A volunteer is a person who is a light to others, doing well and willingly the tasks at hand, being aware of another’s needs – and doing something about it. –Author Unknown
Beth Bryant; Shawn Sutton, Sunflower Bank; Stacie Shirley, Buxman, Kwitek & Ohlsen Attorneys at Law; Argerie Hoty; Maria Ribarich & Toni Montoya, TR Toppers; Jeff Tucker, Parkview Medical Center; Royce Cappis, New York Life; Tim Turner; Crystal Faricy, US Bank
The Allocations committee is charged with oversight and monitoring funds distributed by the United Way to funded programs. The committee meets monthly and more often as needed in May to review each agency’s funding request. Their funding recommendations are then given to the United Way board for approval. Meets 2nd Tuesday of every month or as needed.
Chair – Police Chief Troy Davenport
This committee has one of the most difficult challenges charged to any committee – to develop, implement, and conduct the annual campaign. This requires developing new strategies, marketing ideas, and long range planning. Meets as needed.
El Pomar Community Problem Solving Committee
Renee Richardson, US Bank; Jay Dammann; Eileen Dennis; Skip Lauray
Responsible for distributing and monitoring annual earnings from the El Pomar Endowment Fund. This committee works to ensure that these funds are carefully invested in programs that meet needs that would not be funded otherwise. Meets 3 times a year.
Chair/Treasurer- Jim Duff; Bonnie Dickerson; Jennifer Andrew, Security Service Federal Credit Union; Bob Provost, Elizabeth Rogge, PB&T; Chris Snyder, AECOM
The finance committee is charged with fiscal responsibilities for the organization, the committee meets monthly to ensure that all the financial records of the organization are in order. Meets 3rd Tuesday of every month.
This committee has the challenge of developing and implementing a marketing plan that will allow the campaign and United Way to reach its full potential.
This committee is charged with identifying candidates from among the Membership–at–Large to serve on the Board of Trustees and volunteer committees.
Community Impact Grant Committee
This committee selects deserving programs to be funded by the United Way Community Impact Grant.