When it comes to volunteering, Melissa Cheek has done it all — she’s prepared soups and casseroles, built houses for the homeless and weeded flowerbeds. Every year since 2010, she’s volunteered for United Way of Central Maryland’s Day of Action in a range of capacities. For her, it’s about more than the individual good deed. […]
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Results in our community
Million Meals Provided
Since 2011, more than 14.2 million healthy meals have been provided to low-income families.
Children Remained in School of Origin
995 children facing homelessness were able to stay in their school of origin to date, helping to reduce student mobility.
103,617 calls for help were answered in fiscal year 2014 by the 2-1-1 Maryland United Way Helpline.