In the News

Lake Martin Area United Way - In the News

Click on any of the links below to read up (or watch) local media coverage of your Lake Martin Area United Way, our 28 agencies and 5 initiatives. 


May 2017:
First Responders Prepare for Potential Disaster (The Outlook)

 

June 2017: 
United Way Summer Reading Program draws to a successful close (The Outlook)

Habitat to break ground on 16th home (The Outlook) 

 

August 2017:
Local groups hard at work to provide hurricane relief (The Outlook)

Search teams recover body of missing swimmer (The Outlook)

 

September 2017: 
Camp ASCCA makes a difference in the lives of those with disabilities (The Outlook)

TallaCoosa Aid to People providing financial help to locals in need (The Outlook)

Rape Counselors provide support for fragile victims (The Outlook)

Salvation Army meets needs in troubled times (The Outlook)

Dadeville veteran gets new porch from Home Depot, United Way (The Outlook)

Domestic Violence Center offers refuge for abuse victims (The Outlook) 

Camp ASCCA & The Learning Tree on The Front Porch with Kenny Dean (broadcast Sept 5 at 7:00am)

Rape Counselors of East Alabama & Domestic Violence Intervention Center on The Front Porch with Kenny Dean (broadcast Sept 19 at 7:00am)

Boy Scouts Tukabatchee Council & Girl Scouts of Southern AL on The Front Porch with Kenny Dean (broadcast Sept 26 at 7:00am)

 

October 2017: 
United Way readies for upcoming fundraisers (The Outlook)

Local Salvation Army members help with hurricane relief (The Outlook)

United Way Campaign off to a great start (The Outlook)

Boy Scouts offer young men fun experiences outdoors (TheOutlook)

Girl Scouts offer young women a place to develop character, confidence (The Outlook)

United Way agency in Alexander City provides safety education (The Outlook) - DARE Alex City

Golf Pro Witherington completes 100-hole golf marathon (The Outlook) - United Way fundraiser

DARE Alex CIty & DARE Tallapoosa County on The Front Porch with Kenny Dean (broadcast Oct 3 at 7:00am)

American Red Cross, Central AL Chapter & Alex City Rescue Squad on The Front Porch with Kenny Dean (broadcast Oct 17 at 7:00am)

Coosa County Sheriff's Reserve & Sav-A-Life on The Front Porch with Kenny Dean (broadcast Oct 24 at 7:00am)

The Lighthouse & ARISE on The Front Porch with Kenny Dean (broadcast Oct 31 at 7:00am)

United Way reaches halfway point of fundraising campaign (The Outlook)

 

November 2017:

United Way has successful Giving Tuesday drive (The Outlook)

United Way Charity Ball set for Nov. 17 (The Outlook)

Head Start making a difference in children's lives (The Outlook) - Head Start Chambers/Tallapoosa

Palmer Place provides safe space for abused youth (The Outlook)

Laubach Literacy Council helps adults become more language proficient (The Outlook)

Volunteer Connections gives locals outlet to help others (The Outlook)

Head Start Tallapoosa/Chambers & Goodwater Headstart (TCR Child Care) on The Front Porch with Kenny Dean (broadcast Nov 7 at 7:00am)

Boys & Girls Club of Lake Martin Area & Camp Fire USA on The Front Porch with Kenny Dean (broadcast Nov 14 at 7:00am)

Volunteer Connections of Central AL (VCCA) & Laubach Literacy Council on The Front Porch with Kenny Dean (broadcast Nov 21 at 7:00am)

 

December 2017:

Girls Ranch gives children a place to grow in a caring environment (The Outlook)

Tallapoosa County Sheriff's Girls Ranch & Habitat for Humanity on The Front Porch with Kenny Dean (broadcast Dec 5 at 7:00am)

Meals on Wheels & Food Bank of East AL on The Front Porch with Kenny Dean (broadcast Dec 12 at 7:00am)

TallaCoosa Aid to People (TAP) on The Front Porch wiht Kenny Dean (broadcast Dec 19 at 7:00am)