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United Way allocates funds for 2019

The United Way of Franklin County set a goal of $36,500 for its 2018 campaign that will be collected in 2019.

The goal was set in conjunction with allocation of funds to support 11 agencies for the coming year. The local United Way distributed $26,000 to 11 qualified agencies for the 2017 year, which was concluded in March 2018. For a listing of organizations to be funded and they amounts they will receive, see the August 9 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.