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A Community Letter from President & CEO Laura Clark

February 4, 2019

United Way Family –   I stepped into my new role as president and chief executive officer of United Way of Central Carolinas in September…

How 2-1-1 Assists with Community Needs Every Day

February 1, 2019

While most people might consider an emergency a physical or mental issue in need of quick attention, what if the emergency can’t be solved by…

Career Advice Every Young Professional Can Follow

January 30, 2019

Young professionals have been key in developing the community we call home – sharing their voices and collaborating on philanthropic, volunteer and leadership initiatives.  …

Getting Financially Fit with Community Link

January 28, 2019

  Whether it’s instability due to a family crisis, unemployment or a history of financial hardship, we work every day with our network of partners…

Run, Walk or Play to Support United Way

January 24, 2019

Cabarrus Brewing Company, Uwharrie Bank and United Way of Central Carolinas are teaming up for March Forth with United Way, the third annual 5K fundraiser…

More than 1,200 Volunteers Assist Community at United Way MLK Call to Service

January 21, 2019

The cold, rainy weather didn’t stop Laila Sudler, 10, from finding a way to showcase her creativity while getting out of her house to volunteer…

Learning to Build a Culture of Equity and Inclusion with Tutor Charlotte

January 18, 2019

Diversity is one of the greatest strengths in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS) and in our community. CMS serves students from more than 160 countries, bringing a…

Let’s Chat! United Way Shares Its Financial Stability-Related Impact Work

January 16, 2019

United Way of Central Carolinas joined United Ways across the country on Jan. 16, 2019 for a #UnitedWayChat Twitter discussion to share how we’re helping…

The Impact of Joining United Way to Live United

January 11, 2019

United Way has always been about neighbors helping neighbors, as we envision a community where everyone can achieve their potential. It’s not a vision we…

United Way President, CEO Laura Clark a Leader to Watch in 2019

January 8, 2019

Each year, the Charlotte Business Journal’s editorial staff reflects on Charlotte’s top stories – including the biggest local newsmakers, people who’ve pushed the Queen City…