United Fund reaches 50K goal

Published 12:00 am Saturday, January 28, 2006

United Fund of Butler County has something to cheer about. The countywide charitable organization has reached its $50,000 goal, UF Secretary-Treasurer Alice McGee said Wednesday.

&#8220We are so pleased to have once again reached our annual goal, and to know we will be able help so many people throughout Butler County through this program,” McGee said.

United Fund contributes monies collected to more than 30 agencies located throughout Butler County, including South Butler Rescue Squad, the Butler Activity and Training Center, the Greenville Area YMCA, Children's Depot in Georgiana, Safe Harbor, and others.

More than 70 businesses, industries, schools and churches in the area contributed to the United Fun Campaign this year.

&#8220We appreciate everyone who contributed to this campaign, and all our volunteers who worked so hard to make this happen,” McGee said.

100 percent contributors included: Ronnie Paulk and Associates, Greenville Public Library, Whitney Bank, Greenville Cash and Carry, Camellia City Glass, Lee's Mobile Electronics, Championship Trophy, Alexander's Upholstery, Robinson's Activity Center, First Missionary Baptist Church, Met Life, Monogram and Design by Janice, Crew's Windows and Screens, McKinley Tire Sales and Service, LBWCC, Greenville Elementary, BOE Education and Community Center,

BOE Special Services Facility, Coastal Insurance Company, Jimmy Gardner, State Farm Insurance, Southern Express Medical Supply, Lowery Sales and Service, Bates House of Turkey, Burkett's Insurance Agency, Stuckey's Barber and Style Shop, Norman Mortgage Service, First Realty of Greenville, Peoples Bank and Trust, Garland Community Church, Georgiana Gas, Garage and Maintenance Service, Friendship Baptist Church, Second Baptist Church of Georgiana, Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, Bob and Wayne's Auto Repair, Camellia Motor Company, Snellgrove Agency, South Alabama Gas, The Greenville Advocate, Meadows & Co., Branum & Co., Dr. William Hamilton's dental office, Budget-Priced Used Cars, REF Alabama, Inc., Shadow Catchers, Dale May, State Farm Insurance, S & M Hardware, YMCA, Greenville Motor Company, Coleman Realty, Richard Branum, Real Pit BBQ, Century Group, Mt. Rose Missionary Baptist Church, Long Creek Baptist Church, CorStone Industries, Duke Shell Service Center, Powell Tractor Co., Jordan's Hilltop, Majors Laundry and Cleaners, Camellia Communications, Pioneer Electric Co-op, Greenville Shoe Shop, The Pineapple, McLendon Medical Supplies, International Paper, Larson & McGowin, Spring Hill Baptist Church and Williamson and Williamson, Attorneys.