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Thank you to everyone who made the 20th Annual Day of Caring a success! We had more than 350 volunteers on 32 different teams, making a difference at 28 community agencies in Mifflin and Juniata Counties.
We are excited to launch the new Get Connected Volunteer Site, a central hub for all volunteer opportunities in Mifflin and Juniata Counties. Click here to look through volunteer postings or to add your site as a community agency in need of extra help.
United Way of Mifflin-Juniata raised $452,000
to meet local needs around education, income, and health. While this total is
short of the goal for this year, there is positive news. “We are very close to
what we raised last year,” said Mike McMonigal, Executive Director. “I’m
hopeful that we won’t be in a position to make funding cuts for the coming
People are still encouraged to make a contribution
to this year’s campaign if they have not already done so. United Way will continue
accept pledges even after the close of campaign.
“Every year we receive funds after the
campaign closes due to off-cycle workplace campaigns, as well as pledges that
were raised in other counties but designated back to Mifflin and Juniata,”
explained Roxie Garrett, Resource Coordinator. Contributions can be made by
mailing a check or pledge to 13 E. Third St, Lewistown, PA 17044, online at www.mjunitedway.org, or by
texting donate17 to 41444.
The work that is funded by United Way of
Mifflin-Juniata is crucial to the success of Mifflin and Juniata counties. “Our
entire community benefits from the programs that support education. Our businesses profit when adults have stable
income. Our lives are more fulfilling when we make healthier choices,” said
McMonigal. “The programs that we support are working for the betterment of all.
It’s an ongoing challenge, but on behalf
of all of the programs, staff, and volunteers – thank you to the people of
Mifflin and Juniata counties for your support.”
The United Way of Mifflin Juniata is dedicated to fulfilling our
mission: Improving people's lives by mobilizing the caring
power of the community.