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:

Ron Eppes
President & CEO

Media Highlights for November
Way to Work PSA

Media Highlights for October
United Way impact includes new smiles 
Fall Classic runners brave chilly temperatures

Media Highlights for September 
United Way, Goodwill launch Way to Work 
103.9 The Moose Podcast: Introducing UWCK's New CEO - Ron Eppes 
Facebook Live from UWCK's Campaign Kickoff at HCCC 
New Mexico businessman named next United Way CEO

Media Highlights for August
Give to charities, not panhandlers 
103.9 The Moose Podcast: Mud Volleyball 2018 
103.9 The Moose Podcast: iPay 5k  
103.9 The Moose Podcast: Circles of Grayson County
103.9 The Moose Podcast: Grayson County Schools 

Media Highlights for July 
United Way of Central Kentucky mobilizes for Day of Action 
Grayson County farmer helps food bank receive donation to expand services 
103.9 The Moose Podcast:
 United Way Grayson County Fellowship program 
103.9 The Moose 
Podcast: Power of The Purse 
103.9 The Moose Podcast: Born Learning 

Media Highlights for June
United Way invests $274,000 in LaRue nonprofits 
United Way of Central Kentucky invests over $300,000 in nonprofit programs serving Meade County residents 
Kentucky Craft Beer Festival features variety of offerings
Stith reflects on four years at helm of United Way
United Way awards $50,000 grant to Grayson County Alliance

Media Highlights for May
United Way awards more than $937,000 in grants, setting record 
New Born Learning Trail to open this weekend with fair  
Born Learning trail unveiled

Media Highlights for April
Born Learning Trail to be installed at American Legion Park
The Workforce Crisis - Local businesses, agencies tackle declining labor force

Media Highlights for March
New home provides more opportunities 
2-1-1 service meets United Way’s expectations, expected to grow 
Fort Knox Federal increases United Way donations by 100% 
Serving communities near and far - Monday's Man 
Information line is making impact 
Altec’s generosity honored at Good Neighbor luncheon

Media Highlights for February 
Workforce Crisis Task Force puts response plan in action 
K105 - Shop Local Leitchfield (02.07.18) 
How to prepare to file your taxes 
United Way to launch Way to Work program 
Building relationships in new United Way role 
Repairing dilemma in local job market

Media Highlights for January  
K105 - Shop Local Leitchfield (01.03.18) 
UWCK to hold grant application training 
United Way of Central Kentucky begins Annual Community Investment process 
United Way seeks to help LaRue, surrounding county non-profits 
Local organization accepting applicants for fellowship class 
3 opportunities for local leaders

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 Jordan Rivers
  • Quicksie 98.3 - Monthly on the Greg & Hollie Morning Show
  • K105 The Best Mix - Monthly on Shop Local Leitchfield 
  • 94.4 The Wolf - Monthly with Eric and Trishia