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Jon Stephens, Lubbock Market President for SouthWest Bank, has been named the 2017 Campaign Chair for Lubbock Area United Way. In 2016, the Annual United Way Campaign raised over $6 million to support its 23 Community Partners.  Stephens and a campaign cabinet of 30 volunteers will set the 2017...

Go Blue Lubbock, a community-wide project to promote child abuse awareness and prevention kicked off with more than 75 people in attendance at the United Way office at 8:30 AM on Friday, March 31. Last year 1,033 children in Lubbock County were confirmed victims of abuse and neglect. The...

More than 450 volunteers and supporters gathered today at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center for Lubbock Area United Way’s Annual Meeting.  

Betty Dotts was honored with the Rita Harmon Volunteer Service Award.  The award has been presented each year since 1993 to honor deserving...

The Lubbock Area United Way raised 100.1 percent of its 2016 campaign goal and, for the first time ever, surpassed the $6 million mark.

Amber Dean, Lubbock Area United Way 2016 campaign chairwoman, announced the community contributed $6,031,073, during a Victory Report Luncheon Tuesday...

Meredith Imes loves volunteering.

"I feel like it's been ingrained in me from a really young age," Imes explains.

She also loves public speaking; a perfect match when she started...

About 600 Lubbock Area United Way volunteers, donors and agency representatives attended the organization’s Mid-Campaign Report Luncheon Thursday, at which it was announced that 58.5 percent of its 2016 campaign's $6,026,041 goal has been reached.

Amber Dean, the 2016 United Way...

More than 750 volunteers and supporters filled the Civic Center Exhibit Hall today for Lubbock Area United Way’s 2016 Annual Campaign Kick-Off. The 2016 Campaign Chair, Amber Dean with City Bank, announced this year’s campaign goal of $6,026,041, which is the largest goal United Way has ever...

More than 50 nonprofit leaders, community members, and elected officials attended a Legislative Briefing hosted by Lubbock Area United Way today. The purpose of the event was to brief both elected officials and the community on issues that affect our region; particularly in the areas of Pre-K...

Lubbock Area United Way Campaign Chair Amber Dean has announced the leadership team for the 2016 Annual Campaign.  Dean and the 11 Vice Chairs will work together to recruit the more than 400 other volunteers needed to assist in the community-wide fund-raising effort. Last year the United Way...

Lubbock Area United Way Campaign Chair Amber Dean has announced the leadership team for the 2016 Annual Campaign.  Dean and the 11 Vice Chairs will work together to recruit the more than 400 other volunteers needed to assist in the community-wide fund-raising effort. Last year the United Way...