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Tuesday, February 9, 2021
February 3, 2021 By Julie Capaldi, President, United Way of Pickens County   I am so tired of COVID-19 and the misery and sadness that it has brought to people I love. OVER IT. February is Valentine’…
Ms. Pat Todd at a VITA tax site.
Thursday, January 14, 2021
January 12, 2021 By Julie Capaldi,President, United Way of Pickens County PICKENS COUNTY — At the heart of United Way of Pickens County’s Volunteer Income Tax Program, nicknamed VITA, is a corps of…
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
December 16, 2020 By Julie Capaldi, President, United Way of Pickens County   As I watch the COVID-19 Recovery Fund shrink and the requests for assistance explode, it scares the heck out of me.…
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
November 25, 2020 By Julie Capaldi, President, United Way of Pickens County COVID fatigue, COVID cranky, Coronacation, (which is another term for NO vacation). I am all of those things but mostly, I…
Thursday, September 17, 2020
September 16, 2020 By Julie Capaldi, President, United Way of Pickens County   COVID-19. I am just SO over it. The coronavirus propelled so many hard working families into poverty. It’s just shocking…