LIVE UNITED on GivingTuesday

  GivingTuesday is about small acts of generosity changing the world. That may seem like an impossible dream, but we’ve actually been doing it for decades. Still, there’s more work to be done, especially given the devastation we’ve experienced this past year. At the beginning of the year, none of us were prepared for what…
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Tri-County United Way Announces 2020 Annual Awards

(Queensbury, New York) November 23, 2020 – Each year, Tri-County United Way recognizes individuals and companies who have contributed to our mission of improving lives of families in Washington, Warren and Northern Saratoga counties.  Our 2019/2020 campaign year was more challenging due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, making the generosity from our award…
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Volunteer Connection now represents over 30 nonprofit agencies!

The Volunteer Connection, the one place to go for local volunteerism is proud to announce partnerships with over thirty local nonprofit agencies.  You can now find nonprofit events and volunteer opportunities at www.volunteer.tricountyunitedway.org for the following agencies: Alzheimer’s Association – Northeastern New York Chapter American Red Cross of Eastern New York Big Brother Big Sisters…
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Kids with Packs Program helps out 12 local school districts!

Tri-County United Way has partnered with The Post-Star and Nemer Ford in support of our Kids with Packs Program.  This year we were able to provide 671 elementary students with backpacks filled with school supplies!  Students in need from schools in Corinth, Fort Ann, Fort Edward, Glens Falls CSD, Glens Falls Abraham Wing, Granville, Greenwich,…
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Local Volunteers Receive National Recognition from the IRS

The volunteers of Tri-County United Way VITA Coalition were recognized by the IRS with honorable mention awards in two of six categories during the Virtual National Partner Recognition Ceremony held online August 5th. The IRS’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program partners with groups across the United States to offer free e-filing opportunities in the local…
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Tri-County United Way is partnering with Habitat for Humanity in support of their Restore Donation Drive

    Media contact: Teri Tibbetts, ReStore Manager 518.793.7484 ext. 25 [email protected] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Tri-County United Way is partnering with Habitat for Humanity in support of their Restore Donation Drive Queensbury. Habitat for Humanity is seeking donations for their ReStore Donation Drive on July 18 from 11am – 3pm. Most desired donations include…
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Tri-County United Way joins #GivingTuesdayNow in providing a Unifying Moment for Giving in Response to COVID-19 on May 5, 2020

Every year people come together on the Tuesday after the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday for GivingTuesday, a global generosity movement. As an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19, we are joining nonprofits and individuals around the world in a special #GivingTuesdayNow event. On May 5, people around the world will join together to…
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COVID-19 Community Response Fund Deploys $21,000 in grants

Updated May 1, 2020 As of today, the Fund has raised over $28,000 and continues to fundraise to respond to the growing need. $21,000 in grants have been deployed. Individual donors contributed more than $20,000. Generous in-kind donations from the Post-Star and Irving Tissue seeded our Fund. In our most recent deployments, the Fund provided…
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TRI-COUNTY UNITED WAY RELEASES COVID-19 COMMUNITY RESPONSE FUND APPLICATION FOR LOCAL NONPROFITS

TRI-COUNTY UNITED WAY SET TO BEGIN GRANTING FUNDS FROM COVID-19 COMMUNITY RESPONSE FUND Tri-County United Way is getting these dollars into our local community quickly, by funding nonprofit partners and service providers working directly with those disproportionately impacted by this challenging landscape. Generous donations from residents continue to grow the fund, as the need for…
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