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Thursday, April 23, 2020
 (April 20, 2020 – Salisbury, MD) First Shore Federal is contributing $10,000 to help the nonprofit organizations on the Lower Eastern Shore that are impacted by COVID-19. Funds will be split, with $5,000 going to United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore’s LIVE UNITED Response Fund and the remaining $...
Monday, April 6, 2020
The Richard A. Henson Foundation is contributing $250,000 to assist Lower Shore nonprofits impacted by COVID-19 to relief funds created by the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore and United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore. Funding will be shared between the two organizations with each...
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore Launches COVID-19 LIVE UNITED Response Fund United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore (UWLES) has launched a COVID-19 Resource page and LIVE UNITED Response Fund (www.uwles.org/COVID19) to bring the community together amidst the COVID-19 pandemic which is creating...
Tuesday, February 4, 2020
-          4th Annual Dine & Stay United Raises $54,000 for United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore -   This year marked the 4th Annual Dine & Stay United program, where restaurants and hotels in Ocean City help raise funds for United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore (UWLES).  Participating...
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore recently held the 75th Anniversary Campaign Kickoff luncheon to launch the 2019-2020 campaign.   Hosted by Salisbury University, the event brought together over 230 business and community leaders to hear about the impact that UWLES has made over the last 75...
Friday, June 7, 2019
Salisbury, Md. (Thursday, June 6, 2019) – United Way Worldwide (UWW) today announced that Perdue Farms is a new partner in its Global Corporate Leadership (GCL) Program. “United Way Worldwide is honored to partner with Perdue Farms,” said Brian Gallagher, UWW President and CEO. “We share a...
Monday, December 17, 2018
The United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore (UWLES) Executive Board of Directors has unanimously selected Pamela Gregory as the new President & Chief Executive Officer for the agency. Gregory, an 8-year veteran of the UWLES, has been an integral part of the agency’s success serving in various...
Friday, October 5, 2018
United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore recently held the 14th Annual Campaign Kickoff Breakfast to launch  the 2018 “LIVE UNITED & Open Doors” campaign season.  Generously sponsored by Salisbury University, the breakfast brought together over 225 business and community leaders to hear how United...
Friday, February 2, 2018
   United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore is pleased to announce the addition of their new Finance Manager and a new Marketing and Communications Intern. Steve Fulkrod joins United Way as Finance Manager, with over 30 years of nonprofit finance and administration experience at the local, state and...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore recently held the 13th annual CEO & Coordinator Breakfast to kick-off the 2017 United Way “United We Win” campaign season.  Hosted by Jim Perdue, Chairman of Perdue Farms, the breakfast brought over 250 local business and community leaders together to hear...

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