How You Make a Difference

 

     

 United Way of Marion County
www.uwmarion.org

To become a volunteer call our office:
304-366-4550

 


Be a Falcon Honor Roll Member!
For pledging only $3 a pay period, you will have the distinction of becoming a member of the Falcon Honor Roll.  Your name will be published on the FSU and Pierpont Web pages and included in a thank you ad in the Times West Virginian.

How your $3 per pay donation can make a difference:

  • 18 prescriptions for residents who need assistance purchasing medications (The Connecting Link)
  • 140 DVD’s for interviews used as child abuse evidence the (Child Advocate Center, CAC)
  • 168 juices boxes for child being interviewed for sexual abuse (CAC)
  • 70 homeless people with medication co-pays (Scott’s Place)
  • 12 hot meals for an individual in need (Soup Opera)
  • 7 lunches for senior citizens coping with debilitating illnesses (Marion County Senior Citizens Center)
  • a week’s worth of food for 7 families (Mannington Food Pantry)
  • assistance for a meal and bath for an 5 individuals who are ill and homebound (Family Services)
  • counseling for 3 families who are victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse and or stalking (HOPE)
  • 3 hours of direct intervention for people in crisis (The Connecting Link)
  • a credit review or counseling session for 3 families in financial distress (Consumer Credit Counseling)
  • Pneumonia or Tetanus Immunization for 3 underinsured residents (Morgantown Health Right)
  • a credit report for 3 financially distressed families/individuals (Consumer Credit Counseling)
  • shelter for homeless persons (Scott’s Place)
  • training manuals for a volunteers to mentor an abused child (CASA)
  • 6 hours of in-home personal care to residents that are confined to their home due to illness, accident, or disability (Family Services)