United Way presents four awards at National Philanthropy Day celebration

http://www.uwpiedmont.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/National-Philanthropy-Awards.jpg Spartanburg, S.C. (November 16, 2017) – United Way of the Piedmont is pleased to announce our honorees for this year’s National Philanthropy Day Awards. National Philanthropy Day® (NPD) is celebrated by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) and hundreds of nonprofit and for-profit organizations throughout North America. This year NPD is November [...]

United Way honors Betty & Walter Montgomery with Morgan Award

http://www.uwpiedmont.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/D420663-copy.jpg   Originally posted in the Herald Journal by staff writer, Alyssa Mulliger. See original story by clicking here.  Longtime Spartanburg philanthropists Betty and Walter S. Montgomery Jr. were honored Wednesday night with the Morgan Award from the United Way of the Piedmont for their continued support of the organization and community. The award [...]

UWP adds two new team members

United Way of the Piedmont is excited to welcome two new members to its team: Cierra Fowler, entering the role of Campaign Director, and Bryson McKinney, entering the role of Junior Accountant. Cierra comes to UWP from the hospice and home care industry where she has over 8 years of experience in a variety [...]

UWP secures new Americorps grant to expand financial stability work

http://www.uwpiedmont.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/32096028674_7404339cb3_k.jpg   United Way of the Piedmont has received federal funding from the Corporation for National and Community Service to support 16 part-time Americorps members in Spartanburg, Cherokee and Union counties. The members will serve as financial stability navigators at the 11 nonprofits where they will be serving. The nonprofits are Access Health, Greer [...]

Spartanburg Born Learning Resource Centers Receive National Award

United Way of the Piedmont is thrilled to announce that the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Organizations has given the Award of Merit in Housing and Community Development to the local Born Learning Resource Center initiative. This initiative is the result of a partnership between United Way of the Piedmont, the Spartanburg Housing [...]

Stuff the Bus at Music on Main

http://www.uwpiedmont.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/STUFF-the-BUS2.jpg United Way of the Piedmont is excited to partner with the City of Spartanburg to bring our annual Stuff the Bus school supply drive to the last Music on Main of the summer on July 27! Start a collection today with your office team, friends, family, or neighbors to donate school supply [...]