Just in time to get the New Year off to a good start, the United Fund of Talbot County disbursed $101,475, the first of three distributions to its 2016-17 participating agencies. To-date, the campaign has attracted close to 70% in donations towards its goal of $400,000.
The 2016-17 UFTC participating agencies are: BAAM, Boy Scouts in Talbot County, CASA of the Mid-Shore, Character Counts!, Delmarva Community Services, For All Seasons, Girl Scouts of Talbot County; Imagination Library of Talbot County, Mid-Shore Council on Family Violence, Neighborhood Service Center, Partners in Care, St. Martin’s Ministries, St. Michaels Community Center. Talbot Mentors, Talbot Special Riders, Tilghman Area Youth Association, United Needs and Abilities and Upper Shore Aging.
“Many were on hand for the distribution of the checks, which is sure to make the season merry and bright for each agency’s clients,” noted Ann Jacobs, United Fund Executive Director. She added that “there is still plenty of time for those who would like to make a donation to this year’s campaign – by mail, phone, or online. We are extremely grateful for the on-going generosity and support of the Talbot County community.”