Knox Co. United Way Kicks Off 57th Campaign
The Knox County United Way kicked off its 57TH Annual Campaign Wednesday morning..
This year's volunteers will seek to raise $275,000 to support local social service programs and initiatives in education and financial stability in the community.
"Living United: Give, Advocate, Volunteer" is this year's theme.
United Way Executive Director Bob Murawski says studies show that 96 percent of all Knox County residents have been touched by the programs of the United Way.
He also says 96% of every dollar raised goes directly to help the Knox County community.