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United Way Begins 2017-2018 Campaign, “Help Starts at Home”

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Wednesday at the Southwest Dairy Museum, Hopkins County United Way 2017-2018 Campaign, “Help Starts at Home”, began with the annual workers’ luncheon. The goal for 2017-2018 is $175,000.

Funds received during the drive will be allocated to:

  • Boy Scouts of America, Circle Ten Council, $3,500
  • CANHelp, $11,000
  • East Texas Council on Alcohol/Drug Abuse, $1,000
  • Heritage Christian Counseling Center, $9,000
  • Hopkins County 4-H, $2,700
  • Hopkins County Christian Alliance, $9,000
  • Hopkins County Community Chest, $71,000
  • Lake Country CASA, $9,000
  • Lil’ 4’s Club, $2,250
  • Meal-A-Day of Sulphur Springs, $7,000
  • Northeast Texas Child Advocacy Center, Inc., $3,800
  • Our Place/Lakes Region Community Center, $5,000
  • SAFE-T (Shelter Agencies for Families in East Texas), $4,500
  • Shadow Ranch Therapeutic Riding Center, $6,000
  • Sulphur Springs Symphony League, $1,000
  • Teen Court, $4,000
  • The Dinner Bell, $4,000
  • Winnsboro Community Resource Center, $500
  • United Way Worldwide, $1,750
  • Administrative Expenses, $18,950

Brandon Williams is President of United Way for the 2017-2018 year.

Adam Teer will serve as Campaign Chairman.

For more information call 903-243-4066.

Author: Staff Reporter

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