United Way hosts annual awards meeting in Laurel

United Way hosts annual awards meeting in Laurel
The theme for Thursday’s event was “Paint a Brighter Tomorrow.” (Source: WDAM)

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - The United Way of the Pine Belt held its annual meeting and awards luncheon at South Central Place in Laurel on Thursday.

The theme for the event was “Paint a Brighter Tomorrow.”

Several individuals and businesses were recognized with certificates and trophies for their efforts during the 2018 campaign year.

Over $600,000 was raised last year, which will go to partner agencies that help improve the quality of life for people in need in the Pine Belt.

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