TRI-COUNTY UNITED WAY WELCOMES NEW BOARD MEMBERS

(Queensbury, New York) November 4, 2019 – Tri-County United Way announces the appointment of two new board members to its Board of Directors, and the full slate of board members for 2019-2020 fiscal year. Joining the Board of Directors are Courtney M. Haskins and Maureen Ginter-Grabowski.  “We are excited to have these new board members…
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TRI-COUNTY UNITED WAY HIRES DIRECTOR OF COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

 (Queensbury, New York) November 4, 2019 – Kathy Tolstrup has joined the staff of Tri-County United Way as Director of Community Engagement.  The new position was developed to bring focus to volunteerism. Volunteers are an essential part of United Way’s business strategy and brand promise.  Tri-County United Way will grow its commitment to volunteerism by…
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Volunteer Tax Preparers Needed for the Up-Coming Tax Season

Do you like to help people?  Are you looking for something to do during the winter months?  How about becoming a Volunteer Income Tax Assistant (VITA) volunteer!  The Tri-County United Way VITA Coalition in Washington, Warren and Northern Saratoga Counties is seeking volunteers for the 2019 tax filing season.   No experience is required; all volunteers…
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Flu Shot Clinic

Stop the Flu Bug Before It Stops You – get a free flu vaccine!! The Tri-County United Way has teamed up with Walgreens and FamilyWize to help more Americans fight the flu! As part of our ongoing commitment to helping everyone, whether they are insured or uninsured, to get their flu vaccines, free flu vaccine…
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Stuff the Bus

Community Agencies Partner for Sixth Annual Stuff the Bus Food Drive Driving together to curb hunger! October 7, 2019 (Queensbury, NY): Once again Community, Work and Independence Inc. and the Tri-County United Way are coming together with other local agencies to host the Sixth Annual Stuff the Bus Food Drive to benefit food pantries in…
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Our first ever 0.5K—SUCCESS!

We could not have asked for a better day for a 0.5K! Thank you to all the racers, the volunteers, Dirt Cheap Trio, the City of Glens Falls and of course our generous sponsors Glens Falls Hospital, Glens Falls National Bank, NBT Bank, FitzGerald Morris Baker Firth, P.C., Moore & Company, Trustco Bank, Sawyer Family Chiropractic, Pioneer Bank, DeMarsh Real Estate, Adirondack Trust…
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Stuff the Bus

  Each Fall, we Live United by seeking enough food donations to literally stuff a bus! In collaboration with Community, Work and Independence (CWI) and other local nonprofits, we collect food throughout the month of October at various locations throughout the tri county area. Then, for two days in November, volunteers collect food outside Price Chopper on…
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We Went OVER THE EDGE

If you were at the 46th Annual LARAC June Arts Festival this weekend, you may have noticed a large crowd of spectators gathered on Maple Street looking up to the roof of The Queensbury Hotel. On the roof were over 40 brave souls dressed in harnesses and helmets awaiting their turn to rappel the side…
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2017 Recognition Breakfast

Our Recognition Breakfast was held at Mohican Ballroom at The Great Escape Lodge. This annual event is an opportunity to bring together many Tri-County United Way donors to celebrate the end of our fundraising campaign year. It allows us to thank all of the volunteers, donors and community members that contribute to the success of…
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