$560 Raised for Waverly Flood Relief

United Way GCR’s partner agency, American Red Cross TN, and the Red Cross Executive Director, Pamela Holz, were quick to respond when devastating flooding hit Waverly, Tennessee on August 21, 2021. Calls for help were made and photos of the destruction were shared as affected families clambered to find respite and a place to stay. … Continue reading “$560 Raised for Waverly Flood Relief”

Veterans United Foundation Donates $25K to UWGCR

On September 27, 2021, the Veterans United Foundation in Clarksville, Tennessee presented a $25,000 check to United Way of the Greater Clarksville Region. The VUF “…is a non-profit charitable organization created and driven by the employees of Veterans United Home Loans”. (Veterans United, 2021) Employees give donations through payroll deductions, then corporate matches the money … Continue reading “Veterans United Foundation Donates $25K to UWGCR”

American Red Cross TN Flood Relief Fund

United Way of the Greater Clarksville Region has established an American Red Cross TN Flood Relief Fund in response to the recent flooding that has affected families across Waverly, Tennessee in Humphreys County. The American Red Cross of Tennessee is just one of United Way GCR’s 23 partner agencies that encompass over 30 programs that … Continue reading “American Red Cross TN Flood Relief Fund”

2021-22 UNITED WAY CAMPAIGN VICTORIOUS AT EXCEEDING THE $1.5 MILLION GOAL

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Among 260 local supporters, United Way of the Greater Clarksville Region hosted its Annual Membership Meeting and Campaign Celebration at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center on Wednesday, July 14, 2021.  Culminating this year’s For the Love of Community campaign theme, the event reflected upon the effects of COVID-19 on the community and … Continue reading “2021-22 UNITED WAY CAMPAIGN VICTORIOUS AT EXCEEDING THE $1.5 MILLION GOAL”

2021 Annual Meeting & Campaign Celebration

UNITED WAY TO RECOGNIZE “FOR THE LOVE OF COMMUNITY”  ANNUAL MEETING AND CAMPAIGN CELEBRATION Clarksville, TN —  United Way of the Greater Clarksville Region invites the community to its 2021 Annual Meeting and Campaign Celebration on Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center.  Held each year to recognize campaign achievements and honor … Continue reading “2021 Annual Meeting & Campaign Celebration”

FUNDRAISER IS BACK ON!

UNITED WAY WHEELS & REELS MOVIE FUNDRAISER  (SOLD OUT) **ATTENTION TICKETHOLDERS FROM FEBRUARY’S POSTPONED EVENT: Please see the description below for using your previously purchased tickets** DATE: Sunday, April 18, 2021 SHOWTIMES: 1:00 p.m. & 3:45 p.m. CST LOCATION: 2801 Guthrie Hwy, inside Governor’s Square Mall TICKETS: $25/car – SOLD OUT The postponed United Way … Continue reading “FUNDRAISER IS BACK ON!”

Holiday Season

Let’s be gentle with ourselves during this time. Let’s be real-we’re exhausted, we’re all experiencing Zoom fatigue, some form of anxiety, and more. It’s incredibly important that we take the time to take care of ourselves. Self-care is no longer a passing thought, it’s more crucial than ever. We often make excuses to not practice … Continue reading “Holiday Season”

*Postponed

Wheels & Reels Drive-To Movie With the health and safety of all involved in mind, and under careful and deliberate consideration from our Wheels & Reels planning committee, we regret to inform you that we will be postponing the drive-to movie event due to the rising COVID-19 case counts in Montgomery County. If you purchased … Continue reading “*Postponed”

There will never be Equity without Equal Access to Justice

United Way Worldwide, Alexandria VA There will never be Equity without Equal Access to Justice BRIAN GALLAGHER,  MAY 29 2020 I’m outraged by what happened to George Floyd in Minneapolis. Every day there are killings, incidents and mistreatment of black people in the United States. Yet society’s silence and inaction only continue. While more and more … Continue reading “There will never be Equity without Equal Access to Justice”

COMMUNITY CARE FUND

COMMUNITY CARE FUND COVID-19 has created challenges and economic hardships in our community. With such a great impact, TVA has partnered with United Way of the Greater Clarksville Region and CDE Lightband to create the COVID-19 Community Care Fund which will assist the critical work done by nonprofit organizations to provide relief to families affected by the … Continue reading “COMMUNITY CARE FUND”