The President of United Way of Piney Woods, Julie Martineau, introduced coordinator for our section of the Piney Woods area, Shelia Cannon, to Walker County Commissioners at their meeting Monday.
Ms. Martineau said Ms. Cannon “was working in the Walker County area to help develop funds and then distribute the funds through United Way into Walker County.”
Martineau explained . . . .
Ms. Martineau said Coordinator Sheila Cannon put together a team of volunteers to accept applications for funding. There were 15 requests for funds for a total of $62,300. The distribution committee consisted of Chairperson Dr. Sherri McKibben, Steve Everett, Tammy Marburger, George Miles, Leslie Parrish, Carol Smith, Lorrie Vickers Stewart and Reverend Reginald Watkins who reviewed the applications.
Ms. Martineau said a total of $22,800 was donated . . . .