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Julie and her 5-year old son have moved 11 times in the past 15 months.  On her modest income, Julie struggled to find a home in Jefferson County for her family.  Over that 15th month period, Julie and her son have slept on couches at friend’s homes; stayed in a shed with minimal amenities; and lived in a basement...

To launch our 2017 Campaign, United Good Neighbors (UGN) has committed $170,000 in funding to 20 local nonprofits.  The funding will support programs that address essential health and human service needs to members of the community here in Jefferson County. UGN is able to grant $170,000 in funding  thanks to the...

Community Impact: It Takes a Village!   This was abundantly clear last Wednesday, April 12th, when more than 70 people gathered at the Fred Lewis Scout Cabin for UGNs Annual Fireside Chat and Story Sharing event.  UGN staff, board members, donors, and volunteers engaged with representatives from UGN Partner...

Siobhan Canty, CEO, The Jefferson Community Foundation. We are excited to announce the new Executive Director of the Jefferson Community Foundation (JCF).   Please join us in welcoming Siobhan Canty to the UGN Community.  Siobhan is an experienced nonprofit leader with a career that has focused on philanthropy and...

You Are Invited TO A FIRESIDE CHAT & STORY SHARING! Join us for food & drink as we CELEBRATE YOU and the impact your donation has right here in our community! Connect with and hear from UGN Partners to learn more about the programs you support! Wednesday, April 12th 5-6:30 pm Fred Lewis Scout Cabin 3075 Discovery Road,...