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  • From Match to Family: Thoughts from a Big Brother

    I don’t know why I chose the Big Brothers Big Sisters program, or even how it occurred to me in the first place. I was under the impression that this wasn't simply a volunteer opportunity, but a lifelong commitment; a rewarding way to see my efforts make a difference. At the end of my first interview with the case manager at BBBS, she looked at me and said she had the perfect match for me. She smiled at another employee right outside her office and said “Ricky.” The employee smiled back, clearly knowing more than I did, and nodded emphatically.

Volunteer for the National Day of Action

UWRC National Day of Action

United Way’s National Day of Action mobilizes volunteers across the nation and inspires people to channel their passion into improving their communities. This year, volunteers can get involved in a host of activities designed to support children and families. Register now!  

Cabell County (June 18)

Huntington 10am - 2 pm
Meet at Huntington City Hall at 10 am

11am – 2pm
Pullman Square
220 9th Street
Huntington, WV 25701

Lawrence County (June 18)

1pm – 4pm
Ironton Farmer’s Market site
220 South 2nd Street
Ironton, OH 45638

Lincoln County (June 19)

10am – noon
Center Point Church 
6785 Straight Fork
West Hamlin, WV 25571
Mason County (June 18)
Noon – 4 PM
Mason County Baby Pantry housed at Bellemead United Methodist Church
510 Burdette Street
Point Pleasant, WV 25550
1pm – 4pm
Wayne United Methodist Church
615 Cleveland Street
Wayne, WV 25570