Girls Ranch Relief Fund

TAllapoosa county sheriff's girls ranch

The Tallapoosa Co. Girl's Ranch suffered a devastating loss on Saturday, June 19, 2021.  One of their vehicles was involved in a multi-car accident in Greenville, Alabama that took eight young lives. The children ranged in age from 4 to 17 and were girls at the ranch, a staff member's 2 children and 2 relatives. 

The Girls Ranch is an agency of the Lake Martin Area United Way and a dear member of our United Way family. Our United Way has started a DESIGNATED fund,meaning 100% of all money donated will go directly to the ranch to help with funeral related expenses, medical costs for the injured and counseling for the others and any other needs the ranch may have as a result of this devastating event.

If you feel led to give, you can donate ONLINE HERE and be re-directed to PayPal to complete your transaction using a credit card.

If you prefer to MAIL in your contribution, please mail it to: 

     Lake Martin Area United Way
     Attn: Girls Ranch Fund
     P.O. Box 876
     Alexander City, AL 35010

Donations may also be dropped off at our office at 17 Main Street, Alexander City.   


Looking for another way to help the Girls Ranch? We're taking donations of items the ranch needs immediately and ongoing to help support the girls still living at the ranch, as well as future girls who will call the ranch home. Items may be dropped off at:

  • Lake Martin Area United Way office ~ 17 Main Street, Alexander City (across from Carlisle's)
  • Rhonda Gaskins, Century 21 Realty ~ 440 North Broadnax St, Dadeville
  • United Way of LEE County ~ 2133 Executive Park Dr, Opelika


Lake Martin Area United Way will not sell, share, or trade our list of donor information, so you can be confident that your contact information remains confidential.