VIDEO LINK: Local volunteers talk about the value of helping others during the 2018 Catawba Co. United Way Volunteer 

Center's Giving from the Heart Volunteer Awards.


VIDEO LINK: Exodus Homes celebrated the opening of its newest site on Sept. 29. The 12,000 square foot 

facility on 4th Street SW in Hickory will house the offices for Exodus Homes, Exodus Works and the agency's Thrift Store 

along with room for other purposes related to the their mission.

VIDEO LINK: FedEx stepped up to help paint and do landscaping along with donating $2,000 towards helping Family 

Guidance Center's shelter, during this year's United Way Days of Caring on Sept. 21.


VIDEO LINK: Family Guidance Center’s Ann Peele along with client Laura Clark visited Shurtape employees to talk 

about how local United Way funded partners impact their community. They're pictured with Shurtape's Tim Martin. 

VIDEO LINK: Catawba County United Way Campaign Chair Keith Mackie talks about making a 

difference in your community...Live United.


VIDEO LINK: Cynthia Lingerfelt (left) shares her story of how ECCCM, 

a CCUW funded partner, helped her find work and a new home.


VIDEO LINK: The Salvation Army's Shelter of Hope Director Casey McCall shares a story with visiting 

employees from Corning about how a late, night phone call from the police reminded him why he works to help others.


VIDEO LINK: Ann Peele, executive director of Family Guidance Center, talks about helping 

nearly 200 families avoid a home foreclosure during a Catawba County United Way meeting.