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

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

July 17: Campaign Solicitor’s Workshop

United Way Galveston County Mainland will host a Campaign Solicitor’s Workshop on July 17 at the Showboat Pavilion in Texas City. Motivational speaker Kent Hutchinson will facilitate an engaging and interactive session that is sure to inspire and empower our dedicated volunteers. … Continue reading

VITA – Volunteer Income Tax Assistance

United Way Galveston County Mainland has again joined with the IRS to provide the annual VITA/TCE Free Tax Programs. The VITA program offers free tax help to low-to moderate-income families (household income less than $52,000) who cannot prepare their own … Continue reading

Race Results – 3rd Annual Miles for the Mainland

THANK YOU to everyone who got up early and came out to walk or run Miles for the Mainland this past Saturday! Our 3rd Annual Miles for the Mainland Fun Run 10K, 5K and 1K was held on October 5 at … Continue reading