Yearly Archives: 2015

Uniting4Good 2015: A Year in Review

Soon we’ll say farewell to 2015, but not before reflecting on this incredible, whirlwind year that will surely drive us closer to our objectives of transforming lives and improving our communities. We are grateful to each of you, our supporters and partners, for your many contributions throughout the year–financial and intellectual capital, attendance at events or hands-on service. All of

Wake County Added to United Way’s PremiumHelp.org

  CONTACT: Irene Godínez VP of Marketing & Communications igodinez@unitedwaytriangle.org Office: (919) 463-5013 Cell: (919) 627-7511 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wake County Added to United Way’s PremiumHelp.org Assistance with health insurance premiums for low-income residents now available in Durham, Orange and Wake Counties MORRISVILLE, NC (December 14, 2015) – United Way of the Greater Triangle (UWGT) announced

Bright Spots Series: Close the Gap Distributes Books to Address Summer Learning Loss

BY Craig Pederson, Community Impact Associate A week before Thanksgiving a cohort of individuals gathered in Durham for a volunteer opportunity that can carry a lot of weight within the community. Seriously…42,000 brand new children’s books weigh a lot! As each book-laden pallet was forklifted from the semi-truck, it was the community who answered the

United Way of the Greater Triangle Adds Three to Their Board of Directors

Area Executives Lead Transformative Work in Their Respective Fields Contact: Irene Godínez, igodinez@unitedwaytriangle.org Morrisville, NC – United Way of the Greater Triangle (UWGT) announced Jim Gibson, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at RTI International; Susan Greene, President at SPG Associates, Inc.; and Del Misenheimer, Senior Vice President and General Manager leading the Power

United Way of the Greater Triangle Expands PremiumHelp.org

Assistance with health insurance premiums for low-income residents in Durham and Orange Counties Contact: Melanie Davis-Jones, 919-463-5030, mdavisjones@unitedwaytriangle.org MORRISVILLE, NC (November 9, 2015) – United Way of the Greater Triangle (UWGT) announced the extension of the program to help low income families and individuals pay for health insurance premiums, called PremiumHelp.org, piloted in Durham County

Bright Spots Series: Collaboration in Action

We are excited to share the progress of our new direction. We will be following and reporting out through this newsletter the work of our Collaborative partners. Each edition, will highlight organizations that are collaborating to meet the needs of children and their families. Though now just at the beginning stages of development, in time,