Photos: Annual Meeting and Campaign Thank You Luncheon

United Way Galveston County Mainland surpassed its 2013 Fundraising Goal, thanks to generous support from Galveston County Businesses and Employees! This February, we gathered 300 of our closest friends for our Annual Meeting and Thank You Luncheon. We had quite … Continue reading

EFSP Funds Released

Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP) funds have been released to 6 agencies in Galveston County.  Individuals needing emergency financial assistance are urged to apply at the following agencies: Galveston County Social Services (League City Office) – (281) 316-8733 Galveston County Social Services (Texas … Continue reading

Turning Halloween into Hunger Awareness & Prevention

Guest Column written by Linnie Bond, UWGCM Volunteer and Salvation Army Employee When trick-or-treaters knocked on my door in the afternoon on Monday, October 24, I didn’t know what to think. First, I checked my calendar – nope, not Halloween … Continue reading

Miles for the Mainland Photos

Miles for the Mainland 10K, 5K and Kids’ 1K Fun Run on October 15, 2011 More Photos Miles for the Mainland Fun Run Gallery Miles for the Mainland Winner’s Circle Gallery Richard Carson’s Professional Race Photos Click here to see … Continue reading

Collaboration for Happy Holidays

We like to think of “the holidays” as being a warm, happy time filled with family, friends and food. Sometimes, though, hardship can get in the way of holiday celebrations and cast a dark cloud over everything.  When hardship strikes, like the loss … Continue reading