United Way News

            United Way of Southwest Wyoming (UWSW) will be accepting letters of intent for the 2017-2019 funding process from any 501 (c) (3) organization who meet the requirements and serve residents in Lincoln, Sublette, Sweetwater or Uinta... Read More
Posted: Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Helping Hands Day generated over $16,682 worth of services for the elderly, persons with disabilities and non-profit organizations. More than 140 local volunteers logged 711 hours completing facility and home repairs, renovations and yardwork.... Read More
Posted: Thursday, December 8, 2016
The Community Coalition of Life RU Ready? Sweetwater County is getting ready to kick of their 3rd annual event to be held at the Sweetwater Events Complex Oct 18th, 19th and 20th. This year 7th and 10th grade students from all of Sweetwater County... Read More
Posted: Friday, October 7, 2016
United Way of Southwest Wyoming Community Diaper Bank kicks off Diaper Need Awareness Week with Proclamations signed by Green River Mayor, Pete Rust, Rock Springs Mayor, Carl Demshar as well as Governor Matt Mead. “Diaper Need Awareness recognizes... Read More
Posted: Thursday, September 22, 2016
Our Annual Helping Hands Day is set for August 27, 2016, but projects can be completed on days that are more convenient for volunteer teams.  Helping Hands Day is a volunteer event where Helping Hands Day teams go out into the community to complete... Read More
Posted: Wednesday, July 6, 2016
The 1st Annual Goat-A-Gram was held on June 15, 2016 as a fundraiser for Dolly Parton's Imagination Library in Southwest Wyoming and was sponsored by Tronox. Participants purchased a Gram to send a goat to the person of their choosing in Rock... Read More
Posted: Tuesday, June 21, 2016
United Way of Southwest Wyoming (UWSW) hosted their 37th Annual Celebration Event, Great Things Happen When We Live United, at the Holiday Inn of Rock Springs on April 8th to celebrate 2015 donors and volunteers. The evening began with Kelly Frink,... Read More
Posted: Thursday, April 14, 2016
The Southwest Wyoming Community Diaper Bank, the community-based not-for-profit organization that distributes diapers to babies living in low-wage families in the Rock Springs and Green River area, has been selected as one of 29 national recipients... Read More
Posted: Thursday, March 3, 2016
United Way of Southwest Wyoming will recognize individuals, companies and their employees for their contributions and volunteer efforts to the 2015 Annual Campaign at their 37th Annual Celebration Event on April 8. Held at the Holiday Inn in Rock... Read More
Posted: Thursday, March 3, 2016
United Way of Southwest Wyoming has launched the Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library program in Fremont County with a $21,000 grant from the Union Pacific Foundation. This program mails one free, age appropriate book each month to enrolled children.... Read More
Posted: Wednesday, February 10, 2016