United Way’s Social Innovation Grant Winners

Johnson City, TN – May 13, 2022 – Three local organizations each won a $10,000 grant from United Way of East TN Highlands’ Social Innovation Fund at Thursday night’s Problem-Solving Pitches event, sponsored by General Shale and TVA. The event, held in the Wallace...

Elizabethton Senior Center & United Way

In Carter County, our Elizabethton Senior Center provides a wide range of services to help our seniors lives happier and healthier lives, because when a person attends a senior center regularly they not only eat healthier, exercise more and keep their minds active,...

A Step Ahead Foundation Tri-Cities & United Way

Teen Pregnancy. It’s a tough topic to discuss, but sometimes, the tough topics need to be brought to light. So let’s talk about it. The Educational Gap Studies show that 3 out of 4 teen parents report their pregnancy as unintended.50% of teen parents don’t finish...

American Red Cross of Northeast TN & United Way

It’s 3:00 AM on a Friday morning. You wake up to the screeching sound, but it’s not your alarm clock that is set to go off in a few hours. It’s your fire alarm. You quickly realize your home is on fire. You do your best to get your family out of the house, just to...