Longview, TX (Longview News-Journal) — The Greater Longview United Way announced a Pacesetter goal of $225,918 and an overall campaign goal of $1.355 million for 2013-14 at its kickoff luncheon on Thursday.
The overall goal is the highest ever for the umbrella nonprofit agency, but officials and campaign chairs said they believed the goal is reachable.
“It will take all of us working together to meet these goals, but I feel confident we can do so,” said Tammy Gibbons, campaign chairwoman. “Commitment and loyalty to the community requires continued support.”
The partner agencies work hard to meet the needs of the community, Gibbons said, and provide help in a variety of ways.
The theme for this year’s campaign is Opening Doors and Improving Lives.
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