United Way goes for same fundraising goal as 2011 | News
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS)- The United Way of Southeast
Missouri is aiming for the same fundraising goal the group came just short of
raising last year. Their goal is to raise $950,000.
The organization kicked
off its 2012 campaign Thursday in Cape Girardeau.
Campaign chairman and
Proctor and Gamble Manager Darrick Johnson says the goal is reachable, if everyone
can just give a little more.
"If we all give five
percent more, we'd actually be over a million dollars in giving in this area,"
said Darrick Johnson, United Way Campaign Manager. "And you know that when
you have that type of money, you really make a difference for a lot of
The United Way Of
Southeast Missouri supports more than 50 programs at three dozen agencies across
More than 200 volunteers
are involved in the 2012 year's campaign.
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