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United Way Events News

JUNE 14, 2023


This months topic will be Strengthening the Workforce Through Healthy Non-Profit Ecosystems. Learn how non-profits help the workforce.

Thank you to our premier sponsors Licking Memorial Health Systems, Denison University, The Hinderer Motor Company, and Nationwide Insurance! 

Free forums are presented by experts in their field, focusing on interest specific to our community. 

JUNE 20, 2023


Treat yourself without the guilt!

Join us as Leslie McNamar shares “how to care for ourselves without the guilt.” This is a great place to meet others and enjoy light refreshments and a cash bar. 

Collecting detergent, shampoo, and body wash to hand out at the Rally in the Alley Registration.

AUGUST 26, 2023


United Way of Licking County’s Annual Ride United

Starts Saturday, August 26,2023 at 10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. at Honda hills. This event will end at the Newark Moose Lodge. 

july 01, 2023

red, white, & united 5k

Let’s get this party started early with a 5K that benefits United Way of Licking County! Whether you are an avid runner in need of your weekend 5K or friends who want to have fun & support the community, this is the perfect event! 

SEPTEMBER 15, 2023


Save the date for the 2023 Week of Caring!

Volunteers will join together for a meal, hear updates to the UWLC campaign, and kick-off a week of serving the community.

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