In the News: United Way’s centennial is a time to look forward

Column in the Winston-Salem Journal by Antonia Monk Richburg on October 15, 2023

In our post pandemic world, it is even clearer now than before that we must work together as a community to solve the complex problems facing Winston-Salem and Forsyth County. United Way of Forsyth County was founded 100 years ago with the core principle that working together, we can accomplish much more than organizations functioning in silos.

In this centennial year, we celebrate the enduring legacy of United Way of Forsyth County, with fresh leadership, rekindled community engagement and a profound commitment to bridge longstanding gaps since Highway 52’s establishment. This year signifies not just a milestone but also our dedication to listening, forging connections and nurturing inclusivity amid today’s challenges…