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Monday, December 17, 2018
The United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore (UWLES) Executive Board of Directors has unanimously selected Pamela Gregory as the new President & Chief Executive Officer for the agency. Gregory, an 8-year veteran of the UWLES, has been an integral part of the agency’s success serving in various...
Friday, October 5, 2018
United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore recently held the 14th Annual Campaign Kickoff Breakfast to launch  the 2018 “LIVE UNITED & Open Doors” campaign season.  Generously sponsored by Salisbury University, the breakfast brought together over 225 business and community leaders to hear how United...
Friday, February 2, 2018
   United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore is pleased to announce the addition of their new Finance Manager and a new Marketing and Communications Intern. Steve Fulkrod joins United Way as Finance Manager, with over 30 years of nonprofit finance and administration experience at the local, state and...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore recently held the 13th annual CEO & Coordinator Breakfast to kick-off the 2017 United Way “United We Win” campaign season.  Hosted by Jim Perdue, Chairman of Perdue Farms, the breakfast brought over 250 local business and community leaders together to hear...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Piedmont Airlines of Salisbury recently held its 7th Annual “Dash 8 Pull” to benefit United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore, raising over $2,359.  Teams of 8 were formed, with each member making a $10 donation to United Way to complete their entry.  Each team then competed by pulling a Dash 8...
Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Members of the Lower Eastern Shore community are invited to participate in an airplane pull fundraiser to benefit United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore.  Teams of 8, ages 18 and up, will assemble to pull a Dash-8 a distance of 15 feet, in the fastest time possible.  A trophy will be awarded to the...
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore recently held their annual Board and Staff Kickoff event, generating a record-breaking $89,405 for the upcoming campaign year. Hosted by Rick and Melody Nelson, the event serves as an internal kickoff of the campaign, allowing current board, past board and...
Thursday, August 31, 2017
              Anchor Society Members are our most compassionate and caring donors who contribute over $500 annually to support your local community. Learn more about our Anchor Society.               Leadership Circle Members are a group of donors who generously support your United Way by...
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Thanks to our wonderful community and the Delmarvanow.com Charity Vote-A-Thon, United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore is among Delmarva's Top Five Favorite Charities for 2016 and received the opportunity to share our story of how we make a real difference here on the Lower Eastern Shore: "Despite...
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
December 7, 2016 (Cambridge, MD) - United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore recently held the 14th Annual Holiday Ball at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Resort in Cambridge, MD, raising over $150,000.  Over 470 guests from across the Shore and beyond rang in the 2016 Holiday Season at the “Event of...

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