Community Christmas Archives - United Way of Greater St. Louis

Community Christmas wraps up with more than 17,000 items

The annual Community Christmas donation drive for the Riverbend community in Illinois, sponsored by United Way and The Telegraph, once again brought in thousands of items for those in need during the holiday season. This year, thanks to the generosity of hundreds of businesses and individuals, Community Christmas collected a grand total of 17,116 items.Continue Reading

Final Week for Community Christmas

Less than one week remains in United Way’s annual Community Christmas program to benefit the Illinois Riverbend community. The program, sponsored by United Way’s Southwest Illinois Division and The Telegraph, is a holiday donation drive that collects a wide variety of items to help more than 6,000 people in need have a brighter holiday.Continue Reading

31 Days of Giving

This holiday season, we invite you to focus on the joy of giving. Join us each day in December as we perform an act of giving – for family and friends, strangers and our community as a whole. You don’t have to change the world to brighten a corner. Together, let’s make this holiday season extra special for those around us.Continue Reading