Posted by Christy Peters on February 6, 2020
Check back with us every day on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or YouTube for another exciting clue! Join us on Facebook Live on Thursday, 2/13/20 for the big reveal! #LiveUnited #excitingnews #cantwait
Posted by Christy Peters on January 16, 2020
The next pop-up food pantry is Sat Jan 25 in the parking lot of The New Path, Inc. in Piqua. Anyone in need of food is asked to bring a photo ID and come over between 12 & 2 pm. Organized by the Miami Co Food Insecurity Committee at the Shared Harvest mobile food bank in Piqua
Posted by Christy Peters on October 29, 2019
Erwin Chrysler in Troy recently held their 17th annual car show and donated $2,700 of the proceeds to United Way of Miami County. Erwin Chrysler held their annual car show on September 28th, 2019. They had over 150 cars come out to compete, as well as a great turnout of spectators, and wonderful weather. They wanted to thank all the patrons and vendors whose support makes the large donation possible. They had judges and awarded 20 trophies to the participating cars. They also had a live DJ, several drawings and door prizes, and food and refreshments for everyone to enjoy. … Continue reading Erwin Chrysler’s 17th Annual Car Show raises $2,700 for United Way of Miami County
Posted by Christy Peters on February 11, 2019
Thursday at the Miami County Commissioners meeting, a proclamation was unanimously approved to contribute $50,000 to the United Way of Miami County for the startup of 2-1-1 services in Miami County. “We are very excited to be able to offer this program to the citizens of Miami County. The 2-1-1 service is truly going to influence the condition of every resident of Miami County,” stated United Way of Miami County’s CEO Sean Ford after attending the meeting. Just like you would dial 9-1-1 for emergencies, Miami County residents will soon be able to call 2-1-1 and be connected to a live, social worker-trained operator … Continue reading County Commissioners partner with United Way to launch 2-1-1
Posted by Christy Peters on February 4, 2019
Thoughts from United Way of Miami Co.’s CEO Sean Ford: As I put away the presents I received for Christmas and cleaned up the leftover food, I reflected on the wonderful spirit of giving I noticed in our community over the past few months. Food was donated, cooked, delivered and served to hundreds of families for both Thanksgiving and Christmas. Gifts were purchased and wrapped to make sure that foster kids, families in shelters, senior citizens, and others facing financial challenges had a happy holiday this year. Nearly every day, the paper reported on one or more generous donations given to a local pantry, shelter, or other charity. Generous … Continue reading May the Spirit of Giving Continue Through the Year
Posted by Christy Peters on December 17, 2018
Thanks to your generosity, our United Way of Miami County is 70% to our goal of reaching $1,350,000. This money will help support 43 local agencies, right here in Miami County, Ohio. Those agencies help our neighbors with education, financial stability, and health initiatives. We are so close! We are hoping to get an additional $418,000 in pledges to meet our goal. We need your help! United Way of Miami County’s CEO Sean Ford commented “With your help, we know that we can raise the additional funds needed to close the gap. Remember, that all money raised here, stays here in … Continue reading We are so close to meeting our goal, but we still need your help to change thousands of lives!
Posted by Christy Peters on October 10, 2018
Troy, Ohio – Erwin Chrysler, currently celebrating over 40 years in Troy, would like to say “Thank You” to all of the Patrons and Vendors who supported their 16th annual car show. With their support, Erwin Chrysler was able to make a donation of $3,900 to the United Way of Miami County. “We had a great turnout and the weather was beautiful.” “We know funding for community programs is hard to come by, and we want to do our part to help make sure these programs remain available,” said Ron Erwin, owner of Erwin Chrysler. “We’re excited to raise money for … Continue reading ERWIN CHRYSLER 16th ANNUAL CAR SHOW RAISES $3,900 FOR UNITED WAY OF MIAMI COUNTY
Posted by Christy Peters on July 1, 2018
The United Way of Miami County was founded on July 1st, 2018 by merging the Piqua Area United Way, the Tipp City Area United Way and the United Way of Troy. This merger will lead to more programs, growth opportunities, information sharing, and increased support and services for the residents of Miami County. The challenges facing our communities do not recognize city boundaries and by combining the three United Ways into a countywide agency we will be able to serve a greater number of people, influence social change and solve more problems. The United Way of Miami County funds 43 agencies who … Continue reading We’ve Merged!