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Tuesday, February 19, 2019
HIRING Your United Way is hiring a fulltime coordinator to assist with day to day operations related to facility management and general operations. Candidate must have a strong financial background, high level of communication skills, and knowledge of office administration.  Position Summary:  The coordinator reports directly to the CEO. Performs a wide range of administrative duties of a moderately responsible and complex nature, and administers projects and/or processes, as directed.  Has the...
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
#MeetTXALICE: Nearly half the households in Texas are struggling to afford basic necessities according to the Texas ALICE Report that was recently released. For the area served by United Way of Greater Baytown Area and Chambers County, struggling households are easily found in Chambers County with 40% of the population and 43% of the greater Baytown area population. ALICE is an acronym that stands for Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed. It does not represent one demographic group,...
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Volunteer Today! Our community is still recovering from Hurricane Harvey. Can you donate a few hours of your time to help repair houses owned by elderly and/or disabled residents? They need your help today to reclaim their homes!  Call or register online today to sign up. You will find the work is meaningful and very much appreciated. Join us in repairing the community after Harvey. No skills are necessary! Sign up online or call 832.695.3849. 
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...
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....