Barry County has been awarded federal funds under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program. Barry County has been chosen to receive State Set-Aside dollars to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the area. Click here to view entire PDF. Click here to download the Emergency Food and Shelter Application
Barry County United Way Allocations Applications are now being accepted for the funding year of 2014/2015. Please download the application and submit to the United Way office. Completed applications must be received in our office by Thursday, December 5, 2013 by 5PM for consideration. For questions, please contact Lani Forbes at 269-945-4010.
Barry County United Way Allocations Applications are now being accepted for the funding year of 2014/2015. Please download the application and submit to the United Way office. Completed applications must be received in our office by Thursday, December 5, 2013 by 5PM for consideration. For questions, please contact Lani Forbes at 269-945-4010. Click here to view and download [Read More]
The Barry County United Way is creating lasting change in people’s lives right here in our community. By focusing on critical elements that we all need for a good life, we’re creating opportunities for a better life for everyone in Barry County. [button link=”http://bcunitedway.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/06/Annual-Report-2012-13.pdf” color=”#F89C1A” size=”3″ style=”1″ dark=”0″ radius=”auto” target=”blank”]Click here for more information![/button]
“Thanks to over 2,500 donors that supported the Barry County United Way “Give Today, Change Tomorrow” 2012-2013 campaign and the Florence Tyden Groos Endowment Fund, 27 programs will be funded through allocations with an additional 56 agencies receiving designations,” says Cort Collison, Allocations Chairperson. The Allocations committee presented their recommendations for funding agencies for the 2013 – 2014 fiscal [Read More]
The Barry County United Way concluded this year’s campaign with a pancake breakfast to thank the community for their participation. Campaign Co‐Chairperson Sheryl Lewis Blake especially thanked the campaign cabinet that hit the ground running in September by visiting businesses throughout our community to ask for their support. This year’s campaign cabinet consisted of Campaign [Read More]
Thank you Pixelvine Studios for our new website. Pixelvine Studios is a new kind of company that provides a unique blend of creative, technical, and marketing expertise. Simply put, we transfer brands and business processes to web sites, applications, and video.
Hastings Fresh Food Initiative – Temporary Location Change The Hastings Fresh Food Initiative site, hosted by the Barry County United way, will temporarily be relocated due to construction on the Hastings First United Methodist Church. From November 7, 2012 through the beginnin of January 2013, the Fresh Food Initiative will be distributing food at the [Read More]
The Barry County United Way & Volunteer Center held its annual Everyday Hero Volunteer Awards on Thursday, April 29 honoring residents within Barry County who have given so generously of their time and talent for the benefit of the community.