In the News

The River Region United Way values its partnership with traditional and online media and the energy they bring to informing readers, viewers, visitors, and listeners about opportunities to volunteer, advocate and give. Their efforts help advance the common good in our communities. Thank you to all of our Media Partners for your ongoing and valuable support.

Recent Press Releases

May 24, 2016 - River Region United Way Announces a "Day of Action"

August 18, 2014 - "Rally in the Alley" United Way Campaign Kickoff and Volunteer Drive

July 31, 2014 - Carmike hosts Charity Event to benefit United Way

April 17, 2014 - Jackson Receives 2014 Jean and Adolph "Bucks" Weil Award

March 7, 2014 - United Way Announces NFL PLAY 60 Day

February 28, 2014 - 2014 Prom Dress Giveaway

January 24, 2014 - River Region United Way Raises $5.2 Million to Benefit Community

December 31, 2013 - New Leadership Named at River Region United Way

November 8, 2013 - Jubilee CityFest makes final gift to River Region United Way

October 28, 2013 - 2013 Mid-Campaign Event

August 20, 2013 - “Rally in the Alley” Campaign Kickoff & Volunteer Drive

June 24, 2013 - Pacesetter & Agency Campaign Kickoff

June 12, 2013 - United Way President & CEO Russ Dunman to Retire

April 25, 2013 - 2012 Jean and Adolph “Bucks” Weil Award

January 16, 2013 -  2012 Campaign Results Announcement


Media Requests

The River Region United Way’s policy is to respond promptly, accurately and honestly to inquiries from the media. We welcome media inquiries and requests for interviews of its representatives. For more information contact:
Mendie Nord, V.P. of Branding and Communications
Phone: 334.264.7318, ext. 503 or 334-323-2503


Media Partners

Montgomery Advertiser
Montgomery Independent
Prattville Progress
Wetumpka Herald

Bahakel Communications, WAKA-CBS Channel 8
Raycom Media, WSFA-NBC Channel 12
WNCF Television Inc., WNCF-ABC Channel 32
Woods Communications, WCOV-FOX Channel 20
WBNN Television, CW Montgomery Channel 22
BLAB-TV, WBIH-29 Montgomery

Bluewater Broadcasting
iHeart Media
Cumulus Broadcasting
Public Radio from Alabama State University, WVAS 90.7 FM

River Region Living
RSVP Montgomery