Displaying items by tag: United Way of Richmond County

HAMLET — Lynn McCaskill, chairman of the United Way of Richmond County board, opened the May 11 ceremony at the Richmond Community College amphitheater, saying it was to “celebrate the things our partners are doing for the people in our county every day.”

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ROCKINGHAM — The United Way of Richmond County Partner Agencies met on March 31 at Samaritan Colony for the first meeting in 2022. 

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HAMLET — For Mark Carlisle, owning his own home instead of renting is a “dream come true.”

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This leading lady has been a philanthropic force in Richmond County for the past 20 years. Richmond Senior High School Class of 1988 graduate, Richmond Community College Class of 1996 graduate, and Executive Director of United Way of Richmond County of Richmond County Michelle Morrison Parrish commits both her professional and personal time to bettering our community.

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Our featured leading lady today is not from Richmond County, but her dedication and involvement in our community would make you think that she was a native.

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ROCKINGHAM —Day and night, the team at NC 211 talks to people who are experiencing hardship, feeling concerned about a family member or simply need more information about resources in their area. As North Carolinians continue to feel the impacts of the pandemic, NC 211 serves as a consistent resource offering hope, comfort and guidance, according to a news release. On Feb. 11, NC 211 will celebrate  National 211 Day and highlight the importance of this statewide service, provided by United Way of North Carolina.  

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ROCKINGHAM — Richmond County has been awarded federal funds made available through the Department of Homeland Security-Federal Emergency Management Agency under the Emergency Food and  Shelter National Board Program. 

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ROCKINGHAM — The Richmond County Duke Energy Hometown Revitalization Grant Committee awarded 11 small businesses with grants in December. 

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ROCKINGHAM — The United Way of Richmond County has two months to reach its annual fundraising goal.

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HAMLET — Habitat for Humanity of the N.C. Sandhills is looking for volunteers to help with a special Thanksgiving week build day.

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