Category: Press Releases

United Way of the Greater Triangle Announces Virginia Parker as New Senior Vice President, Resource Development & Strategic Partnerships

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK (February 4, 2014) – Virginia Parker will join the senior team of United Way of the Greater Triangle (UWGT) as the leader of its Resource Development department. She will focus on expanding workplace relationships and engagement as well as developing major gifts, grants and new partnerships in support of UWGT’s community impact

United Way of the Greater Triangle Announces Virginia Parker as New Senior Vice President, Resource Development & Strategic Partnerships

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK (February 4, 2014) – Virginia Parker will join the senior team of United Way of the Greater Triangle (UWGT) as the leader of its Resource Development department. She will focus on expanding workplace relationships and engagement as well as developing major gifts, grants and new partnerships in support of UWGT’s community impact

United Way of the Greater Triangle Organizes MLK Day of Service Events

Over 2200 volunteers gave back at over thirty-five events in four counties. RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK (January 20, 2014)—For the ninth year in a row, United Way of the Greater Triangle (UWGT) hosted Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service events across the Triangle. Over 2200 volunteers supported over 35 community service events in Durham, Johnston,

United Way of the Greater Triangle Announces 10% Increase in Community Investment Based on Successful 2013 Campaign

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK (January 16, 2014) – The Board of Directors for United Way of the Greater Triangle (UWGT) released the results of the 2013 Campaign which achieved its goal of a 4% increase over the prior year.  The $14.2 million in total pledges represents the first increase in the Campaign since 2006. The Board

United Way to Host Ninth Annual Triangle-Wide MLK Day of Service Events

An estimated 2000 volunteers will participate at over thirty events. RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK (January 15, 2014)—For the ninth year in a row, United Way of the Greater Triangle (UWGT) will host the Triangle-wide Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service on Monday, January 20, 2014.  An estimated 2000 volunteers will support 34 community service events

United Way to Host Free MLK Day of Service Community Reads Event in Johnston County

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK (January 13, 2014)—For the ninth year in a row, United Way of the Greater Triangle (UWGT) will host the Triangle-wide Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service on Monday, January 20, 2014.  Over 30 volunteer community service events will take place in Durham, Johnston, Orange and Wake counties with United Way Signature