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Volunteers Ready to Lead in 2015-2016

Kevin Buehler (at left above) and Scott Spiker are among those in leadership roles this year on the United Way of Tarrant County Board of Directors. Scott, the CEO of First Command Financial Services, Inc., returns to chair the Board for another year. Kevin, retired […]

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Defeating Chronic Homelessness

“Directions Home” is the City of Fort Worth and United Way’s driving force behind eliminating and preventing chronic homelessness. The 10-year “Directions Home” initiative is aimed at making homelessness rare, short-term and non-recurring in greater Fort Worth by 2018. Using money from the City of […]

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United Way to Conduct Local Market Research

United Way of Tarrant County will conduct telephone market research over the next two months to learn more about the local community and its impact in the community. It will be the first such research conducted in 10 years.

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Remember United Way When You Do Your Spring Cleaning

Spring has sprung! When you do your spring cleaning, please donate unwanted vehicles, electronics, gift cards and jewelry to United Way. We’ll use the proceeds to improve education, income and health here in Tarrant County. Stock and cash donations are also appreciated! Click here to donate. […]

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In Memoriam: Homer Dowd

United Way of Tarrant County joins the community in mourning the loss of Homer Dowd, who passed away Feb. 25. Homer was the former Vice President of Finance and Administration at United Way of Tarrant County. He served the organization diligently from 1972 to 1992; […]

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