United Way kicks off campaign Thursday

By Messenger Staff | Published Wednesday, September 4, 2013

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The United Way of Wise County will hold its 2014 Campaign Kick-Off Luncheon 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, at the Decatur Civic Center.

The event will include an agency fair where all the agencies who participate in United Way funding are invited to set up tabletop displays so the public can come and learn what they do.

Live musical entertainment and a luncheon speaker are also planned.

Tickets for the luncheon are $15. For reservations, call Executive Director Martin Woodruff at 940-627-3684 or email

Member agencies include American Red Cross Chisholm Trail Chapter, the Salvation Army, South Wise Services, TAPS, Texas Neighborhood Services, Trinity Habitat for Humanity, Wise Area Relief Mission (WARM), Wise County Committee on Aging, Wise County Community Health Center, the Child Study Center, Raquel’s Wings for Life, ReadyStart/Launchability, Southwestern Diabetic Foundation, Texas Neighborhood Services, Wise Choices Pregnancy Resource Center, Wise County Christian Counseling, Boy Scouts of America Longhorn Council, Camp Fire USA First Texas Council, Communities in Schools of North Texas Inc., Girl Scouts of Texas Oklahoma Plains Inc., Wise County 4-H, CASA of Wise County, STAR Council, Voices for Youth and Family Services, Wise County Domestic Violence Task Force and Wise Kid Care Inc.

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