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ALVIN GOULD MAKES GENEROUS DONATION TO UNITED WAY OF CHARLOTTE COUNTY At a quiet gathering where the guests discussed the ground breaking effects that collective impact initiatives will have on the education, financial stability and health of Charlotte County, Punta Gorda philanthropist Alvin...
Posted at: Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 9:35am
We're Taking on Poverty and Here's Why The United Way of Charlotte County recently decided to focus our mission on poverty, more specifically on leading the united effort to eliminate poverty by investing in our community.  But what does that mean?  And why is poverty such an important issue when...
Posted at: Friday, September 9, 2016 - 12:30pm
Please join us for a Community Conversation about health and human services in Charlotte County.  
Posted at: Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 12:32pm
Job Opening with the United Way of Charlotte County Part-Time Administrative Assistant Position Available (click on link for job posting/description) Candidates who meet the minimum qualifications may email a resume to or deliver to 17831 Murdock Circle, Port...
Posted at: Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 12:24pm
2nd Annual Fabulous Florida Feast For our 50th Birthday Celebration, come Feast on Florida culinary favorites; enjoy the music of Still Friends and Perry Street Project; and try your hand at our Florida Trivia contest. All of this at one of the best locations in town - the Laishley Pavilions. We...
Posted at: Monday, January 11, 2016 - 2:28pm
Our Board President recently wrote a letter to the editor that explains very simply the support and oversight we receive from the United Way Worldwide! Thank you Sue Sifrit! December 29, 2015 Attention: Charlotte Sun Herald Editor In a recent letter to the editor the author decried the salary of...
Posted at: Monday, January 4, 2016 - 10:06am
As we embarked on our 50th Birthday Campaign, the United Way of Charlotte County identified a new mission to “lead the united effort to eliminate poverty by investing in our community”. Our Birthday Wish is a community without poverty. With 40% of the people living in Charlotte living on the edge...
Posted at: Wednesday, December 23, 2015 - 10:13am
United Way of Charlotte County Has Reached the GuideStar Gold Level Profile as a Demonstration of Its Commitment to Transparency United Way of Charlotte County achieved the Gold GuideStar Nonprofit Profile level. GuideStar is the world’s largest source of information about nonprofit organizations...
Posted at: Monday, December 21, 2015 - 12:06pm
Have you ever wondered who decides how the money United Way of Charlotte County is dispersed? Well you can hear all about it from our Executive Director, Carrie Blackwell Hussey. If you are interested in participating this February 2016, please call us at 941-627-3539 or email us.
Posted at: Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 12:16pm
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When making decisions about giving away your hard-earned money, you can and should ask questions about your non-profit of choice.  It is important to be informed about the mission and the results of past investments.  Often in the community we hear that there may be some confusion about the United...
Posted at: Monday, November 30, 2015 - 1:57pm