Press Room

 Beginning Friday, May 23, Veterans United Foundation will host a multiple day “Thank-A-Thon” on behalf of Heart of Missouri United Way (HMUW). Click here to read the full press release.
Posted: Thursday, May 22, 2014
On Wednesday, May 21, 2014 the Heart of Missouri United Way presented Mr. David Machens with the prestigious Jack Matthews Award during its regular Board of Directors Meeting.  Click here to read the full press release.  
Posted: Wednesday, May 21, 2014
COLUMBIA, MO (December 4, 2013) – United Way 2-1-1 reminds you to take care during cold weather advisories, warnings and emergencies. For information on what to do during a cold-weather emergency, or to find warming shelters call 2-1-1 from a land...
Posted: Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Cathy Scroggs, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs at the University of Missouri, shares a personal story that speaks to the need all around us in our community. We may not always see it or recognize it, but it's there. Take a moment to watch her...
Posted: Wednesday, November 20, 2013
COLUMBIA, MO (November 11, 2013) – In keeping with the program of excellence offered by the University of Missouri’s Department of Athletics which seeks to enhance the overall development of student-athletes, Heart of Missouri United Way has...
Posted: Monday, November 11, 2013
Friends,We are helping to get the word out about Almeta Crayton’s services, and the “Almeta Crayton Donation Fund” that’s been set up at Boone County National Bank. Will you please help us spread the word? The information is below. Thank you for...
Posted: Wednesday, October 30, 2013
COLUMBIA, MO (October 4, 2013) – In a strong show of support for local health and human services, Heart of Missouri United Way Pacesetter agencies and companies led United Way campaign efforts by pledging a combined total of $905,174. On Friday,...
Posted: Thursday, October 24, 2013
Written by: Tim Rich, Executive Director Who or what is responsible for Columbia’s escalating violence problem?  I have been pondering that question since the killing of two of Columbia’s young people a little more than a year ago.  It...
Posted: Tuesday, July 16, 2013
COLUMBIA, MO (June 10, 2013) – During the annual meeting of United Ways of Missouri (a Statewide Association of local United Ways), Tim Rich, Executive Director of Heart of Missouri United Way in Columbia, was elected President for an 18-month term...
Posted: Monday, June 10, 2013
COLUMBIA, MO (May 6, 2013) – On Thursday May 2nd, Staff of Heart of Missouri United Way showed up at a recent Cooper County Advisory Council Meeting to express their deep appreciation for all of the efforts of the Isle of Capri Casino Staff and...
Posted: Monday, May 6, 2013

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