United Way News

The 2nd Annual Goat-A-Gram held June 26, 2017. The Goat-A-Gram raised $3,644.00 for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library. Participants were able to purchase a goat to send to another person, friend or foe, in Rock Springs or Green River. When the goat... Read More
Posted: Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Goat-A-Gram is back! This fundraiser supports Dolly Parton's Imagination Library in Southwest Wyoming. Participants purchase a Gram to send a goat to the person of their choosing (friend or foe) in Rock Springs or Green River for a half-hour. The... Read More
Posted: Friday, June 9, 2017
With the help of our donors and volunteers, we are fighting for educaiton, health and basic needs. Through donations to our Community Fund, we are able to support local efforts that have measurable outcomes and align with our initiatives. Employees... Read More
Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017
United Way of Southwest Wyoming (UWSW) hosted their 38th Annual Celebration Event at the Holiday Inn of Rock Springs on May 5th to celebrate 2016 workplace campaign donors and volunteers. The evening began with Kelly Frink, Executive Director... Read More
Posted: Friday, May 19, 2017
            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