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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
Sign Up for Dreams In Action Community Tours September 21, 2015
Last year we asked, "What do you dream for our community?"   Because of you, dreams are coming true in our community every day. On Sept. 21-25, you can discover how! Sign up for the community tours we're hosting on... Read More
STUFF THE BUS BREAKS RECORD August 19, 2015
School Supply Drive Reaches New Milestone in 10th Year This year, “Stuff the Bus” turned into “Stuff the Semi” as a generous community came together to help prepare thousands of local students for school.  On August 7-9... Read More