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Wednesday, March 28, 2018
March 26, 2018 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) coalition urges taxpayers to see if they qualify for this free service and file before locations close. March 26, 2018 – The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is now in the final weeks of operation at its nine Coastal Bend locations. This free income tax preparation service is...
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
March 28, 2018   WOODSBORO, March 27, 2018 – United Way of the Coastal Bend’s Disaster Relief Fund is used in its service area to assist with long-term recovery from Hurricane Harvey. Recognizing that many people in these communities lost their jobs due to the storm – and the implications that lost wages can have – the local non-profit gave $20,...
Monday, July 17, 2017
Help Us Give Every Student the Tools Needed for a Successful School Year We're proud to partner with H-E-B and KRIS 6 News for the 27th year of  Operation Supply Our Students (SOS), happening July 12 - August 15. There are many ways to contribute to Operation SOS. You have two opportunities every time you visit H-E-B.  Tear Pads While paying for...
Thursday, June 22, 2017
United Way of the Coastal Bend works for a healthier community. One of the ways in which we accomplish this is our partnership with FamilyWize—a program that provides prescription discount cards to everyone, whether or not they have health insurance.    This program uses a simple, two-step process. First, download your free prescription savings...
Monday, June 05, 2017
United Way of the Coastal Bend is looking for energetic volunteers to help create and package literacy extension activity kits for children’s books. The kits will go to Tiny Libraries in nine local child development centers.   We will provide the materials and need a good group of generous volunteers to help us put the kits together. These kits...
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
United Way of the Coastal Bend believes working together will make the Coastal Bend community strong!
Tuesday, February 09, 2016
Reported by KRIS 6 News, by MIke Gillaspia, on January 25, 2016. KRISTV.com | Continuous News Coverage | Corpus Christi CORPUS CHRISTI - Need help with your taxes this year? For those who qualify, there is a group in Corpus Christi ready to give you the assistance you need -- for free. It begins this weekend with an event called Super Saturday....
Monday, November 23, 2015
Annual Caller-Times Christmas Appeal campaign kicks off By Julie Garcia of the Caller-Times For some families it comes down to either paying rent or buying Christmas presents. Even then, the Coastal Bend's most impoverished who struggle to make ends meet often don't have much of a choice. Keeping the kids warm and sheltered is more important than...
Monday, November 16, 2015
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Wednesday, November 11, 2015
City of Corpus Christi Employees donate $106,474 to Change the Coastal Bend for Good!  United Way of the Coastal Bend appreciates the city employees who participated in this year's campaign!  Their support means so much to the community of Corpus Christi.  For the KRIS 6 News report, click here.