Businesses and individuals from around southwest Illinois are gearing up for the annual Campaign to support the United Way. The local goal for this year is $1.64-million. The overall goal announced this week at the St. Louis Rams Annual Charity Luncheon is $74.25-million.
United Way spokeswoman Natasha Sakovich says the campaign will wrap up in early November.
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All the money raised here will serve dozens of organizations serving those in need throughout the area. To pledge a donation, call 258-9800, or click on the link below. If you are in need of assistance from one of the many United Way funded organizations, dial 2-1-1 from any landline phone.