The following information was distributed to the media on September 1, 2020.
According to the United Way of Lincoln County By-laws, notice of the Annual Meeting shall be given through publication in newspaper (or other appropriate media) of general circulation in the areas served by the organization, not less than ten (10) days and not more than thirty (30) days prior to the date of the meeting.
The meeting shall be for the purpose of electing new board members and officers, receiving reports of the Officers and committees, distributing awards and recognitions, and for the transaction of such other business as may properly come before the meeting.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the 2020 United Way of Lincoln County Annual Meeting will be held virtually via online newsletter distribution and by virtually voting on the proposed slate of officers and capable board members. The newsletter and a link to the voting platform will be distributed on Thursday, September 17, 2020 via constant contact. At that time, members of the United Way of Lincoln County (which is any individual who is a donor and contributing member to the United Way of Lincoln County) will elect the new Board of Directors by voting on the slate of officers and capable board members using the link provided in the newsletter.