UWTC's Demise Forcing Funding Changes – Transylvania County, NC
Last updated 1/8/2020 at 3:08pm
The imminent dissolution of United Way of Transylvania County (UWTC) on Jan. 31 foretells a need for a changing model for fundraising nonprofits, while leaving a gap to fill for local 15 programs that were recipients of its funding.
“I’m sad about it happening, and worried for a lot of the agencies that aren’t going to get their full-year funding this year,” said Steve Pulliam, who was the UWTC executive director for 19 years, stepping down last year. “Some of those programs, like Connect and TRAIN, that were mostly funded by United Way, aren’t themselves held by one agency, an...