Monthly Archives: October 2012


United Fund 2012-13 Campaign Off to A Strong Start

The United Fund’s 2012-13 campaign officially kicked off on September 17th and already has attracted over $188,000 in contributions toward its $400,000 goal, donations that assist people here in Talbot County with medical needs, childcare, crisis situations, character development, youth mentoring and so much more.

As a long-time leader in generating and distributing critically needed funds to a large number of local community organizations, the United Fund of Talbot County helps its agencies to connect with the critical underfunded human services needs in our community, helping residents lead healthier, more productive and self-sufficient lives.

Currently there are 21 participating agencies, most of whom are small and whose very existence depends on the Fund’s financial support of them. Please help the United Fund achieve its mission to fund the underfunded health and human services needs here in our community. Mail your support to United Fund of Talbot County, P.O. Box 741, Easton, MD 21601 or donate online at www.unitedfund.org and help create lasting changes now!

 

 


Local Businesses Support The United Fund

Being part of a community is vital for any local business, and one way to ensure businesses thrive in Talbot County is to help build a thriving community. Recently, three local businesses – Bristol Realty, The Talbot Bank and Weaver, Mavity, Short Associates – did just that with their contributions to the 2012-13 United Fund of Talbot County campaign.  “The support from these organizations helps fulfill an important role here in our community, helping to insure the current and future needs of our neighbors, family and friends are met,” noted Ann Jacobs, United Fund Executive Director.

Support for the United Fund is not only a great way to be involved, but it helps support causes that need help in our community. To make a contribution to the 2012-13 campaign goal of $400,000, please mail your support to United Fund of Talbot County, P.O. Box 741, Easton, MD 21601 or donate securely online at www.unitedfund.org.


Avon Dixon Continues Its Long-Term Commitment to the United Fund

Since 1957, the Avon Dixon Agency has continued a proud legacy with its on-going

Avon Dixon Producer/Sales, Matt Brooks (l), joins Chairman of the Board, Bill Lane (r) in presenting their organization’s check to Buck Duncan, 2012-13 United Fund Campaign Chairman

support for the United Fund of Talbot County.  It recently helped the Fund move closer to realizing its $400,000 goal with a contribution to the 2012-13 campaign.

As the only local philanthropic organization to support underfunded health and human services needs, the United Fund of Talbot County helps many charities in Talbot County.  “Support from businesses such as Avon Dixon is vital to the success of the Fund and the achievement of our mission on behalf of those in need,” noted Ann Jacobs, Executive Director.