Looking to Volunteer? Mentor Tutor Fair January 11, 2019

It’s going to be a new year. Have you decided how you will engage with our community in 2019? The United Way has taken some of the work out of that question and announces the Mentor and Tutor Volunteer Fair January 11th from 11-2. Come learn what mentoring is...

Register Now for the 2018 United Way Day of Caring

The United Way-Thomas Jefferson Area announces upcoming deadlines for its 27th annual United Way Day of Caring, a community-wide volunteer service day with nearly 2,000 volunteers working in almost 200 projects hosted by local nonprofits and schools. The United Way...

UNITED WAY RELAY: Are you a philanthropist?

Are you a philanthropist? Can you run half a mile? Think you’re not a philanthropist because don’t have a gazillion dollars to give away? Think again. Webster defines a philanthropist as “one who makes an active effort to promote human welfare.” By that definition, we...

UNITED WAY YEAR OF CARING: Human Foosball Tournament

The folks at Jefferson Area CHiP found a way to put the fun back into fundraising. Molly Fulton, CHiP’s development director got the creative idea for a Human Foosball Tournament when she saw a Facebook post about someone’s backyard court. The third annual tournament...

UNITED WAY YEAR OF CARING: Charlottesville Ten Miler

The Charlottesville Ten Miler has been our community’s premier running event for the past 41 years. Started as a way to support the running community, it has evolved into an enterprise that supports our whole community in many ways. Profits from the Ten Miler are...