Monday, October 22, 2018
United Way of Greater Baytown Area & Chambers County (UWGBACC) released the Letter of Intent to apply for funding for 2019-2020. Non-profit agencies that provide programs and services meeting the health and human service needs of the Greater Baytown Area and Chambers County are encouraged to submit a Letter of Intent to apply for funding. UWGBACC strategically invests funds to meet basic needs and tackle the root of community issues. The focus is on human services that are aligned with...
Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Hiring Are you the type of person who likes to help your community? You may want to consider joining the disaster team. The Disaster Relief Coordinator, a grant-funded position, will provide direct support to the Baytown Area & Chambers County Disaster Recovery (BACC-DR) partnership. The role includes admin support, a high level of communication to all stakeholders, recruiting and retaining volunteers, supervising AmeriCorps members and insuring that the coordination of relief efforts is...
Friday, May 25, 2018
Harris County is hosting several public meetings to discuss hurricane recovery needs. Click here to see flyer with listing of all meeting dates. Baytown meeting is on Thursday, June 14, 2018 from 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm at the Baytown Community Center located at 2407 Market Street, Baytown, TX 77520.
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Save the Date! Starlight Gala on April 18, 2018 Please join us for the annual Awards & Appreciation event as we wrap up the annual campaign with a big celebration featuring YOU! This is a free event for you and your guest, BUT you must RSVP by April 18 to be part of the fun!
Friday, January 26, 2018
The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) helps millions of workers like Amy keep more of what they earn to pay for things like reliable transportation to get to work, housing, and food. Amy is a college student and proud single mother to a little boy that just doesn’t seem to quit growing! “He outgrows shoes very fast…. little boys grow so fast!” When Amy had her taxes prepared at United Way’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance site, she found out that she’d be getting the EITC. She’ll use her return...
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Most people believe they know United Way. What they don’t realize is that United Way has evolved over the years to be more responsive to the needs of the community. I’ve volunteered with our United Way for about 13 years. I have found it to be a community organization that makes a positive difference because it focuses on improving everyone’s quality of life. This is accomplished by focusing on three areas: education, financial stability and health. United Way cares about our community....
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
What better way to support your local United Way this holiday season than by eating for a cause! Tuesday, December 26th you have the opportunity to support the United Way when you visit Salata and Teapot Depot in Baytown. Mention United Way #EatForACause when you order, and 10% of your ticket will be donated to United Way of Greater Baytown Area & Chambers County. Happy Holidays,#LIVEUNITED
Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Baytown, Texas (October 25, 2017) – The United Way of Greater Baytown Area & Chambers County is gearing up for United Way Days of Caring this weekend October 27th and 28th. Days of Caring supports local non-profit and public service agencies in the Greater Baytown area by linking teams of volunteers to requested improvement projects in the community. More than 700 individuals volunteered in 2016. Projects include landscaping, painting, cleaning, repair, and mulch/gardening at more than 20...