American Red Cross to Host Home Fire Preparedness Rally

Saturday, April 25, 2015 from noon to 4:30 pm To help reduce the amount of fires and fire related fatalities in Houston, teams of 4 from various community agencies and organizations will come together and canvas a predetermined neighborhood offering … Continue reading

In Loving Memory of Joe Luna

Joe Luna, UWGCM 2011 Volunteer of the Year, passed away on Sunday. Joe was as dedicated a volunteer as you will ever find, and our hearts are heavy from his passing. While he called Galveston County home, Joe was sent by … Continue reading

Galveston County Mental Health Summit to be held October 25

Many partners play a role in managing mental health concerns – law enforcement, mental health authorities, EMS, hospitals, healthcare providers, emergency coordinators, social service agencies, community-based organizations, faith-based organizations, and so many more. The Galveston County Health District is hosting … Continue reading

Update on Colorado and Washington, D.C.

A message from United Way Worldwide U.S. President Stacey Stewart:  In recent days, our nation has been gripped by the devastation wrought by unprecedented flooding in Colorado and the tragic loss of life at the Navy Yard in Washington, DC. On behalf … Continue reading

Healing in the Heartland: Relief for Oklahoma

The devastating May tornadoes have left so many stunned and wondering what they could do to help. United Way of Central Oklahoma advises that monetary donations are the best way to assist. The organization has activated its disaster relief fund … Continue reading