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Orlando Health Awards UWLS with $50,000 Grant

Orlando Health Awards UWLS with $50,000 Grant

For Immediate Release LEESBURG -- United Way of Lake and Sumter Counties has been awarded a $50,000 grant from Orlando Health. The funds will help launch UWLS’ new health initiative, Together for Health and Wellness, in early 2024. Together for Health and Wellness is...

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Volunteers Needed For VITA Tax-Prep Program

Volunteers Needed For VITA Tax-Prep Program

UWLS NEEDS VOLUNTEERS FOR VITA TAX-PREPARATION PROGRAM FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LEESBURG -- Tax season is right around the corner, and so is a volunteer opportunity with United Way of Lake and Sumter County’s VITA program. VITA is Volunteer Income-Tax Assistance, and...

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Women United Dances Into New Era

Women United Dances Into New Era

LEESBURG -- United Way of Lake and Sumter Counties' Women United program relaunched Oct. 12, 2023 with a merengue lesson and lots of excitement. About ten potential new members of Women United and four staff members attended the event, meant to engage new members,...

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UWLS RELAUNCHING WOMEN UNITED WITH DANCE LESSONS

UWLS RELAUNCHING WOMEN UNITED WITH DANCE LESSONS

LEESBURG -- Local women are invited to come learn about Women United and dancing. Lake and Sumter County women are welcomed to attend a Women United relaunch event and interest meeting at Anastassia Ballroom and Dance studio in Leesburg. The Wine, Learn and Dance...

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Hope 2 Restoration: A Center for Change

Hope 2 Restoration: A Center for Change

Felicia Stewart started Hope 2 Restoration: Rebuild, ReVive, ReNew Centers because she wanted it to be an organization that gives hope for change. The Leesburg nonprofit and UWLS funded community partner helps people stuck in cycles of poverty, homelessness, domestic...

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