United Way of Odessa sets annual meeting

The United Way of Odessa Annual Meeting is scheduled for 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 27 at the MCM Grande Hotel and FunDome, 6201 E. Business 20.

The United Way Board of Directors will present outcomes from the 2017 campaign including partner agency allocations, venture grant funding, and campaign successes. In addition, awards will be presented to volunteers, businesses and constituents that gave of their time and money to the United Way of Odessa in 2017.

Seating is open to the public, tickets are $35 per person or $250 for a table of eight. To reserve a seat, please call the United Way of Odessa office at 332-0941 or email admin@unitedwayodessa.org.

The United Way helps fund local nonprofit organizations. Last year alone, The United Way of Odessa funded 33 programs from 22 local agencies and improved 64,952 lives. The United Way of Odessa also provided Venture Grant funding to eight local programs.