2015-2016 Campaign Awards and Thank You Luncheon on March 2

On Wednesday, March 2, UWGCM hosted our Candy Land Campaign Thank You Luncheon and Annual Meeting. United Way supporters came from all parts of Galveston County to help us celebrate the wonderful news that we reached our 2016 Campaign Goal! … Continue reading

Clear Springs High School SUW Wins Volunteer of the Year Award at International Conference!

CONGRATULATIONS to the Clear Springs High School Student United Way Club for winning the Volunteer of the Year Award at the International SUW Leadership Retreat in September! Here are a few of the stats that describe their contributions to our community: … Continue reading

Get Connected Training!

United Way will host 3 Get Connected Trainings in May for nonprofit agencies. Get Connected is a FREE volunteer management database that is available to ALL Galveston County nonprofit organizations. We receive more than 2,000 hits from people looking for … Continue reading

Texas Say What! Tobacco-Free Action Summit

Saturday, April 18, 2015 in Galveston, Texas With e-cigarette and hookah use on the rise, local Bay Area Council On Drugs & Alcohol (BACODA), Galveston County Community Coalition, Tobacco Prevention Task Force of Galveston County Texas, and Texas School Safety … Continue reading

May the odds be ever in your favor!

When the second annual Clear Springs High School Student United Way HUNGER GAMES commenced, club sponsor Tracy Cotton thought that their goal of collecting 5,000 pounds of food in a school-wide food drive was lofty, to say the least. After … Continue reading