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Saturday, April 2, 2016
  The Funding Application Process for 2019 United Way Partnership is now closed. Check back in February 2019 for our next funding cycle!     Minimum Requirements for United Way Partnership and Funding Requests To be eligible to become a funded partner of United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore (UWLES...
Thursday, March 31, 2016
April 1, 2016 (Salisbury, MD) -- Wicomico County Board of Education employees presented a check to United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore in the amount of $53,026 for the 2015 campaign year. With 915 employees contributing, the school system’s annual campaign raised $10,000 more than last year, and...
Thursday, March 31, 2016
March 29, 2016 (Cambridge, MD) - Dorchester County Public Schools were recently recognized by United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore for an outstanding campaign totaling $28,843.80.  The campaign, comprised of all-employee donations, is the most successful to date for the public school system.  The...
Tuesday, March 22, 2016
United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore recently celebrated the generosity of community members at the 71st Annual Meeting and Community Leaders Celebration at University of Maryland Eastern Shore Student Services Center Ballroom in Princess Anne.   Nearly 300 community members and 150 local...
Thursday, March 10, 2016
March 10, 2016 (Snow Hill, MD) -- Worcester County Government Employees recently presented a check to United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore for $20,788 to benefit Eastern Shore residents in need. A long-time partner with the local United Way, Worcester County Government has raised over $280,000 in...
Friday, March 4, 2016
March 4, 2016 (Salisbury, MD) - The Daily Record named Kathleen Mommé, Executive Director of United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore to its 2016 listing of Maryland’s Top 100 Women. The Daily Record began Maryland’s Top 100 Women in 1996 to recognize outstanding achievements by women demonstrated...
Monday, February 29, 2016
United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore announces that the annual application process for local non-profit programs seeking funding for 2017 is now open.  Nonprofit organizations providing programs for Lower Shore residents which are in any of United Way’s three impact areas of health, education or...
Thursday, February 25, 2016
Salisbury, Md. (Thursday, February 25, 2016) — Perdue Farms associates presented a record $321,015.43 to the United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore during a presentation on Monday, Feb. 22. The contribution includes a record donation of $216,270.95 by associates and a $104,744.48 grant funded by the...
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Piedmont Airlines recently presented a check from the company’s most recent employee campaign to United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore in the amount of $50,001. This record-breaking amount for Piedmont’s 2015-2016 campaign is $20,000 more than last year, and tops all other previous years in the...
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
Somerset County Board of Education recently presented United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore with a check from the public school system’s 2015 campaign, totaling $38,234.87. Although the school system has supported the local United Way for decades, this year’s campaign was especially significant...

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