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Homeless

December 10, 2013 in Uncategorized

Homelessness is a real life issue that happens across the state. A traveling exhibit, “Homeless is My Address… Not My Name,” will bring the issue to the Alexandria area this month.

It’s a collection of portrait photography and first-person…continue reading on echopress.com

OUR VIEW: United Way makes us proud

November 18, 2013 in Uncategorized

Be proud, Mitchell. As a community, we once again have shown great philanthropic spirit by helping United Way make its local goal.

For 33 straight years now, one lofty goal after another has been set by the local panel. Each year, the number has b…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

United Way reaches goal for 33rd year

November 16, 2013 in Uncategorized

As the long banner was unfurled Friday, some of those who attended the Mitchell United Way’s recognition luncheon exhaled a sigh of relief.

For the 33rd straight year, the organization met its fundraising goal, raising $455,524. The nonprofit o…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

United Way reaches goal for 33rd year

November 16, 2013 in Uncategorized

 

As the long banner was unfurled Friday, some of those who attended the Mitchell United Way’s recognition luncheon exhaled a sigh of relief.

 

For the 33rd straight year, the organization met its fundraising goal, raising $455,…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

United Way surpasses goal

November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The United Way of Nobles County succeeded in making its fundraising goal for Wednesday’s evening telethon.

The telethon, which took place at Worthington High School, netted $6,729 from the Taste of Nobles County food stand, telet…continue reading on dglobe.com

Image: United Way fundraiser

November 6, 2013 in Uncategorized

Hickory Lodge employee Brad Bohn (left) looks on as Gene and Donna Corgin help themselves to food Wednesday night during a United Way fundraising event at Worthington high school….continue reading on dglobe.com

United Way hosting telethon Wednesday

November 4, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — The United Way of Nobles County is hosting its annual telethon from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Worthington High School.

Funds raised by the United Way Nobles County at its telethon — as well as throughout its annual capital …continue reading on dglobe.com

Editorial: United Way helps Nobles County

October 23, 2013 in Uncategorized

Daily Globe

Now that the United Way of Nobles County is in the midst of its annual fundraising campaign — this year’s goal is $160,000 — it’s important to know some of the positives of giving to the agency.
More than 20 local agencies wil…continue reading on dglobe.com

United Way of Nobles County in midst of fundraising campaign

October 11, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Gretchen O’Donnell

WORTHINGTON — For decades, the United Way has been actively serving the people of Nobles County,
Formerly known as Worthington Area United Way, the name changed to United Way of Nobles County in 2009 to better express the …continue reading on dglobe.com

A tropical wave of heat and fun for United Way

September 26, 2013 in Uncategorized

Chili connoisseurs tickled their taste buds, laughed, bid on silent auction items and marveled at imaginative displays at the 16th annual United Way Chili Cook Off at Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria Tuesday.

This year’s competition, the 16th ann…continue reading on echopress.com