Dreams Come True

For the longest time, Charlotte wanted to quit her $8 per hour job and start a real career. Since she was a little girl, Charlotte loved to play with makeup and hair-dos and dreamt of making people look their best. But she wasn't able to get the training she needed because she didn't have her high school diploma.  For a time, Charlotte thought her dream was out of reach. But it was closer than she thought.

Operation Supply Our Students 2016

For some families, the start of a new school year is a difficult one. Not everyone can afford to buy their child the necessary school supplies needed for the first day of class. That is why United Way of the Coastal Bend teamed up with KRIS Communications, HEB and Port Corpus Christi, so that thousands of children in our community would have the tools they need to succeed in school.