United Way at 50: Looking back, looking ahead

Shustack, Mary
September 2012
Westchester County Business Journal;9/3/2012, Vol. 48 Issue 36, p5
The article offers information on the 50th anniversary celebration and community support of the organization United Way of Westchester and Putnam as of 1962. It states that the local roots of United can be traced back in 1919 in Tarrytown, New York to the first Community Chest of Westchester. It mentions that fund-raising efforts were conducted by many corporations involved with the organization. It adds the effort of United Way in establishing a local footprint regarding local philanthropy.


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