The United Way of Fort Smith Area Adjusts Schedule Of Events


The United Way of Fort Smith Area announced today the following
adjustments to their spring calendar of events:

*March 19th Community Impact Breakfast – Cancelled (will deliver awards to companies)

*April 2nd The Library Dolly Built-Movie – Postponed

*April 7th and 16th Step Up Speak Out – Postponed (fall)

*April 23rd Day of Caring – Postponed

*May 4th-9th United Way Classic – On schedule at this time (following PGA timeline)

Eddie Lee Herndon, President and CEO of United Way of Fort Smith Area, commented, “We as a staff and the Executive Board have been closely monitoring the development and ramp up of COVID-19 in Arkansas and Oklahoma. The health and well-being of our staff, board, partner agencies, volunteers, corporate partners and stakeholders, clients’ served, and overall community is of greatest importance. As the situation continues to change upon the hour and is very dynamic in nature, we will be taking several measures to be both proactive and cautious moving forward. Our mission is to ‘unite people and resources’, and we have been working to do so in many areas.”

The United Way of Fort Smith Area will be including information on their website and through social media about upcoming agency events, volunteer efforts needed, vital community resources, and ways to donate to help the local community.

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Tammy Teague

Tammy Teague

Mansfield native, with roots in Scott County. Daughter, sister, wife and Christian. Education: 1995 MHS graduate; 1999 Arkansas Tech University Graduate - BA in Journalism. Career: Managing Editor - The Citizen; Copy Writer - Southwest Times Record; 20+ years experience in the news.

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