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Thursday, June 7, 2018
As summer begins, the days are getting longer and the sun is getting hotter. During this time, kids are out of school and do not have access to the breakfast and lunch meals usually provided to them at school. As a result, they are spending more time eating meals at home. This often translates into a greater use of the local food pantries, who struggle to keep their shelves stocked during this time. That’s why the Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive is...
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
More than 200 people attended the United Way of York County, SC, Annual Awards Luncheon on Monday, April 30.  The event was sponsored by Duke Energy, Piedmont Medical Center and Publix Super Markets. United Way celebrated the individuals and partner organizations who volunteer their time, energy and resources to make a difference in the lives of others here in York County. The luncheon was held at Southern Charm Events in Rock Hill.  More than...
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
The 26th annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive is mere days away. This one-day food drive, the nation’s largest, provides letter carriers, and thousands of volunteers across the nation the opportunity to help feed many hungry residents in our local community.  United Way of York County, SC partners with local post offices and coordinates with local food banks that are in need of re-stocking their shelves at a critical time of year...
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
On April 28th the United Way partnered with the City of Rock Hill Weed and Seed program to present Connecting the Dots. Connecting the Dots focused on five key areas:  job readiness, affordable housing, mental health care, affordable child care and public transportation.  We are using the findings from the United Way community needs assessment to help us target the areas where we can have the most impact and advance our goal of empowering our...
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Contact:James JeterCollective Impact DirectorP: 803-324-2735jjeter@unitedwayofyc.org United Way of York County, SC to receive Emergency Food and Shelter Program funding; applications requested from local nonprofits. April 24, 2018  – ROCK HILL, SC – York County has been awarded Federal funds under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program. The United Way of York County has been chosen to receive $100,784 under the Emergency Food and...
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Join United Way of York County on #GivingTuesday, November 28th, in the fight against homelessness by supporting the Men’s Warming Center.  The mission of the Men’s Warming Center is to offer safe shelter, a warm meal, and fellowship to homeless men during the coldest months of the year. Being the only men’s emergency, winter shelter in our area, the Men’s Warming Center has been a community staple for York County since 2007. Bethel United...

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