United Way of Greater Augusta
OCTOBER    2018 
VITA Volunteer Social
Have you ever wondered what VITA is?

Do you want to hear why VITA Volunteers choose VITA?

Join us at our Vita Volunteer Social so that we can thank all of our Past, Present & Future Volunteers but also learn about this amazing program.

Food & Drinks will be provided so all that you need to bring is yourself and a friend.


When: Oct. 25th, 5-7pm
Where: United Way of Greater Augusta
24 Idlewood Blvd. Suite 106, Staunton, VA

For more information please contact Nadina at nadina.pupic@unitedway.org
Interesting Fact of the Month
Jack-o'-lanterns were once made out of turnips, beets and potatoes - not pumpkins.

Meet Our New Staff Member!
Kristi Williams joins the United Way staff as the new Donor and Community Relations Coordinator. Kristi is originally from northern California, where she earned her B.A. from the University of California, Santa Barbara.  She has a wide variety of experience from working in the film business, hospitality and healthcare industries.  She is an active member of the community, volunteering as the PTO Treasurer for Westwood Hills Elementary, and a co-troop leader for Girl Scouts of Skyline Drive.  She and her husband of 10 years, Neil Williams, have called Waynesboro their home since 2010.  They have two beautiful children and a Goldendoodle pup named Charley.  

Please join me in welcoming Kristi to the United Way Team!
New! Announcing Monthly Trivia!
Every month we will list a trivia question in our newsletter.  The first person to respond with the correct answer will win a free large pizza from Papa Johns

OCTOBER TRIVIA: What item is banned (only during Halloween) in Hollywood, California from 12am on October 31st to 12pm on November 1st?

Quick! Send your answer to kristi.williams@unitedway.org!

Valley Program for Aging Services (VPAS) are your local experts in aging.  Whether you are approaching retirement, or well beyond, our staff can help you navigate the joys and challenges that come with aging and caregiving.  Once accessed, VPAS provides a supportive network to assist you as your needs may change over time.

To learn more about this organization, visit their website.

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