2016 - 2018 News Clips

Trident United Way News Clips: 2020 - 2016


Dec. 31 Trident United Way wants to send you to the Super Bowl, Holy City Sinner.com

Dec. 21 Ingevity pledging $1M through annual Trident United Way campaign, ABC News 4

Dec. 21 Ingevity, Employees Pledge $1,000,000 Through Annual Trident United Way Campaign, Ink World Magazine

Dec. 21 North Charleston-based Ingevity & employees pledge $1,000,000 in annual Trident United Way campaign, Charleston Daily

Dec. 17 Trident United Way Giving Tuesday helps those affected by COVID-19, CRBJ BizWire

Dec. 10 Nonprofit – helping out: Trident United Way GivingTuesday raises more than $10,000, Charleston Regional Business Journal

TUW volunteers with "Thank you" signs

Dec. 4 Trident United Way GivingTuesday helps those affected by COVID-19, Berkeley Independent

Dec. 1 How to safely donate on GivingTuesday, News 2

Dec. 1 How to help Lowcountry groups seeking assistance this GivingTuesday, ABC News 4

Dec. 1 GivingTuesday important for local non-profits like Trident United Way, Live 5 News

Nov. 23 Day of Caring sees teams of Charleston-area volunteers in person and online, despite pandemic, The Post and Courier

Nov. 23 Charleston Basket Brigade asking for donations to help families this Thanksgiving, (TUW & partner mentions), Live 5 News

Picture of teacher thank you card

Nov. 23 Trident United Way Sends ‘Thank You’ Cards To Berkeley County Teachers and Staff, The Berkeley Observer

Nov. 23 Trident United Way’s Day of Caring on weekend calendar, Holy City Sinner

picture of AmeriCorps volunteers

Nov. 16 Trident  United Way volunteers help Habitat for Humanity, Live 5 News

Nov. 16 Trident United Way’s AmeriCorps team builds home for Summerville mom, News 2

Harris Teeter, Salvation Army & Trident United Way logos

Nov. 16 Last weekend to Round Up at Harris Teeter for Salvation Army & Trident United Way, Holy City Sinner

Nov. 11 Trident United Way & AmeriCorps help veterans at One80 Place, Lowcountrybizsc.com

One 80 Place logoAmeriCorps logo

Nov. 11 Helping Our Veterans - Trident United Way & AmeriCorps to help One80 Place, FOX 24 News

Nov. 10 Trident United Way & AmeriCorps partner to help One80 Place, Holy City Sinner

Nov 6 Trident United Way to distribute cards thanking teachers across Tri-County, Live 5 News

Picture of Mike Michels & Chloe Knight Tonney

Nov. 6 Salvation Army & Trident United Way invite you to Round Up, Charleston Regional Business Journal

Nov. 6 Trident United Way Day of Caring planned, Daniel Island News

Nov. 3 Salvation Army & Trident United Way team up w/Harris Teeter to Round Up, Lowcountrybizsc.com

Cover of CRBJ Giving Issue

Nov. 3 Special Edition: Annual Giving Guide, Charleston Regional Business Journal

Oct. 30 Salvation Army & Trident United Way ask you to Round Up! at Harris Teeter, Holy City Sinner

Volunteer on Day of Caring

Oct. 27 A Day of Caring, The Island Connection

Oct. 27 Act UNITED for more affordable housing, Lowcountrybizsc .com

Oct. 27 Commentary: Act United for more affordable housing, Holy City Sinner

Oct. 27 Guest Column - Support Charleston County SC Affordable Housing Referendum, FITS News

Oct. 19 Have you filled our your census form?, ABC News 4

Oct. 13 Virtual Student Career Conferences on Trident United Way’s Day of Caring, Charleston Regional Business Journal

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Oct. 12 Trident United Way’s 20th annual Day of Caring to be very different due to Coronavirus, The Post and Courier

Oct. 12 Some SC nonprofits meet fundraising goals despite pandemic, economic hardship, The Post and Courier

Oct. 11 Brighten up 2020 by taking part in Trident United Way’s Day of Caring on Nov. 20, Holy City Sinner

Pic of Select Health workers & N. Chs Mayor Keith Summey

Oct. 12 Summerville school receives 250 backpacks from Select Health, Trident United Way, ABC News 4

Oct. 8 Understand SC Podcast: The rising cost of living in Charleston, The Post and Courier

Sept. 30 Federal minimum wage not enough to pay to live in Charleston, new study shows, The Post and Courier

Sept. 28 Trident United Way hosts N. Charleston luncheon to encourage census participation, ABC News 4

Sept. 28 Study: Tri-County one of the most expensive places to live in SC, Live 5 News

volunteer handing someone food

Sept. 20 Fresh and Free Farmers Market makes a big difference, Moultrie News

Sept. 10 CDC reporting ‘troubling’ drop in vaccinations for kids during COVID-19 pandemic, Live 5 News

Sept. 4 Trident United Way announces new board chair and members, Holy City Sinner.com

August 10 United Way continues to get flooded with calls for assistance, Summerville Journal Scene

picture of school items

August 8 Trident United Way hosting virtual school supply drive, ABC News 4

August 8 Trident United Way hosting virtual supply drive for Title One schools in the Lowcountry, News 2

Teacher thank you card

August 5 Show your appreciation to teachers, Charleston Daily

August 3 Commentary: Maternal, infant health still lagging. leaders must take action, The Post and Courier

August 3 Nonprofit calls for thank you cards for teachers, school staff, Moultrie News

July 31 - How you can help thank teachers & school staff, ABC 4 News

July 31 Trident United Way to host Teacher Thank a Thon, Holy City Sinner

Turing Leaf participant making a shirt

July 29 Social Justice shirts and Trident United Way-funded grant kick-start Turning Leaf, Holy City Sinner

July 22 One SC Fund: COVID-19 Response Fund awards more than $290K to Lowcountry organizations, News 2

July 8 How Lowcountry cities, organizations use COVID-19 data to help those in need, Live 5 News

July 8 Trident United Way $25,000 Community Engagement Grant announcement (multiple outlets):
ABC News 4    Berkeley Independent   Lowcountrybiz.sc   Holy City Sinner.com

Moultrie News  Charleston Currents

June 29 Trident United Way tracks jump in help for utility bills, Live 5 News

June 28 Video: COVID-19 Webcast w/TUW's health director, Charleston Regional Business Journal

June 18 Utility assistance calls increase 300% at Trident United Way (multiple outlets)
Berkeley Independent   Lowcountrybiz.sc   Holy City Sinner

June 15 Charities feel financial crunch as waiting lists grow across the Lowcountry, Live 5 News

June 8 Trident United Way’s African American Leadership Council donates books to a school in Ravenel, Holy City Sinner

June 5 Unseen acts of kindness by Charleston school leader turns into greater initiative, CHS Today

Fleetwood Hassel with Chloe Knight Tonney

June 5 Letter to the Editor: Enough talk - united for greater good, by TUW board chair Fleetwood Hassell, The Post and Courier

May 22 Trident United Way sets fundraising record for COVID-19 response, Holy City Sinner

May 22 Trident United Way sets funding record for COVID-19 response, Lowcountrybizsc.com

May 21 Trident United Way raises $425,000 for COVID-19 relief, record for event, The Post and Courier

May 19 Trident United Way partner profile: Lowcountry Hope Center, Holy City Sinner

May 6 Local officials speak about hurricane preparedness, News 2

May 5 Tuesday is Trident United Way Tri-County UNITED for COVID-19 Response Day, Holy City Sinner

May 1 Sharp increase in applications, calls for help as eviction ban ends May 1, ABC News 4

May 1 Trident United Way asks for unity as eviction deadline approaches, Holy City Sinner

graphic showing 25 agencies funded

May 1 Trident United Way raises nearly $350,000 for COVID-19 Response Fund, The Post and Courier

May 1 Charleston leaders consider housing support, changes to 10-year plan, (Brief mention of TUW), Live 5 News

April 27 Help Neeed: COVID-19 requests to Trident United Way exceed balance, Holy City Sinner

April 24 Requests to Trident United Way's Tri-County COVID-19 Response Fund exceed fund balance, ABC News 4

April 24 Trident United Way’s COVID-19 Response Fund needs more help in meeting high needs, The Post and Courier

April 22 New economic analysis shows coronavirus will crush Tri-County economy by almost $2 billion, ABC News 4

April 22 Trident United Way estimates COVID-19 will have $2 billion impact on local economy, News 2

April 22 Trident United Way estimates COVID-19 could have a nearly $2 billion negative hit to Tri-County economy, Holy City Sinner

April 20 Trident United Way announces $274,000 raised in COVID-19 relief fund, Universal Latin News

April 18 Letters to the editor: Fund to help lessen the impact of COVID-19 on Charleston, The Post and Courier

April 17 Trident United Way’s Tri-County COVID-19 Response Fund to award $165,000 in first phase, Moultrie News

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April 15 Calls to Trident United Way’s 211 resource line skyrocket, WSC Radio, Kelly Golden Show

April 15 Trident United Way launches first phase of COVID-19 relief funding, The Post and Courier

April 15 Trident United Way awards $165,000 in COVID-19 relief, Holy City Sinner

April 14 Trident United Way reminds you to make your voice count, Moultrie News

April 14 Trident United Way's Tri-County coronavirus response fund to give $165,000, ABC News 4

April 13 Non-profit minute: Trident United Way’s Chloe Tonney, Lowcountryscbiz .com

Line of cars, people ready to load

April 13 Fresh for All food giveaway in Summerville to feed up to 1,500, Summerville Journal-Scene 

April 4 Trident United Way sees dramatic 211 increase amid pandemic, The Post and Courier

April 2 Trident United Way Teacher Thank you effort highlighted in morning email, CHS Today

April 2 S.C. nonprofit (SCThrive) helping people register for benefits by phone, Live 5 News

April 2 Editorial: Finish a plan to deal with homelessness and COVID-19, (TUW 211 mentioned), The Post and Courier

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March 30 Utilizing Trident United Way’s 211 resource line in a COVID-19 era, News 2

March 30 Calls for assistance to Trident United Way’s 211 line skyrocket, Holy City Sinner

March 26 Trident United Way estimates COVID-19 could have $700M negative impact on Tri-County in just 2 weeks, Live 5 News

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March 26 COVID-19 could have $700 million negative impact on Tri-County in just 2 weeks, Holy City Sinner

March 26 More than 30,000 South Carolinians filed for unemployment last week (TUW quoted), The Post and Courier

March 25 Helping out: Trident United Way COVID-19 Relief Fund collects more than $171K, Charleston Regional Business Journal

March 25 COVID-19 could hit Tri-County with $700M negative economic impact in just 2 weeks, Live 5 News 

March 24 Trident United Way announces more than $171K collected for COVID-19 relief fund, ABC News 4

March 24 Trident United Way’s Tri-County COVID-19 Response Fund tops $171K in less than one week, Moultrie News

March 24 Trident United Way COVID-19 Response Fund tops $171,000 in less than a week, Holy City Sinner

March 24 Trident United Way announces COVID-19 Response Fund,  Universal Latin News

March 23 Coronavirus volunteer opportunities for sports fans with no sports, The Post and Courier

March 22 Trident United Way launches COVID-19 Response Fund, The Charleston Chronicle

March 21 Trident United Way launches COVID-19 Response Fund, Lowcountrybizsc.com

COVID-19 response fund logo

March 20 Trident United Way begins $50K COVID-19 fund, Live 5 News

March 20 Editorial: As Coronavirus spreads here’s how you can help, The Post and Courier

March 19 Trident United Way COVID-19 Response FundMoultrie NewsHoly City SinnerCHS Today

March 18 Trident United Way partners with The Post and Couier for COVID-19 Response Fund, The Post and Courier

Mike & Beverly Smith, with TUW & LCFB reps

March 17 Mike & Beverly Smith donate $500,000 to Lowcountry Food Bank and Trident United Way, The Post and Courier

line of people at Connect & Collect event

March 15 Trident United Way Connect & Collect event draws hundreds, The Post and Courier and Berkeley Independent

March 5 Moncks Corner Event To Offer Food, Health Screenings And More, Berkeley Observer

March 2 Trident United Way invites community to free Connect & Collect Event, The Post and Courier and Berkeley Independent

Publix employees with cake

March 2 Trident United Way celebrates Publix Appreciation Week, Moultrie News

March 2 Trident United Way celebrates Publix Appreciation Week, Lowcountry BizSC

February 29 Charities concerned that changes to law included in federal tax cuts will cut into giving, The Post and Courier

Febuary 11 Census takers wanted in the Lowcountry, News 2

Feburary 5 Moultrie News: Trident United Way's free tax filing clinics are open and ready to serve, Moultrie News

February 5 Trident United Way announces free tax filing clinics are open and ready to serve, Holy City Sinner

February 5 Trident United Way offers free tax filing clinics, Berkeley Independent

February 5 Trident United Way announces free tax filing clinics are open, Charleston Chronicle

January 31 Trident United Way hosts forum on children and mental health ABC News 4

January 16 Lowcountry volunteers: millions on the line for South Carolina, census responses crucial ABC News 4

Mark & Becky Joye

January 16 Mount Pleasant residents make $100K donation to Trident United Way Moultrie News

January 16  Trident United Way receives $100,000 donation from local attorney and wife. News 2

January 15 $100K donation gifted to Trident United Way ABC News 4

January 15 Joye family gives major donation to Trident Unted Way Summerville Journal Scene

January 15 Trident United Way Community Engagement Grants featured in charity section, Charleston Regional Business Journal

Grant Announcement

January 15 Trident United Way announces second round of Community Engagement Grants, The Post and Courier

January 13 Trident United Way awards $25K community engagement grants, Moultrie News

January 13 Trident United Way awards $25K community engagement grants, Holy City Sinner

January 9 Trident United Way announces $25K in grants for second cycle of giving, ABC 4 News

January 9 Trident United Way awards $25,000 Community Engagement Grants, Lowcountrybiz.sc

January 9 Trident United Way announces $25K in grants for 2nd round of giving cycle, WTMA Radio


December 16  Trident United Way's Amanda Lawrence to present at Collective Impact Forum, Charleston Chronicle  and Lowcountrybiz

December 4  Trident United Way celebrates donors on Giving Tuesday, Live 5 News 

November 18 Trident United Way featured in Annual "Giving" special publication, Charleston Regional Business Journal

November 15 Trident United Way volunteers complete hundreds of projects on Day of Caring, Moultrie News

November 15 Trident United Way Day of Caring as seen through the lensABC News 4

November  15 Photo gallery of 19th annual Trident United Way Day of Caring, The Post and Courier

November 12 Health Tri-County Symposium & Report Inspire Progress through Partnership, The Charleston Chronicle

October 26 Register for Trident United Way's Day of Caring and be a part of the Largest Community Service Day in the Area, News 2 Today Weekend 

October 17 Looking to give back this season? Consider Trident United Way’s 19th Day of Caring, Live 5 News

October 14  Trident United Way’s 19th Annual Day of Caring, Lowcountry Live, ABC News 4

September 29 Trident United Way leaders and longtime donors reflect on 75-year history in Charleston, The Post and Courier

Sept. 26 Video: Trident United Way recruiting for AmeriCorps  Live 5 News

June 22  Volunteer efforts are worth a lot more than you realize  The Post and Courier

June 7  Letters to the Editor: Trident United Way proud of partnerships by Bob Fei and Chloe Knight Tonney, The Post and Courier

May 20 Healthy Tri-County launches Find Your Fit healthy lifestyle campaign in Lowcountry, Holy City Sinner, WCIV News 4

May 18 Video: Rappellers fundraise for Reading ProgramLive 5 News

May 18 Rappellers fundraise for Trident United Way reading program,  Live 5 News

May 17 Video:Over The Edge with Trident United Way by Ann McGillLive 5 News

May 17 Photos: Rapelling the Hyatt Place hotel for Trident United Way  The Post and Courier

May 4  Trident United Way Women United recognize local leaders at awards luncheon, TUW Press Release, Moultrie News 

June 1 A Tri-County Plan for Better HealthHealthLinks Magazine

April 26 Find Your Fit with Healthy Tri-County...and Holy City Sinner!HolyCity Sinner.com

April 11 Over The Edge: Rappel United for the Tri-County Reading by Third Project!, Lowcountry Live, ABC News 4  

April 5 Trident United Way offers the chance to go over the edge, TUW Press Release, Moultrie News

April 4: How you can rappel down the Hyatt Place hotel in downtown Charleston for a good cause by Connelly HardawayCharleston City Paper

April 4 Trident United Way Offers the Chance to Go Over The Edge, TUW Press Release, HolyCitySinner.com

March 28  Volunteering with your kids cultivates empathy, confidence and even early work experience, Lowcountry Parent

March 21 Charleston area a better place because of Chris KerriganThe Post and Courier

March 18 Best Advice: Chris KerriganCharleston Regional Business Journal

March 14 Over The Edge: Rappel United, Lowcountry Live, ABC News 4

March 13 Longtime Trident United Way president steps downMoultrie News

February 10 File your federal and state taxes for free at these five Charleston tax clinicsCharleston City Paper

February 3 Where to get free tax return help, software by David Slade, The Post aand Courier

January 29 Trident United Way Free Tax Filing AssistanceLowcountry Live, ABC News 4 

January 10 Healthy Tri-County receives Duke Endowment grant Charleston Regional Business Journal

January 8 Trident United Way names Chloe Tonney new CEO, TUW Press Release, The Berkeley Independent  

January 7 Charleston nonprofit Trident United Way hires new CEOThe Post and Courier

January 7 Trident United Way names Chloe Knight Tonney new president, CEO, TUW Press Release, Moultrie News

January 7 Trident United Way names Chloe Tonney new CEO, TUW Press Release, The Summerville Journal Scene

January 2 Healthy Tri-County Selected to Participate in The Duke Endowment's Healthy People, Healthy Carolinas Initiative, TUW Press Release, HolyCitySinner.com


December 3, 2018: Healthy Tri-County Releases Region's First Health Improvement PlanThe Charleston Chronicle
November 30, 2018: 400 Nuke School Sailors Volunteer During Day of CaringPatriots Point: Home of the USS Yorktown
November  28, 2018: Schools New 'Food & Clothing Pantry' Serves Students in NeedDaniel Island News
November  27, 2018: How employers are encouraging workers to dig deeper on Giving TuesdayEmployee Benefit News
November  27, 2018: School district recaps Day of CaringThe Summerville Journal Scene
November  20, 2018: Coming together for TUW's Day of CaringThe Summerville Journal Scene
November 16, 2018: Trident United Way volunteers complete 278 projects on Day of Caring, TUW Press Release, The Moultrie News
November 16, 2018: Photos: United Way's Day of Caring draws hundreds of volunteersThe Post and Courier
Nov. 16, 2018: Trident United Way celebrates 'Day of Caring' Friday by Alissa Holmes, Live 5 News
November 15, 2018: Paving a Healthier Way: Report provides guidelines for healthier regionCharleston Regional Business Journal
October 30, 2018: Healthy Tri-County Brings Changes to Health, Live 5 News 
October 29, 2018: Trident United Way's 18th Annual Day of CaringLowcountry Live, ABC News 4
October 28, 2018: Trident United Way's Day of CaringNews 2 Today Weekend 
October 15, 2018: National health company exits CharlestonCharleston Regional Business Journal
October 6, 2018: Health Literacy Month at Tri-County LibrariesWCBD News 2
August 31, 2018: Letter: 'We are better together,' by Chris Kerrigan and Darrin Goss, The Post and Courier
August 17, 2018: TUW's Michelle Bornfleth talks about Community Engagement GrantsLowcountry Live, ABC News 4
July 2018: Healthy Tri-County,  House Calls Magazine 
July 9, 2018: Trident United Way Awards $25,000 in grants to local nonprofitsThe Summerville Journal Scene 
May 18, 2018: Joselyn Johnson and Angie Williams talk about AmeriCorps recruitmentMornings with Kelly GoldenWSC 94.3 FM
April 24, 2018: DCC's Phillips among Women United honoreesTUW Press Release, The Summerville Journal Scene
March 26, 2018: DCC's Phillips named 2018 nonprofit leader of the yearDCC Press Release, The Summerville Journal Scene
February 28, 2018: Amy Maciariello and Kate Buckholz discuss TUW's Reading by Third ProjectLowcountry Live, ABC News 4
February 16, 2018: CEO of Charleston's Trident United Way to retireThe Post and Courier
January 30, 2018: Free tax prep through Trident United Way and SC ThriveGood Morning Charleston, ABC News 4
January 28, 2018: Tax Season to Begin Jan. 29th News 2
January 26, 2018: Trident United Way Offering Tax HelpNews 2
January 24, 2018: Letter to the Editor: It involves people by Chris Kerrigan, The Post and Courier


December 6, 2017: 'Hearts Of Huger' Seeks To Uplift And RevitalizeThe Daniel Island News
November 24, 2017: How to Spell HEROESMoultrie News
November 19, 2017: Giving back 'is always a good day' , The Summerville Journal Scene
November 18, 2017: Healthy Tri-County Symposium inspires collaboration, action, impact, TUW Press Release, Moultrie News

November 15, 2017: 'Day of Caring' set for this Friday, ABC News 4

November 15, 2017: Helping Out for Nov. 15, 2017Charleston Regional Business Journal

October 30, 2017: Human Touch: 'Human' Engagement Becomes New Focus For Corporate PhilanthropyCharleston Regional Business Journal Annual Giving Guide

October 30, 2017: Giving Back: Charleston's Friendly Nature ShinesCharleston Regional Business Journal Annual Giving Guide

October 24, 2017: Amanda Netsch talks about Day of Caring on Lowcountry LiveLowcountry Live, ABC News 4

August 20, 2017: Superintendents, Trident United Way announce reading initiativeThe Berkeley Independent

August 20, 2017: Superintendents, Trident United Way announce reading initiativeThe Summerville Journal Scene

August 17, 2017: Trident United Way Partners with Local School Districts in Historic Education InitiativeThe Charleston Chronicle

August 16, 2017: School districts work together to help students read by third grade ,The Post & Courier

August 15, 2017: Trident United Way, school districts announce initiative to improve literacyLive 5 News

July 14, 2017: Trident United Way awards $25,000 in community engagement grantsThe Moultrie News

June 22, 2017: Healthy Tri-County Initiative a Long-Term Solution to Area Health IssuesThe Journal (Lowcountry Graduate Center)

June 20, 2017: Trident United Way celebrates 'Lowcountry stars' at annual banquetThe Summerville Journal Scene 

June 14, 2017: Roads bill includes earned income tax relief for working families by Bernie Mazyck, member of Trident United Way Public Policy Council, Charleston Regional Business Journal

May 14, 2017: Earned income credit will balance gas tax by Bryan Boroughs, chair of Trident United Way's Public Policy Council, The Post & Courier

April 24, 2017: Tri-county health: where we are and where we're going by Kellye McKenzie, Director of Health at Trident United Way, The Post & Courier


December 2, 2016: Members of Joint Base Charleston volunteer for Day of Caring by Airman 1st Class Kevin West, Joint Base Charleston 

September 5, 2016: Underprivileged's access to care tops list of tri-county area's biggest health issuesThe Post & Courier

June 28, 2016: Not-so-healthy S.C. ranks near bottom: Experts discuss state's health care hurdles; tri-county fares wellThe Post & Courier

May 6, 2016: Trident United Way announced 33 programs to receive 3-year grantsThe Post & Courier

January 23, 2016: Health report shows disparities in access across tri-countyCharleston Regional Busines Journal