Local United Way just short of fundraising goal

POSTED: 5:42 PM Jan 11 2013
ABINGDON, Va. -

Just days from its fundraising deadline, a local United Way says it's still 4.5 percent away from its goal.

The United Way of Virginia Highlands says it is just $14,000 from its annual campaign goal of $1.4 million. The final cutoff date for the 2012 campaign is Tuesday, January 15.

If you would like to donate you can mail contributions to the United Way office or drop them off at its Preston Street location in Abingdon.

To make donations, the United Way office is located at 201 Preston Street Abingdon, VA, or you may mail contributions to P.O. Box 644, Abingdon, VA 24212. You can also visit UWVH.org and make an online contribution.

For more information, call 276-276-628-2160.