The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

April 2, 2013

United Way to host annual meeting, awards ceremony

Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — United Way of Enid and Northwest Oklahoma will host its annual meeting and awards ceremony April 11 at Northern Oklahoma College’s Gantz Center, Montgomery Hall.

The event will begin at 6 p.m. The meeting will feature dinner, special presentations, nomination and election of directors and officers, and announcement of the 2013 campaign chairs. The cost to attend is $15 per person.

United Way of Enid and Northwest Oklahoma’s campaign goal this past year was $700,000, with a final total of more than $751,500 being raised. Those funds support 16 member agencies: Booker T. Washington Center, Cimarron Council Boy Scouts, American Red Cross, Community Development Support Association, Consumer Credit Counseling, Denny Price Family YMCA, Enid Community Clinic, Enid Metro Commission, Child Advocacy Council, Hedges Speech and Hearing, Girl Scouts of Western Oklahoma, RSVP, Salvation Army, YWCA of Enid, Youth and Family Services, and Legal Aid of Oklahoma. Funds also support other local social and human services projects through annual Venture grants.

To RSVP for the event, call the United Way office at (580) 237-0821 or email Pamela Ballard at