United Way of Richmond County passes checks to partners

United Way of Richmond County Partnering Agencies met Friday at FirstHealth Moore Regional – Richmond for thesecond quarter check presentations.

Front row: Janell Jones and Carole Bulla, Salvation Army; Nikki Wells, Samaritan Colony, Teresa Cooper, SandhillsChildren’s Center; Dana Mintmier, Richmond Co. Schools – Exceptional Children; Jacqueline Welch, Richmond CountyAging Services; Anna Thomas, Leak Street Alumni; Jatana McCormick, Pee Dee Pregnancy Resource Center.

Back row: The Rev. Steve Crews, Back Pack Pals; Scott Waters, Richmond County Rescue Squad; Melissa Ewing, BoyScouts; Jamie Gerald, Girl Scouts; Karen Bostick, New Horizon’s Life and Family Services; Jennifer Moree, Habitat forHumanity; and Phil Harris, American Red Cross.

Not pictured: Richmond County 4H; Our Daily Bread; and Richmond County Literacy Council.

“Thank you all for what you do for our community!” said Michelle Parrish, executive director of the United Way ofRichmond County.