United Way of Kaufman County

United Way began in 1887 with a rabbi, 2 ministers, and a priest founded the Charity Organizations Society in Denver, which planned and coordinated local services and conducted a single fundraising campaign.

There are 1,800 local United Ways in 40 countries and territories.

United Way of Kaufman County began as a commuunity chest in Terrell, TX mid 1980's.  We became Terrell-Kaufman United Way in 1992, serving two cities.  Now we serve 6 cities in Kaufman County and 2 in Van Zandt County.

Crandall, Elmo, Kaufman, Rosser, Scurry, Terrell, Edgewood, and Wills Point.

Roxanne Turner - Board Chair

Mark Rainey - Treasurer

Crystal Hunter - Secretary

​Cindy Tayem - Past Board Chair

Joyce Lane

Elizabeth Mendez

Chad McFalane

Warren Roberts

​Charles Whitaker

Staff:  Laura Henry-Pugh, Executive Director

​Kim Spears, Resource Development Manager

2018 - 2019 Board of Directors

Our History

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