In the News

Trident United Way is happy to work with members of the media to provide resources, content and ideas for stories throughout Berkeley, Charleston and Dorchester counties. Our staff can also serve as expert sources on a number of topics ranging in education, financial stability, health, collective impact and disaster recovery. If you would like to discuss a story or interview a member of the TUW staff, please contact Caroline Morris, Marketing & Communications Manager at (843) 740-7747 or cmorris@tuw.org. Christy Boudolf, VP of Communications & Volunteer Engagement can also be contacted at (843) 740-7731 or cboudolf@tuw.org

RECENT PRESS coverage:

2018:
Dec. 3, 2018: Healthy Tri-County Releases Region's First Health Improvement Plan, TUW Press Release, The Charleston Chronicle
Nov. 30, 2018: 400 Nuke School Sailors Volunteer During Day of Caring by Chris Hauff, Patriots Point: Home of the USS Yorktown
Nov. 28, 2018: Schools New 'Food & Clothing Pantry' Serves Students in Need by Baron Christopher Hanson, Daniel Island News
Nov. 27, 2018: How employers are encouraging workers to dig deeper on Giving Tuesday by Kathryn Mayer, Caroline Hroncich, Nick Otto, Employee Benefit News
Nov. 27, 2018: School district recaps Day of Caring by Monica Kreber, The Summerville Journal Scene
Nov. 20, 2018: Coming together for TUW's Day of Caring by Monica Kreber, The Summerville Journal Scene
Nov. 16, 2018: State's unhealthy ranking leads to ambitious health improvement plan by Mikie Hayes, MUSC's The Catalyst
Nov. 16, 2018: Sailors of all ranks volunteer at Patriots Point for Day of Caring by Desirae Gostlin, WCIV News 4
Nov. 16, 2018: Trident United Way volunteers complete 278 projects on Day of Caring, TUW Press Release, The Moultrie News
Nov. 16, 2018: Trident United Way celebrates 'Day of Caring' Friday by Alissa Holmes, WCSC Live 5 News
Nov. 15, 2018: Paving a Healthier Way: Report provides guidelines for healthier region by Patrick Hoff, Charleston Regional Business Journal
Oct. 30, 2018: Healthy Tri-County Brings Changes to Health, WCSC Live 5 News 
Oct. 30, 2018: 'A historic day': New initiative aims to improve healthcare opportunities in tri-county by Jenna-Ley Harrison, The Summerville Journal Scene
Oct. 30, 2018: Healthy Tri-County releases first health improvement plan for Charleston region by Jerrel Floyd, The Post and Courier
Oct. 29, 2018: Trident United Way's 18th Annual Day of CaringLowcountry Live, WCIV News
Oct. 28, 2018: Trident United Way's Day of CaringNews 2 Today Weekend, WCBD News 2 
Oct. 15, 2018: National health company exits Charleston by Patrick Hoff, Charleston Regional Business Journal
Oct. 6, 2018: Health Literacy Month at Tri-County Libraries by Mayci McLeod, WCBD News 2
Sept. 1, 2018: Federal grants help keep AmeriCorps workers employed in Charleston by Brenda Rindge, The Post and Courier
Aug. 31, 2018: Letter: 'We are better together,' by Chris Kerrigan and Darrin Goss, The Post and Courier
Summer 2018: Healthy Tri-County by Roper St. Francis Healthcare, House Calls Magazine 
July 9, 2018: Trident United Way Awards $25,000 in grants to local nonprofits by Jenna-Ley Harrison, The Summerville Journal Scene 
May 18, 2018: Joselyn Johnson and Angie Williams talk about AmeriCorps recruitmentMornings with Kelly GoldenWSC 94.3 FM
Apr. 24, 2018: DCC's Phillips among Women United honoreesTUW Press Release, The Summerville Journal Scene
Mar. 26, 2018: DCC's Phillips named 2018 nonprofit leader of the yearDCC Press Release, The Summerville Journal Scene
Feb. 16, 2018: CEO of Charleston's Trident United Way to retire by John McDermott, The Post and Courier
Feb. 11, 2018: Here's how to get free tax preparation assistance, or free access to tax software by David Slade, The Post and Courier
Jan. 28, 2018: Tax Season to Begin Jan. 29th by Natalie Price, WCBD News 2
Jan. 26, 2018: Trident United Way Offering Tax Help by Natalie Price, WCBD News 2
Jan. 24, 2018: Letter to the Editor: It involves people by Chris Kerrigan, The Post and Courier
Jan. 19, 2018: Trident United Way awards more than $20K in Community Engagement Grants TUW Press Release, Moultrie News
Jan. 12, 2018: Fresh out of college or freshly retired, Lowcountry's AmeriCorps are diverse by Hannah Alani, The Post and Courier
2017:
Dec. 29, 2017: Lowcountry nonprofits brace for impact in the wake of the new tax law by Deanna Pan, The Post and Courier
Dec. 6, 2017: 'Hearts Of Huger' Seeks To Uplift And Revitalize by Elizabeth Bush, The Daniel Island News
Nov. 24, 2017: How to Spell HEROESMoultrie News
Nov. 19, 2017: Giving back 'is always a good day' by Monica Kreber, The Summerville Journal Scene
Nov. 18, 2017: Healthy Tri-County Symposium inspires collaboration, action, impact, TUW Press Release, Moultrie News
Nov. 17, 2017: VIDEO: Trident United Way hosts 17th annual Day of Caring by Sydney Ryan, WCSC Live 5 News
Nov. 17, 2017: Trident United Way hosts 17th annual Day of Caring by Sydney Ryan, WCSC Live 5 News

Nov. 17, 2017: Trident United Way hosted its 17th annual Day of Caring by ABC 4News, WCIV News

Nov. 15, 2017: 'Day of Caring' set for this Friday by E. Caban, WCIV News

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

Oct. 30, 2017: Human Touch: 'Human' Engagement Becomes New Focus For Corporate Philanthropy by Holly Fisher and Steve McDaniel, Charleston Regional Business Journal Annual Giving Guide

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

Oct. 24, 2017: Amanda Netsch talks about Day of Caring on Lowcountry LiveLowcountry Live, WCIV News

Aug. 20, 2017: Superintendents, Trident United Way announce reading initiative by Monica Kreber, The Berkeley Independent

Aug. 20, 2017: Superintendents, Trident United Way announce reading initiative by Monica Kreber, The Summerville Journal Scene

Aug. 17, 2017: Trident United Way Partners with Local School Districts in Historic Education Initiative, TUW Press Release, The Charleston Chronicle

Aug. 16, 2017: School districts work together to help students read by third grade by Paul Bowers, The Post & Courier

Aug. 15, 2017: Trident United Way, school districts announce initiative to improve literacy by Michal Higdon, WCSC Live 5 News

July 14, 2017: Trident United Way awards $25,000 in community engagement grants, TUW Press Release, The Moultrie News

June 22, 2017: Healthy Tri-County Initiative a Long-Term Solution to Area Health Issues by Barry Waldman, The Journal (Lowcountry Graduate Center)

June 20, 2017: Trident United Way celebrates 'Lowcountry stars' at annual banquet by Jenna-Ley Harrison, The 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

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

2016:

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

Sept. 5, 2016: Underprivileged's access to care tops list of tri-county area's biggest health issues by Derrek Asbury, The Post & Courier

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

May 6, 2016: Trident United Way announced 33 programs to receive 3-year grants, Staff Reports, The Post & Courier

Jan. 23, 2016: Health report shows disparities in access across tri-county by Ashley Heffernan, Charleston Regional Busines Journal