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United Way of Madison County is asking the community to help them close the gap and overcome a projected $95,000 shortfall in this year’s campaign efforts. This year’s campaign goal of $755,000 represents the support needed to fund the organization’s work to help families overcome poverty and its...
Posted at:: Monday, January 6, 2020 - 12:14pm
DEADLINE FOR 2020 NOMINATIONS IS FRIDAY, JANUARY 24, 2020 United Way of Madison County needs your help to recognize the achievements of volunteers that have contributed time, talent and financial support to our community. Each year during our annual meeting we award two Volunteer of the Year Awards...
Posted at:: Monday, January 6, 2020 - 9:49am
Nancy Vaughan For The Herald Bulletin December 22, 2019   In my 25-plus years of involvement with United Way, I have never been in a discussion of unmet needs/barriers to self-sufficiency that did not list access to transportation as a priority issue. In Madison County, as in almost all suburban...
Posted at:: Thursday, December 19, 2019 - 10:39am
United Way of Madison County and the RSVP program are seeking volunteers to serve as MyFreeTaxes Coaches from February to April. One in five tax preparers does not know how to access tax credits available to them such as the Earned Income (EITC) and Child Tax Credit (CTC).  Many of these households...
Posted at:: Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 9:45am
Madison County has always been home. That’s why I was so glad to have the opportunity to return here to work after commuting for many years. And it’s also why I have been an enthusiastic volunteer for United Way of Madison County. In my banking job, I focus on helping local businesses thrive. In my...
Posted at:: Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 2:45pm
Nancy Vaughan For The Herald Bulletin Oct 27, 2019        I have noticed more donations this fall coming by way of a donor’s investment company. Here’s why donors age 70.5 and older should consider doing the same.   If you were born before 1950 and have an Individual Retirement Account, you must...
Posted at:: Monday, October 28, 2019 - 8:38am
The annual open enrollment period for the Federal Health Insurance Marketplace is November 1 – December 15. All individuals not covered by employer-sponsored health insurance have an opportunity to shop for options directly at www.healthcare.gov but through the cooperative efforts of the local...
Posted at:: Friday, October 18, 2019 - 2:50pm

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