News Releases


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S&B’s Burger Joint Pairs with United Way for Pay It Forward Program September 23, 2014

United Way’s Success By 6 Initiative Launches a Reading Project in Partnership with Community Leaders September 11, 2014

United Way to Announce its annual David Hegwood Day of Caring September 9, 2014

United Way’s Fundraiser to Kick off Community’s Annual Campaign August 4, 2014

United Way of Southwest Oklahoma Kicks Off 2014 Pacesetter Campaign July 10, 2014

United Way Officers to Participate in National Community Leader Conference to Plan and Collaborate for Positive Future May 9, 2014

United Way Names New Executive Director April 25, 2014

United Way Recognizes National Volunteer Week in Partnership with the Lawton Police and Fire Departments April 7, 2014

United Way Starts the Funds Distribution Process April 4, 2014

United Way Honors a Long-Service Employee March 4, 2014

United Way Announces Name Change February 11, 2014

United Way Executive Director Resigns - National Search Underway January 21, 2014


Campaign Kickoff September 6, 2013

Agency Allocation May 28, 2013


Youth Day of Caring September 12, 2012

Campaign Kickoff 2012 September 4, 2012

United Way Announces Agency Allocations May 25, 2012