Press Room

The Press Room is an online resource for news media and individuals who wish to learn more about our work. Here you will find recent press releases, public statements, and links to news coverage.
Media Inquiries & Interviews
Thank you for your interest in United Way of Central Kentucky.  For all media inquiries or requests for interviews, please contact:
Megan Stith
President & CEO

Media Highlights for September
United Way looks to combat poverty with Way to Work program 
UWCK raises money, searches for solutions 
CreekFront trail ribbon cutting Sept 14th 
Shop Local Leitchfield 9.20.17 
Adult Education to host open house 
Public schools play vital role in workforce development strategy

Media Highlights for August
Altec manager named United Way campaign chair 
Big Cat 105.5 8.9.17 
Health clinic celebrates 15 years of fundraiser  
How 2-1-1 helps address our workforce supply crisis

Media Highlights for July 
United Way of Central Kentucky invests over $406,000 in nonprofi t programs serving Meade County residents 
Annual school supply drive breaks record 
Shop Local Leitchfield 7.27.17 
EIS preps students to head back to classroom

Media Highlights for June 
United Way invests over $454k in nonprofits serving GC residents 
Shop Local Leitchfield 6.19.17 
Annual school supply drive begins Saturday 
Making learning fun, accessible

Media Highlights for May
LaRue residents help United Way
Interests, time important piece of volunteer consideration 
Panther Place: Spring Fling 
Panther Place: Archery Instruction 
Local United Way awards $812,000 in grants 
Two breweries join craft beer festival

Media Highlights for April
WQXE Quicksie: 
Local United Way celebrates 15 years of community service 
104.3 WXBC 4.13.17 
Shop Local Leitchfield K105 Morning Show 4.28.17

Media Highlights for March 
Frugal Meals a way of supporting charity during Lent 
Community invited to help E'town boy feed less-fortunate student 
Give 270 selects four area programs for 2017 crowdsourcing initiative 
Shop Local Leitchfield K105 Morning Show 3.20.17 
Meade County Chamber Luncheon, 2-1-1 
Shop Local Leitchfield K105 Morning Show 3.27.17

Media Highlights for February
United Way launches Read Tutor Mentor program 
Four join board of local United Way 
Free tax prep services available to eligible families

Media Highlights for January
United Way's 2-1-1 up and running 
Embry named Mayor Pro Tem 
2-1-1 Service now available 
New service provides help to residents in need 
United Way offers training for grant applicants 
The 4-1-1 on 2-1-1

United Way Today
Give a Day for Hunger
UWCK 2-1-1 Ribbon Cutting 
United Way Celebrates 15 Years 
2017 HCCC Campaign Kickoff

Press Releases 
Tune in to hear United Way on the Airwaves!
Nash Icon 99.3 - Every other Thursday at 9:00AM with Mac Daniels
Big Cat 105.5 - 2nd Wednesday of the month at 8:00AM with Bobby Jack
Quicksie 98.3 - Monthly on the Greg & Hollie Morning Show
K105 The Best Mix - Monthly on Shop Local Leitchfield