Stories tagged with: THE UNITED WAY OF MPM

February 11, 2015 - 6:00pm
14 weeks 5 days ago

Wednesday the United Way of Muskingum, Perry, and Morgan counties held a funding application training session at the John McIntire library.

Non-profit organizations who intend to apply for United Way funding attended the application training where they had the chance to learn about the application process and ask questions.

"We have an application process and that's what we're talking about today. Letting people know that's what we're trying to achieve and here's what we're...

February 10, 2015 - 8:32am
15 weeks 3 hours ago

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LICKING COUNTY, OHIO (AP) - After six months, Michael Somoroff, has left his position as president at the Longaberger Company. A company spokesman tells The Columbus Dispatch that Longaberger has a fine management team in Ohio including CEO Tami Longaberger.

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February 7, 2015 - 5:12pm
15 weeks 2 days ago

Saturday, the United Way held its eighth Super Tax Prep Saturday of the year.

The United Way holds tax classes four days a week, but impact coordinator, Amy Davis, says super Saturdays are bigger events.

"This is where clients come in and they sit down with a volunteer and they e-file their state and federal tax returns absolutely free of charge," said Davis. "It take about an hour. They help, the volunteer helps the client put the information into the software and...

October 14, 2014 - 6:17pm
31 weeks 6 days ago

Halloween is right around the corner and Colony Square Mall is teaming up with United Way to say "Boo!" to hunger.

The event in conjunction with the mall's trick-or-treat will be held on Thursday, October 30th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

"We're asking families to come out and trick-or-treat with our retailers to bring a canned food or a non-perishable food item to donate to the food pantry."

Kevin Pinson said the mall considers itself a community center...

October 14, 2014 - 6:10pm
31 weeks 6 days ago

Drive your way to a donation with Dutro Ford on Saturday.

If you head down to Dutro Ford on the 18th from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and test drive a car or truck the Ford Motor Company will donate $20 to the United Way of Muskingum, Perry and Morgan Counties. Dave Wallace, Manager at Dutro Ford wants people to know that this event is purely fundraiser for United Way,

"It's not a sales event, we aren't here to sell cars to you when you come in. Test drive a car and raise money...

September 19, 2014 - 5:10pm
35 weeks 3 days ago

The United Way of Muskingum, Perry and Morgan counties is concluding its campaign Kickoff week.

The final event of this year's kickoff is the raffling of two tickets to the Ohio State football game on September 27. All profits from the raffle will go towards United Way's campaign. Executive Director, Meg Deedrick is very excited with the success of the new format for kickoff this year.

"We're off to a great start this year," Deedrick said. "This year we tried...

March 17, 2014 - 4:52pm
1 year 9 weeks ago

The United Way and Silpada Jewelry Designs are teaming up to celebrate the start of spring with bling.

The 2nd annual "Bling into Spring"is coming up this Thursday at the Zanesville Country Club. Myla Annis has been running her small business of Silpada Designs for the past 11 years and said she wanted to find a way to give back to her community and spread the word about the "handcrafted, fine sterling silver jewelry" line she sells.

"I've had loyal...

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