Connecting with your Community

Are you a community minded person that wants to volunteer your time as a nonprofit board or committee member? Sign up for this FREE lunch hour Zoom conference call on April 28th at Noon  to hear about ways you can get involved. Serving on a board of directors is excellent networking and can be tremendous asset professionally AND personally.  Hear …

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Bordas & Bordas Match Madness

We launched a new giving initiative in partnership with Bordas & Bordas.  We present to you MATCH MADNESS! The promotion matches community donations dollar for dollar for up to $15,000 for the month of March.   “Nonprofits are seeing a large decrease in donations this year due to unemployment, restrictions and cancelled fundraising events,” said Jessica Rine, executive director, United Way …

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United Way Belmont County Golf Scramble

Let’s get outdoors and hit the links! Friday afternoons in the spring were made for golfing and beautiful Belmont Hills Country Club will host our second annual United Way Belmont County Golf Scramble!  We invite you to put together a 4 man team and come eat, drink and support your community.  See below for sponsorship opportunities and team registration.   …

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SWN Food Insecurities Grant

Press Release WHEELING, WV –  United Way of the Upper Ohio Valley today launched a food insecurities grant in partnership with Southwestern Energy (SWN). The grant is open to organizations in Brooke, Ohio, Marshall and Wetzel counties that are providing food products and meals to local residents. “Southwestern Energy is a strong community partner and aware that food insecurity is …

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Operation Toy Lift

Thank you to everyone that helped make Operation Toy Lift a success!  We collected hundreds of toys and over $12,000 in monetary donations that will help families have a great Christmas this year.   A special thank you to EQT that provided a generous monetary donation and two truck beds full of toys!

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Holiday Feeding Program

Are you looking for a way to help families in the upper Ohio valley this holiday season? You can help feed local families by donating to the United Way and Information Helpline Holiday Feeding Program. Under privileged families receive turkeys at Thanksgiving and hams at Christmas, accompanied with all the “fixins” to make a meal at holiday meal at home. …

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Operation Toy Lift

Get ready for the fourth annual Operation Toy Lift! Help give local kids a good holiday buy donating new toys to Operation Toy Lift.  The Wheeling Police Department, in conjunction with the Belmont County Sheriff’s Department, the United Way and several Ohio Valley Businesses are joining forces for Operation Toy Lift December 5th.  We will be collecting new toys for …

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Wheeling Island Racetrack & Casino New Game Changer Initiative

Wheeling Island Racetrack & Casino is launching a fundraising campaign to benefit the United Way of the Upper Ohio Valley, which works to improve the health, education and financial stability of people who live in the Brooke County, Ohio County, Marshall County, Wetzel County, and Tyler County is West Virginia and Belmont County in Ohio.   Beginning this weekend, casino guests …

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Drive Thru – Oktoberfest

With so many events and festivals being cancelled we are so excited to bring you a DRIVE-THRU OKTOBERFEST!!!!! This twist on our usual Oktoberfest is just what the valley needs! Support the United Way of the Upper Ohio Valley by coming to our Drive-thru Oktoberfest. Buy a tickets for your meal and select your add-ons to take home and enjoy! …

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