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Read Across America Brings Brazoria County Together

On March 2, 2017 UWBC partnered with Brazoria County Head Start Schools in Alvin, Angleton, and Sweeny; the Brazoria County Library System; The Dow Chemical Company, and Zachry Care Team, along with many other wonderful volunteers to bring the joy of Dr. Suess to Head Start Students across Brazoria County.

See the whole album of events on Flickr!

VITA Returns to Assist Residents with 2017 Tax Season

The Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program offers free tax help to people who generally make $54,000 or less, persons with disabilities and limited English speaking taxpayers who need assistance in preparing their own tax returns. VITA is a financial stability initiative supported by United Way of Brazoria County.


11th Annual Golf Classic is a Smashing Success!

We would like to congratulate Specialty Plant Services on taking 1st place in the 11th Annual Dow-United Way Annual Golf Classic! 

It was a great day thanks to all of the players, sponsors, and the Wilderness Golf Course. Also, a big thank you goes to our Title sponsor, The Dow Chemical Company, for 11 years of continued support. 

Registration for Disaster Assistance for May-June Storm Damage Ends Soon

Immediate Disaster Case Management will be available in Rosharon at First Baptist Church (16211 2nd Street) from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm August 4 - 6, 2016. 
Registration for Disaster Assistance for May-June Storm Damage Ends Soon
Release date: August 1, 2016
AUSTIN, Texas — Texans who suffered damage or losses from the May-June storms and flooding have only days — until Aug.

Cool Deal Fan Club 2016

ac unit donationIt’s a well-known fact that the summer months in Texas can be brutal. Temperatures reach into the 100s and the humidity is sweltering. Prolonged exposure to the extreme heat brought on by summer months can negatively impact the health of senior citizens, small children, and individuals with respiratory illnesses.
Donated box fans and AC units can help battle the summer months and maintain the health of our community.