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Friday, June 12, 2020
We must act

Albemarle Area United Way has long believed that Live United means fighting for the hopes, dreams, and rights of all people. But for too long, inequity, violence, and racism have been allowed to go unchecked violating the lives of people of color. This grief is on full display across our nation and here, in our community.

We know from the data that COVID-19 has hit our communities of color harder than others. While this pandemic has shone a spotlight on inequity, these inequities are not new–they’ve always existed. Health disparities in communities of color are symptoms...

Tuesday, March 17, 2020
Support the COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund

Albemarle Area United Way Response & Recovery Fund is now accepting donations to support Pasquotank, Camden, Currituck, Dare, Perquimans, Chowan, Bertie, Hertford & Gates County residents needing access to critical resources including food, hygiene, childcare, and housing assistance during times of area-wide crisis, including the COVID-19 pandemic.


The Albemarle Area United Way is committed to the safety and health of our entire NENC community. We recognize the importance of continuing to serve those most vulnerable...

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

We held our first Keel Club Philanthropy Awards Dinner on November 7th to honor Bruce & Anna Biggs at the Carolina Center. The event was a speciall evening, and we were humbled to be able to use the event to present Bruce Biggs with the Order of the Long Leaf Pine, the highest civilian honor in the State of North Carolina.

Check out the story in the Daily Advance or video on YouTube


Monday, October 7, 2019

By Chris DayMulitmedia Editor

Monday, October 7, 2019

Officials hope a new faith-based program will help the Albemarle Area United Way to more efficiently assist residents who face unexpected crises.

Monday, August 19, 2019

By Jon HawleyStaff Writer

Friday, August 16, 2019

The Albemarle Area United Way raised more than $450,000 in 2019 — knocking its fundraising goal out of the park, AAUW Executive Director Bill Blake announced during the...