United Way News

Afira DeVries Discusses Student Homelessness on Fox Radio Interview Posted: 01/13/2017
President and CEO of United Way of Roanoke Valley, Afira DeVries, discusses her role as United Way CEO and the role of the organization in addressing self-sufficiency in the community. She discusses...
New Initiative: RYSE Posted: 05/25/2016
A press conference was held at The Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center to announce the launch of RYSE: Rehousing Youth for Success in Education. This initiative aims to house and support homeless...
United Way of Roanoke Valley Celebrates $9 Million in Prescription Savings Posted: 12/17/2015
Roanoke, Virginia – December 17, 2015 – United Way of Roanoke Valley announced today that local residents have saved $9 million on their prescription medications, thanks to its FamilyWize program,...