Press Release from The Underprivileged Children Foundation.
Charleston, WV … The Underprivileged Children Foundation (UCF) was established in 2016 by native West Virginians with more than 50 combined years of witnessing and assisting impoverished families. With a mission to “Enhance and advance the lives of West Virginia families in need,” they set out to make a difference one family at a time.
On Tuesday, June 25, 2019 beginning at 10:00 a.m. at Davis Park, in Charleston, WV, UCF is announcing their campaign, UPLIFTED!
This grassroots effort will seek resources to provide for basic needs and holiday treats to those children & families identified through UCF’s vast partner network to provide essentials like winter coats, backpacks for school, clothing – all necessities for work & school. UCF is also partnering with area charities to enhance the impact of these organizations. Finally, UCF is launching in-home/community-based therapeutic services designed to address issues resulting from long periods of struggle.
The UCF helps Individuals on a case by case basis including assistance with paying utility bills, food and donations to families who experience natural disasters and house fires. They also help with:
- Donations to community programs such as Little League baseball and football teams.
- Operation Easter Basket-handing out Easter baskets to struggling families.
- Christmas toy donations to underprivileged children.
More information can be found at www.helpWVkids.org or by calling (304) 542-4698.
All are invited to the Press Conference.