Vote For Us and Bring $5000 to Our Community!
First Tennessee Bank, a strong supporter of United Way of Forsyth County, is celebrating 150 years this year and want to demonstrate their commitment to community. First Tennessee nationwide has established a 150 Days of Giving program whereby they will select one nonprofit each day for 150 days to receive $5,000!
In order for us and the community to have a chance to win the $5,000, we have to be one of the top nonprofits with the most votes. The voting starts today, March 10th and ends March 15th.
The HanesBrands/United Way product sale has been discontinued. However, HanesBrands' Direct to Consumer business will host its annual sample sale at the Education Building on Winston Salem Fairgrounds from August 19-23.
The Ten-Year Plan to End Homelessness will be hosting a Summer Service Fair and Point-In-Time Count on Wednesday, August 6, 2014. This year’s Point-In-Time Count has the additional task of identifying homeless veterans – in an effort to end veteran homelessness by November 11, 2014.
United Way of Forsyth County is excited that Mayor Joines and the city of Winston Salem have joined the "Mayor's Challenge to End Veterans Homelessness". Since 2006, UWFC has been a part of the local, collective efforts to end homelessness through the Ten-Year Plan Commission on Homelessness.