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Improve Lives in Central Kentucky Through UK's United Way Campaign

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 9, 2017) Once again this year, University of Kentucky faculty and staff have the opportunity to improve lives and strengthen communities throughout Central Kentucky through the United Way Campaign in the Bluegrass. 

UK's United Way Campaign runs until Oct. 31.

Last year, members of the UK community contributed more than $254,176.91. Those contributions are now being put to work by United Way agencies throughout the Bluegrass. This fall, the campus-wide goal is $275,000.

Employees can make a pledge through payroll deduction or cash, check or credit card donations.

To enroll in payroll deduction, visit "Giving" under "Employee Self Service" on myUK. Payroll deductions run Jan.1-Dec. 31, 2018.

For cash, check or credit card donations, print a pledge form and return it to Room 213 in the Main Building.

To find out more information, visit or call 859-257-2529.

UK is the University for Kentucky. At UK, we are educating more students, treating more patients with complex illnesses and conducting more research and service than at any time in our 150-year history. To read more about the UK story and how you can support continued investment in your university and the Commonwealth, go to: #uk4ky #seeblue