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As of July 1, 2018, we have new extended Friday hours of operation. The weekly schedule is as follows:Monday - Thursday | 8A-5PFriday | 8A-4P Continue Reading
Posted: Monday, July 16, 2018
In May 2017, The Dow Chemical Company Texas Operations and United Way of Brazoria County co-produced an event called The Impact Initiative, a capacity building symposium designed for local nonprofits, school district foundations, county and... Continue Reading
Posted: Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Yesterday, the Brazoria County Long-Term Recovery Committee viewed the presentation, AFTER HARVEY: A Snapshot of the Journey to Recovery Following the Impacts of Hurricane Harvey. This presentation is a summary report of the activities of the... Continue Reading
Posted: Friday, January 26, 2018
From November 2017 through January 2018, UWBC will be conducting a Community Outreach Blitz across Brazoria County.UWBC Disaster Assistance Coordinators will be traveling north, south, east & west to connect with residents who have unmet needs... Continue Reading
Posted: Wednesday, November 29, 2017
HURRICANE HARVEY PREPAREDNESS & RESOURCE GUIDE (See our Resource Guide webpage for the most current edition)Find hurricane safety tips on the NWS website. https://buff.ly/2vkXn0nBrazoria County Emergency Management will update their website as... Continue Reading
Posted: Thursday, August 24, 2017
While we hope for the best, we also know it's best to be prepared. Below is the link for the Red Cross Emergency Shelter System. You won’t see any shelters open at this time, but Emergency Management agencies are monitoring Tropical Storm Cindy.... Continue Reading
Posted: Tuesday, June 20, 2017
United Way of Brazoria County is hosting 10 AmeriCorps NCCC Members to work with residents who were affected by the 2016 June flood.Because of the recent flooding in Danbury, the team’s 1st task will be to collaborate with the Brazoria County Dream... Continue Reading
Posted: Tuesday, April 18, 2017
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... Continue Reading
Posted: Tuesday, March 07, 2017
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... Continue Reading
Posted: Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Flood recovery efforts are finishing out 2016 strong with the arrival of 10 members of the AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps in Brazoria County from November 10 through December 15, 2016. Hosted by the Brazoria County Long-Term Recovery... Continue Reading
Posted: Wednesday, December 07, 2016

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