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Monday, April 29, 2019

Ninety-six golfers supporting United Way’s CHARACTER COUNTS! program in Martin County enjoyed a day full of excitement at the 17th annual Tee It Up for Character Charity Golf Tournament on April 26 at Monarch Country Club. In addition to playing 18 holes of golf on a beautiful Friday afternoon, players took their best swing at the Hole-In-One contests to win a Maserati Levanti sponsored by Phyllis Kordick, a full day charter with DayMaker Charters, a Macy’s shopping spree, and a customized...

Monday, April 29, 2019

On April 12, 2019, over 125 United Way of Martin County volunteers in the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP)  from 15 Martin County nonprofit agencies gathered to celebrate their volunteer efforts at Mariner Sands Country Club.

Inspiration and praise was provided by Denise Ehrich, United Way Board President and Jane Cebelak, United Way of Martin County Martin Volunteers Advisory Council President. Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the United Way RSVP Program in Martin...

Monday, April 29, 2019

There’s one in every workplace – the colleague who you can count on to be honest and fair, compassionate and trustworthy. United Way of Martin County’s CHARACTER COUNTS! program and the project’s sponsor, Cleveland Clinic Martin Health, believe that these unsung heroes of the workplace should be recognized and recently honored seven exceptional people with an Employee Pillar of Character Award.

During the past 16 years, CHARACTER COUNTS! has recognized dozens of high character people...

Friday, March 8, 2019

Family and friends of 23 outstanding students packed into the Wolf-High Technology Center at Indian River State College’s Chastain Campus in Stuart on Feb. 27 for the annual Joe Kordick Youth Character Awards.

Presented by United Way of Martin County’s CHARACTER COUNTS! program and sponsored by Phyllis Kordick; Carr, Riggs & Ingram, PLLC; Kramer, Sopko & Copeland, PA; and Tykes & Teens, Inc., the awards are presented annually to middle school students and high school...

Thursday, March 7, 2019

United Way of Martin County Foundation recently honored Joe and Margaret Richebourg Temple with the 2019 Frances Langford Humanitarian Award during a reception held at Sailfish Point Country Club.

The couple was honored for their ongoing philanthropic endeavors directly benefiting United Way as well as a multitude of nonprofit organizations throughout the community. Both Joe and Margaret can boast of stellar careers – he was Executive Vice President of Dow Chemical and CEO and...