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As you may have noticed, we have a growing population of homeless in Pickaway County.  It's getting cold and we have a solution!  We are super excited to announce the opening of the Pickaway County Emergency Shelter!  However, the ability to launch it depends on obtaining volunteers to operate it during the cold nights.  The shelter will only be operational and volunteers needed during the cold nights when the temperature is 32 degrees or less...
2021 Funding Applications Now Available United Way opens applications for financial assistance program (September 1st through November 15th)   The United Way of Pickaway County is accepting applications for 2021 funding through its Partner Program. Applications will be open September 1st and run through November 15th for community 501©3 organizations that align with the organizations areas of impact.   “Aligned with our four pillar impact areas...
  Save. The. Date. Of. October 24th, formerly the Saturday of Pumpkin Show week this year at Canal Park! The United Way of Pickaway County, Pickaway County Park District, and the Ohio Department of Natural Resources are teaming up for a fall walk and fundraiser entitled The Great Pumpkin Escape! Hosted on the Saturday of what would have been Pumpkin Show week, this family-friendly outing can be added to your calendar this fall! As our vibrant...
  We have teamed up with the Scioto Post for the 2020 United Way of Pickaway County Bus Tour. The Bus Tour is our way to take donors and potential donors on the road throughout the county virtually during the pandemic to show how their support impacts lives. The United Way of Pickaway County funds remarkable programs that impact the lives and livelihoods of those around us through impact areas of health, education, income, and safety net. This...
At the end of the school day on Monday, March 16th, schools across the state closed at the direction of Ohio Governor Mike DeWine and Ohio Department of Health director Dr. Amy Acton as the result of preventative measures agsinst the spread of COVID-19 or the Coronavirus. The break will last until April 3rd at which point the state will re-evaluate whether it is safe to return to school or not.  With many parents and guardians now working from...
  Pictured left-to-right: Sam Neill (Pickaway County Health District), Jill Folden (Ohio Health Berger Hospital), Nassandra Wright (Pickaway County Health District Commissioner), and Jama Cobb (United Way of Pickaway County Executive Director)   On Thursday, the United Way of Pickaway County provided the county 2-1-1 service with a $2,000 contribution to continue its support of resources for residents in 2020 and beyond.    The Pickaway County...
United Way announces 2020 Funding Awards       Pickaway County, OH – Today, the United Way of Pickaway County has announced that is has started off the New Year by awarding $118,150 in funding to 16 Pickaway County (UWPC) initiatives as the result of its 2019 fundraising campaign. The 16 programs and initiatives align with the organization’s locally sourced community impact areas of Health, Safety Net, Income Preservation, and Education and are...
Circleville Police Department School Resource officer David McIntyre has been named one of five finalists for the 2019 United Way of Pickaway County Community Impact Award. Thomas was nominated and selected for the distinction as the result of a community-wide search launched this past June to identify and highlight members of the community going above and beyond to make Pickaway County a great place to live.    For David McIntyre, every day is...
Circleville Presbyterian Church Community Kitchen volunteer Alice Harker has been named one of five finalists for the 2019 United Way of Pickaway County Community Impact Award. Harker was nominated and selected for the distinction as the result of a community-wide search launched this past June to identify and highlight members of the community going above and beyond to make Pickaway County a great place to live.    At the conclusion of three...
Pickaway County Community Foundation (PCCF) executive director, Jan Shannon, has been named one of five finalists for the 2019 United Way of Pickaway County Community Impact Award. Shannon was nominated and selected for the distinction as the result of a community-wide search launched this past June to identify and highlight members of the community going above and beyond to make Pickaway County a great place to live.    Shannon is in her third...

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