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UWCC NAMED 2016 NONPROFIT OF THE YEAR BY CHESTER COUNTY CHAMBER OF BUSINESS & INDUSTRY
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
United Way of Chester County will be honored as the 2016 Nonprofit of the Year at the Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry’s (CCCBI) annual Small Business Dinner. The award will be presented on January 20th at the Desmond Hotel and Conference Center, Malvern. CCCBI conceived the event as a platform to support small business and...
UWCC KICKS OFF 2015 CAMPAIGN AND AWARDS 2014 CAMPAIGN LEADERS AND ADVOCATES
Thursday, October 15, 2015
West Chester, PA – United Way of Chester County kicked off the 2015-16 annual fundraising campaign with an awards ceremony, honoring key businesses and organizations who were leaders in advocating for the 2014 United Way mission. Held at Penn Oaks Golf Club on August 27th, the event celebrated select award recipients for their contributions in...
United Way of Chester County Gets By With a Little Help From Their Friends And Nationally Acclaimed Beatles Tribute Band
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Live United in Music Event Raises Nearly 50k for United Way’s Financial Stability CenterWest Chester, PA – United Way of Chester County kicked off the 2015 campaign with their first Live United in Music concert, featuring nationally acclaimed tribute band, Beatlemania  Now. A little help from their friends, sponsors, and in-kind donors raised...
UWCC ALLOCATES $95K TO SUPPORT FIVE NEW VITAL COMMUNITY SERVICE PROGAMS
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
West Chester, PA.— United Way of Chester County welcomes five new service programs to an existing network of over 60 funded  programs under the Community Impact Fund.  $95,000 has been allocated to support the new programs annually for a two year period, under United Way’s education and health initiatives. United Way’s network is extensive but the...
UWCC ELECTS 2015-2016 CAMPAIGN CHAIR AND BOARD CHAIRMAN
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
United Way of Chester County is pleased to announce the appointment of Charles Kochka, to serve as United Way of Chester County  (UWCC) Chairman of the Board for a two year term. Kochka has previously held the role of Campaign Chair and has served in many other leadership roles at UWCC. Senior Vice President of Commercial Lending for Meridian Bank...
SUMMER BOOK DRIVE COLLECTS OVER 400 BOOKS TO PROMOTE SCHOOL READINESS
Friday, July 10, 2015
United Way of Chester County (UWCC) wrapped up a two-week summer preschool book drive with nearly 420 donated books, valued at over $2,300.  Local residents donated new and gently used books for young children, filling up collection bins at several locations including 3 branches of the YMCA of Greater Brandywine, Exton Square Mall, St. James’...
PA CareerLink® – Chester County & United Way Financial Stability Center Celebrates One Year Anniversary With Open House
Thursday, June 11, 2015
EXTON _ An anniversary open house is being held by PA CareerLink® - Chester County and United Way Financial Stability Center to celebrate one year of joint operation. The event will take place on Friday, June 12 from 11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at the Oaklands Corporate Center, 479 Thomas Jones Way, Suite 500, Exton. Information about the center’s...
UWCC SPREADS THE WORD FOR PB&J DONATIONS AND CHESTER COUNTY FOOD BANK DRIVE
Thursday, May 28, 2015
West Chester, PA – United Way of Chester County isn’t sticking to its usual fancy catered luncheon this summer to close the campaign season and thank donors. Instead, they are spreading the word and their appreciation with a major peanut butter and jelly community food drive through June 12th, to benefit the Chester County Food Bank.  The shared...