The Somerset-Pulaski County 2022 Nonprofit Enterprise of the Yr Award winner was United Method of South Central Kentucky.
The United Method serves 95% of U.S. communities and 37 international locations and territories, making life higher for 48 million individuals yearly. By way of The United Method, communities deal with powerful challenges and work with personal, public, and nonprofit companions to spice up schooling, financial mobility and well being sources.
The United Method is the mission of alternative for 1.5 million volunteers, 6.8 million donors, and 45,000 company companions in additional than 1,100 communities worldwide. Of their second century of service, The United Method is constructing resilient, equitable communities throughout the globe.
Domestically, the United Method of South Central Kentucky serves 10 counties the place they battle for the well being, schooling and monetary stability of each particular person in each neighborhood they symbolize.
2022 was a giant 12 months for our native United Method.
- They supplied help to twister restoration efforts in Taylor County.
- They participated in Reside United Days with state and nationwide elected officers to advocate for wants in our area.
- They secured a grant to develop a Volunteer Connector Program for the area wherein non-profits, church buildings, and civic organizations can recruit and handle volunteers at no cost.
- They began a collection of neighborhood conversations to deal with urgent wants in our neighborhood …… the primary 2 periods had been on homelessness and reasonably priced housing.
- They hosted a number of fundraising occasions like their fiftieth Anniversary live performance, 2nd Annual Lickety Cut up race, thirty seventh Annual Golf Scramble, and Smiles Marketing campaign Kick Off – Comedy occasion.
- They distributed winter coats because of the generosity of an area enterprise.
- They secured one other grant to implement a Actual Males Learn Program in our public colleges.
- They distributed books donated by the Worldwide Ebook Venture at Pine Knot Elementary College’s again to highschool occasion.
- They attended dozens of neighborhood occasions and actions throughout the area.
- They participated in a number of skilled growth alternatives and trainings.
Evidently, United Method of South Central Kentucky Director, Crystal Cox and her board have been busy offering worth for all of the residents of our area.
Crystal and her workforce have ushered in a brand new period and strategy to the way in which their group must be ran, and its working brilliantly.