Tri-County United Way Partners with FamilyWize

United Way Partners with FamilyWize to Offer Support for Residents to Access Delivery of Prescriptions Queensbury, NY – April 16,2020  Tri-County United Way is committed to connecting residents to prescription savings resources during the coronavirus pandemic through its partnership with FamilyWize, an organization focused on improving the health and well-being of individuals, families, and communities….
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Tri-County United Way Launches COVID-19 Community Response Fund

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TRI-COUNTY UNITED WAY SET TO BEGIN HELPING VICTIMS AFFECTED BY COVID-19 PANDEMIC THROUGH COVID-19 COMMUNITY RESPONSE FUND. The Tri-County United Way COVID-19 Community Response Fund will support relief efforts of organizations addressing unmet basic needs as a result of the corona virus. Designed to provide additional, critical funding and resources to existing…
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Message from our Executive Director

A message from our Executive Director All of us here at the Tri-County United Way encourage our community members to follow directives from local, State and Federal Health guidelines and law enforcement officials to help keep not only you, but your families, friends, and neighbors as safe as possible during this difficult time. Although we…
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RSVP Medical Transportation Service Suspended

NOTICE   After assessing the potential risks associated with COVID-19 to our volunteers and our clients, our medical transportation service has been suspended effective close of business Friday, March 20. We will reassess the situation and provide updates as needed and make every attempt to accommodate our clients who depend on this service.  The health…
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Free Tax Service Suspended

NOTICE   After assessing the potential risks associated with COVID-19 to our volunteers and tax payers, the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is suspending in-person tax preparation services at all VITA sites effective immediately.  We encourage those eligible to visit United Way’s MyFreeTaxes.com to file.  The health of our volunteers, taxpayers and partners is…
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Volunteer Connection Launch

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TRI-COUNTY UNITED WAY LAUNCHES VOLUNTEER CONNECTION Queensbury, NY) March 5, 2020  Local volunteerism is the power behind long-lasting change, and by introducing a new, dynamic online platform to our community, Tri-County United Way is the driving force for volunteer engagement, donations, and impacting change on our community. On March 1, 2020,…
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Holiday Dinner at the Great Escape

  Great Escape Six Flags hosted their annual Community Holiday dinner in partnership with Tri-County United Way.     Our deepest gratitude to the generous staff of the Great Escape for helping us create a truly magical evening for the friends of Tri-County United Way!  

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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