United Way of Greater Augusta
     GIVE-ADVOCATE-VOLUNTEER
DECEMBER    2018 

THIS HOLIDAY SEASON
GIVE A GIFT THAT GIVES BACK!

  
WHAT DO YOU BUY FOR...
  • The person who has everything?
  • The person who cares deeply about their neighbors?
  • The person who wants to make a difference right here in our community?
Give them a gift that honors their kindness and changes the world!
 
A donation in your friend or relative's name to the United Way of Greater Augusta will create an impact that lasts well beyond the holidays. Choose one of our partner agencies, or donate to our general fund to support all the work we do.


To learn more about specific UWGA partner agencies & programs, or if you have any gifting questions, please contact Kristi Williams at (540) 885-1229 or  kristi.williams@unitedway.org 
 

Interesting Holiday Facts

Every Lunar New Year begins with a new animal's zodiac year. The upcoming Lunar New year will be ringing in the year of the rooster.

Santa Claus was named after St. Nicholas, a Turkish man living in the fourth century who was known for his great generosity.

In 1836, Alabama became the first state to declare Christmas a legal Holiday.

If the gifts in the song, "The Twelve Days of Christmas" were tallied, the number would be over 364!