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Reading Parties Scheduled to Boost Summer Learning May 20, 2016
As a part of our community-wide We Read to Succeed initiative, United Way of Harrisonburg and Rockingham County will be hosting Summer Reading Parties throughout June and July in an effort to prevent summer learning loss. These fun-filled... Read More
Record Turnout for Day of Caring May 16, 2016
Despite periods of pouring rain, we had an outpouring of support at this year's Day of Caring on Wednesday, May 11.   The morning began with a Community Impact Celebration at Eastern Mennonite University, where we presented awards to LIVE... Read More
Day of Caring - Wednesday, May 11th April 20, 2016
It's that time of year again! United Way's annual Day of Caring is happening on Wednesday, May 11th. Come join hundreds of other community members to help make a difference where it matters most - right in the neighborhoods where we... Read More
Meet Catie! April 8, 2016
We are pleased to introduce you to Catie Sumner, our new coordinator of community impact.  Catie will help develop and strengthen partnerships to enhance our work in Harrisonburg and Rockingham County.   In this new role, she will recruit... Read More
United Way Seeks Director of Business Engagement February 29, 2016
As our strategies for community impact continue to evolve, our LIVE UNITED team is evolving with it.  United Way is seeking a full-time director of business engagement to serve in our downtown Harrisonburg office.  The person in this... Read More
United Way Seeks Volunteer Engagement VISTA January 26, 2016
As volunteer participation continues to increase in the community, United Way is recruiting a service-minded volunteer engagement VISTA to serve in our downtown Harrisonburg office.  The person in this position will build grant management... Read More
United Way Seeks Coordinator of Community Impact January 13, 2016
In keeping with a goal to increase the breadth and depth of our service in the Harrisonburg and Rockingham County Community, United Way is seeking a full-time coordinator of community impact to serve in our downtown Harrisonburg office. The... Read More
Smart Beginnings Shenandoah Valley Seeks Director December 17, 2015
Smart Beginnings Shenandoah Valley, a regional early childhood development coalition, is seeking a full time Director to lead its comprehensive school readiness campaign for our local children. Comprised of parents, educators and community leaders,... Read More
Thanksgiving Food Drive October 22, 2015
Partner with United Way, MillerCoors and Elkton Area United Services (EAUS) for our annual Thanksgiving food drive as we serve up to 350 families in need. You can help by participating in two ways: First, host a food drive in your workplace, school... Read More
Charles and Dorothy Wampler Society Reception October 19, 2015
Thousands of people impacted, hundreds of lives changed, and one hundred years of engagement are words that define United Way co-founder Charles Wampler Jr.’s legacy in the Harrisonburg community. On Tuesday Oct. 13th 2015, United Way honored... Read More