United Way of Clatsop County Kicks Off 2012 “Our” Community Campaign!


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For Immediate Release: Contact: Darlene Felkins

UW Office: 503-325-1961 uwccdirector@pacifier.com

Home Office: 503-861-1246 dfelkins@pacifier.com

United Way of Clatsop County Kicks Off 2012 “Our” Community Campaign!

On Sept 20th, the United Way of Clatsop County (UWCC) launched their 2012 fundraising efforts with a kick-off celebration at the CCA Regional Food Bank which operates as an Oregon Food Bank distribution center located at 2010 SE Chokeberry Avenue in Warrenton, OR. In the CCA Regional Food Bank network there are 9 pantries, 3 shelters, 9 hot meal sites, and several other sites and affiliated agencies. In attendance were representatives of the 12 agencies who receive funds from UWCC, showcasing their services to the campaigner’s. Campaigners are from local companies committed to running an In-House fundraising effort which goes towards UWCC’s annual goal. Jim Zile, Treasurer for United Way reported so far the campaign is at 20% of the $300,000 goal!
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Georgia Pacific Wauna Mill 2012 Campainer’s Tour of UWCC Agencies


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  For immediate release: $300,000 is the Goal set by United Way of Clatsop County’s board of directors for the 2012-2013 Annual Campaign. The campaign begins on September 20, 2012 with a Kick Off at the Clatsop Community Action’s Regional … Continue reading

Day Of Caring, Friday, September 21st, 2012

Day of Caring is a United Way event/ “volunteer work party” and this year Pat Burness, Director of Womens Resource Center has asked our local Coast Guard Station for help and they graciously accepted and will start at 0800 on Friday the 21st.  There are 3 projects planned including the two safe homes, painting, fencing and gardening.

If Interested in volunteering please call Pat at 503-325-4962