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United Way of York County will host an informational session for a new grant opportunity with the South Carolina Bar Association. Session will be held on Monday, May 1st at 11:00 am at the City of Rock Hill Operations Center, located at 757 S. Anderson Road, Rock Hill. For more information, please contact James Jeter at jjeter@unitedwayofyc.org or...
Posted: Friday, April 14, 2017
Did you know United Way was co-founded by a woman in 1887? In 1887, a Denver woman, a priest, two ministers and a rabbi got together... It sounds like the beginning of a bad joke, but they didn't walk into a bar; what they did do was recognize the need to work together in new ways to make Denver a better place.   Frances Wisebart Jacobs, the Rev....
Posted: Wednesday, March 08, 2017
The United Way of York County has officially opened the Collective Impact Grant Application for this funding cycle. We are excited to announce that we have a total of 27 agencies seeking funding that serve the community of York County in the areas of education, health, financial stability, and/or basic needs. As a standing supporter of UWYC and...
Posted: Friday, February 17, 2017
South Carolina 2-1-1 is a full service contact center that connects individuals with health and human service resources FREE and confidentially. The service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week by dialing the three-digit number, 2-1-1, from a landline or mobile phone (1-866-892-9211). SC 2-1-1 has information on over 15,000 resources and...
Posted: Monday, February 13, 2017
Weather in South Carolina can be unpredictable.  Temperatures can swing from 30 degrees to 75 degrees in the same day.  For some residents of York County, those frigid numbers can put someone down, especially if they do not have a warm coat to wrap up in.  Thanks to Comporium's Winter Warm-Up 3rd annual coat drive, those residents can get the...
Posted: Wednesday, February 08, 2017
For many people, preparing a meal can be a daunting task at the end of the workday.  If you are a little tired of it, and want a break, you can go to Firehouse Subs on Dave Lyle Boulevard, each Thursday night (5:00-9:00pm) during the month of February, and enjoy one of their many amazing subs or salads.  Doing this will also help out our local...
Posted: Friday, February 03, 2017

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