Your one gift to United Way helps seniors remain in their homes, provides food, shelter and clothing to those in need, mentors our youth, counsels and strengthens our families and provides so many other services to people here in our communities, said 2012 Campaign Chairman Dan Forrester.
He is the executive vice president and director of community and government relations for Macon-based State Bank & Trust Co.
Keynote speaker retired Maj.
Gen. Robert McMahon said he
appreciated being there to talk about something Im very passionate about and thats service.
I spent somewhere around 34 years in the service of my country, he
And when you look at the core values of the United States Air Force the second of those core values talks about service before self. ... (United Way) is about taking care of those who are less fortunate.
said this years goal was set slightly higher than last year after much consideration by the United Way board and staff.