Advocate. Do you know what it means to advocate?
Advocacy means different things to different people. For some, advocating means talking to others about important issues facing our community; for others, advocacy takes place through writing a letter or getting in touch with an elected official to voice concern or support.
Did you know anyone can champion the cause?
Whether you’re speaking out to improve education, financial stability, and health, or wearing your LIVE UNITED shirt to show support, you can help inspire hope and create opportunities for a better tomorrow. So go ahead, advocate in a LIVE UNITED world. Do it in public. Be visible. Be loud. Whatever you do, make your voice heard!
Trident United Way gives voice to community solutions at the state and local levels.
Our public policy agenda for 2017 focuses on causes that matter to you:
Increasing Access to Quality Child Care
Third Grade Literacy
Gaining and Sustaining Assets
Increasing Access to Health Care
Learn more about our Public Policy Committee!
The Public Policy Committee represents Trident United Way on state and local issues that impact the Tri-County area and the Palmetto State.
Trident United Way recently expanded the Public Policy Committee to be more reflective of the Tri-County area. The committee members include:
|Bryan Boroughs, Chair|
|Anne Bergin||Jenny Horne|
|Rita Berry||Anna Lewin|
|Andy Brack||Bernie Mazyck|
|Dr. Charles Darby||Charles Patrick|
|Dwayne Green||Grant Reeves|
|Don Gordon||Jennie Stephens|
|Ben Hagood||Paul Thurmond|
Cast a ballot and build a relationship with your elected officials. For information on voting in South Carolina, visit the South Carolina State Election Commission's Website.
For more information about our public policy agenda or committee, please contact Merridith Crowe at 843-740-7743 or firstname.lastname@example.org