Smethport Campaign at 60 Percent

Support continues for the Smethport Campaign for United Way, with officials announcing that 60 percent of the $17,000 goal has been raised since solicitation efforts began in August. Executive Director Mandi Wilton Davis says she and the United Way Board of Directors decided to increase the campaign goal this year, …

Port Allegany Campaign at 50 Percent

Support continues for the Port Allegany Campaign for United Way, with officials announcing that nearly 50 percent of the $15,000 goal has been raised since solicitation efforts began in August.   In the second year for efforts managed by the United Way of the Bradford Area, Executive Director Mandi Wilton …

United Way Campaign Approaches 45%

Members of the United Way of the Bradford Area’s Board of Directors say they’re “proud of the giving that our community has provided us so far”, announcing that this year’s campaign is approaching 45 percent of the $340,000 goal. The Board, collectively serving as this year’s co-chairs, is still quick …

“Catch the Giving Spirit” Appeal Underway

“We each have our own niche in the community where we can offer guidance and value to the campaign.”  Those are the sentiments of Board Secretary Jodie Wagner, as the annual United Way campaign kicks off today with the Board of Directors tasked with leading the efforts. With a monetary …

McKean Co. Awarded EFSP Funds

McKean County has been awarded $7,595 in federal funding through the SSA (state set-aside) process under Phase 34 of the Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP). This award will supplement emergency food and shelter programs in McKean County. The National Board is comprised of representatives from health and human service …

Dr. Jim Evans To Receive Red Feather Award

The United Way of the Bradford Area will honor Dr. Jim Evans with the Red Feather volunteer award at a luncheon on Thursday, May 4th, officials announced today. “Dr. Evans served on the United Way’s Board of Directors for eight years, during which time he was very active in the …

Castano To Receive ‘Excellence’ Award

The YWCA Bradford’s Executive Director, Vanessa Castano, has been announced as the 2017 recipient of the Excellence in Representation Award, according to United Way Executive Director Mandi Wilton Davis. The Excellence in Representation award was created to recognize an outstanding agency representative who best exemplifies United Way’s mission within their …

Disbursements Made From Smethport, Port Allegany Campaigns

The United Way of the Bradford Area has awarded funding from both the Smethport and Port Allegany Campaigns for United Way to local agencies, after 2016 efforts proved successful. “I believe after completing another successful fundraising campaign in the Smethport community that the donors continue to recognize their importance to …