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Free Community Tax Service Volunteer Highlight: Brock Goggins

“There aren't a whole lot of people who would say that they love preparing taxes. Many local families find it difficult and confusing to prepare their own taxes, and too expensive to have others...

Posted: March 21, 2017 Related Earnings; Free Community Tax Service
Thanks to our 2016-2017 Real Men Read sponsors for bringing MENtors and books into the learning lives of kindergartners. This United Way early-literacy program matches adult male readers with kindergarten classrooms in Richland-Bean Blossom and Spencer-Owen Community School systems.  Sponsors will...
Posted: March 20, 2017 Related Education; Real Men Read

Our annual campaign is up and running and we encourage you to join in empowering your community! United Way of Monroe County partners with individuals, local businesses, and organizations to raise funds that support United Way and our 25 member agencies. All contributions help people in our...

Posted: March 3, 2017 Related Campaign
Filing taxes can leave even the most confident taxpayers second guessing everything they thought they knew about IRS forms. While some may find filing taxes a breeze, many people muddle through tax season hoping for the best. Thousands of local families that need refunds to make ends meet may be...
Posted: January 19, 2017 Related Earnings; MyFreeTaxes; Free Community Tax Service

**  This article was published in the December 2016 INStride publication. Thanks to the Herald-Times and INStride for increasing awareness about local programs to help manage health care costs. To read the entire INStride publication, click here.  **

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Posted: December 14, 2016 Related FamilyWize, Health

United Way of Monroe County welcomes Amy Leyenbeck as Community Initiatives Director. Leyenbeck will lead outreach, collaboration, and grant writing for United Way's programs focusing on helping people learn more, earn more, and lead safer and healthier lives. She brings eight years of...

Posted: November 13, 2016 Related


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