Wyoming County United Way was announced the winner of the “You Made it Happen Award” at this year’s annual Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce awards dinner. This award is presented to a person, business, or organization that, through exceptional contributions and/or commitment, positively affected the growth of Wyoming County over the past year. Being able to help our community in itself is very rewarding. Thank you to Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce for recognizing us for the work we do. We are very proud to be your award recipient.
Wyoming County United Way was the lucky charity chosen to be the recipient of this year’s Glow Ball Tournament held at Shadowbrook on Friday, August 30, 2013. Each year, Shadowbrook selects a different charity to receive the proceeds of the Tournament.
”Shadowbrook is proud to host this event to help give back to the community. United Way is essential to Wyoming County and we are happy to provide them this additional support.” Colin Hopkins, Director of Golf Operations, Shadowbrook.
Southwestern Energy hosted the Inaugural Marcellus Sporting Clays Shoot which raised $46,428 to support the Wyoming County United Way and local first responders. The shoot was held at Rock Mountain Sporting Clays on October 11, 2013. Money raised through this event will be allocated to partner agencies of the United Way and to 21 volunteer fire companies who provide services to residents of Southwestern Energy's operating areas.
Southwestern Energy hosted the second Marcellus Open Golf Tournament which raised $71,095 to support the Wyoming County United Way. The tournament was held at Stone Hedge Golf Course on August 22, 2013. Money raised through this event will be allocated out to 18 partner agencies who provide services to residents of Southwestern Energy's operating areas.
The second Marcellus Open proved to be even more successful with an increase over last year. To remain on this trend, Southwestern Energy continues to find ways that more companies can be a part of the tournament.
Thank you Williams for hosting the 2nd Marcellus BBQ event on Friday, September 13th. The event raised $80,000 which will be split between Wyoming County United Way and 3 neighboring United Ways. You commitment to the community is remarkable. Thanks again for your support and for bringing us a taste of the south!
Southwestern Energy and the Wyoming County United Way are pleased to announce that the 2013 Marcellus Sporting Clays Shoot is scheduled for Friday October 11 at Rock Mountain Sporting Clays. The gun raffle is for a Browning Maxus 12 Gauge Shotgun. Tickets are $20. You do no need to be present to win. The Marcellus Clay Shoot is a charity event, and this year benefits the Wyoming County United Way and the following local fire companies:
Meshoppen Volunteer Fire Dept.
Triton Hose Co.
Nicholson Fire Co.
Liberty Fire Dept.
Factoryville Fire Co.
Lake Winola Fire Co.
Noxen Fire Co.
Thank You Southwestern Energy for hosting the Second Annual Marcellus Open yesterday at Stone Hedge Country Club. We had an extremely successful day. Preliminary totals show an increase over last year! And thank you to all of the companies who participated as sponsors and those who entered a team. Your generosity will continue to help support our partner agencies in Wyoming County.
Thank you to everyone who attended our Campaign Kick-Off event this morning at Shadowbrook Inn and Resort. And thank you to our sponsors: First Liberty Bank and Williams for making it possible! To find out how your company or business can get involved with United Way, please call the office at 836-1661.
Please join us for our campaign Kick-Off event which will be held August 14, 2013 at 8:00 am at Shadowbrook Inn and Resort. At this event, you will learn about the agencies we fund, discover some new and creative ways to run an employee campaign, and hear some best practices from other businesses. Breakfast will be served. Please RSVP by Friday, August 9th. Also, thank you to First Liberty Bank and Williams for sponsoring our Kick-Off!
The 20th annual Duck Derby was quite a success! Thank you to everyone who participated. Also, a great big thank you goes out to all of the business who donated prizes. We could not be successful without you!!! Congratulations to all of our prize winners.
GRAND PRIZE WINNER:
Ipad (Donated by People’s Neighborhood Bank):
OTHER PRIZE WINNERS:
Children's Theme Basket: Mary Smith
$50 Wal Mart Gift Card: Deborah Miller
(2) Peoples Neighborhood Bank Gift Baskets: Stacy Cobb & Kathy Wilber
(2) Baskets of P&G Products: Jim Holmes & Jodi Crimmel