November 9th DuFore’s Jewelers Supports the United Way
DuFore’s has donated a ladies diamond ring valued at $1,200, which will be used for a drawing in support of the United Way’s Annual Campaign. Tickets for the ladies diamond ring drawing are only $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00 and are available at DuFore’s Jewelers, 94 West Second Street in Oswego. DuFore’s Holiday Open House to be held, November 9 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and November 10 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Read more... Poster...
November 12th Stone Soup Luncheon Oswego
Break bread, warm your heart, and gather with friends to support local food pantries. 5 soups from area restaurants, salad, rolls, dessert and beverages, all for only $5. Join us for the 8th Annual event held at St. Joseph's Parish Center, West 1st St. Oswego. Read more... Poster...
November 15th Youth Services Forum
SUNY Phoenix site. Registration 8:30 am. Forum presentations 9 am - 1pm
The Youth Services Forum is an opportunity for youth service providers to share information on their programs while learning about other youth programs. Read more...
United Way Offers Mini-Grants, Apply by December 4th
In accordance with its mission of raising awareness of human needs in Oswego County and supporting solutions to address those needs, United Way of Greater Oswego County is offering a limited number of mini-grant funding opportunities for community organizations in Oswego County that reflect the agency’s mission and its five funding categories; Emergency Services, Health and Special Needs, Supporting Families and Children, Youth Development, and Senior Services. Read more... PDF Application...
Novelis Employees kick-off United Way Workplace Campaign
One the United Way’s most generous supporters, Novelis, officially kicked off their in-house employee campaign with an informational and inspiring meeting where they announced their goal for the United Way’s 2013 – 2014 Annual Campaign. Read more...
The 2014 Campaign Kick-off
The 2014 Campaign Kick-off was held on September 11th at The American Foundry, Oswego. The Campaign Cabinet announced this year's goal of $800,000. Speakers included: Greg Callen of Move Along, Inc.; Meg Henderson of OCO's literacy program and Danielle Hayden of the Amercian Red Cross. Contact the United Way office for materials to launch a workplace campaign. 593-1900 x 202 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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