HED:United Way nears 60 percent of its goal
The United Way of Northeast Mississippi has reached 58.2 percent of its $1.35 million goal.
The nonprofit agency that supports 30 health and human service agencies in Lee County has raised $770,882 as of Friday.
Funds raised through the campaign are used to support such agencies as North Mississippi Medical Center's Social Work Patient Fund, Alpha House, Palmetto Day Care, CASA and Habitat for Humanity.
For more information about the United Way, its agencies or the annual campaign, call 841-9133.