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United Way Celebrates Year of Impact at Annual Meeting

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The United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties recently hosted its Community Celebration, an annual meeting recognizing the organization's impact and accomplishments over the most previous fiscal year. With a record-breaking fundraising year from July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2015, the United Way announced its plans to invest in over 60 local services impacting the areas of education, health and financial stability.

The United Way also announced that $621,000 was saved by Rutherford and Cannon county residents through United Way's partnership with the FamilyWize prescription discount program, $1,011,648 was returned into Rutherford and Cannon counties through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, and $3,487,515 were secured through corporate investments, individual investments, grants and special events from July 1, 2014 - June 30, 2015.

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