year we will be joining the #givingtuesday movement to hopefully increase this number and reach out to those who may not be giving.  For...