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Mayor designates United Way Week

posted: August 24th, 2017


Photo (L to R): Mayor Jeff Bloemker, Peggy Valenti, Linda Hemmen, Ann Beckman, Patty Greene, Ross Richardson, Patrick Kreke

Effingham Mayor Jeff Bloemker recently signed a proclamation designating August 26th thru September 2nd as United Way Week.

The proclamation acknowledges the organization’s 57 years of service in Effingham County. United Way currently provides support to 25 local partner agencies through money provided by Effingham County businesses and residents.

For more information about United Way of Effingham County, call 217-342-3824 or visit