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

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

United Way Supports Disaster Relief

United Way Galveston County Mainland invests in disaster relief through contributions to American Red Cross and the Salvation Army.  These two agencies are among the first responders and help to provide care for those affected by disaster.  In addition, the … Continue reading

Galveston County VOAD Meeting

Volunteer Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD) has scheduled a meeting for October 4, 2011 at 1:30 p.m.  Local nonprofit agencies (and businesses with a qualified emergency plan) are encouraged to attend meetings and apply for membership.  For more information, visit www.galvestoncountyvoad.org. … Continue reading