HARDIN COUNTY - Given the current economy, it is exceptional that those in Hardin County, who are able, have stepped forward to help those in need. The annual United Way campaign reached 88% of its $ 210,000 goal and the Campaign Chairs Bonnie McBride and Hannah Derr and the Board of Directors took time at the annual meeting to recognize and thank those responsible for making it happen.

Funding for the 2013:

American Red Cross-Hardin County $8,000.00

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Hardin County $6,500.00

Hardin County Boy Scouts of America $5,500.00

Children's Developmental Center $1,125.00

Crossroads Crisis Center $7,500.00

Dolly Parton's Imagination Library $6,500.00

Girl Scouts of Western Ohio - Appleseed Ridge Region $8,500.00

Habitat for Humanity $8,000.00

Hardin County Council on Aging $6,000.00

Hardin County Family YMCA $12,000.00

Hardin County Hospice $19,845.00

Heartbeat of Hardin County $1,972.00

Helping Hands Outreach $16,500.00

Love INC $2,000.00

Mobility Foundation $1,500.00

Neighborhood Center $7,500.00

ReStore Community Center $4,250.00

Salvation Army $500.00

Venture Grant Funds available for newly identified needs or programs $3,228.00