GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. – United Way of Marshall County will hold its annual Campaign Celebration and Annual Meeting on Thursday, February 23 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the auditorium at the Progress Rail Services Operations Center in Albertville. The event celebrates the completion of the 2016 Fundraising Campaign and the outstanding levels of financial achievement through workforce, corporate and individual participation. United Way’s Campaign Team will announce final campaign results, present awards and honor campaign volunteers. In addition, United Way will release its Annual Report to the Community which highlights what is being accomplished in Marshall County through donor dollars.

“Countless lives are touched through the gifts United Way of Marshall County receives during a campaign. We are so grateful to every company, employee and individual for contributing and helping to make our community a better place,” said Campaign Chairman Steven Knowles. “The Campaign Celebration is a time to recognize and honor the generous people of Marshall County who go above and beyond to improve lives around them.

The public is invited to attend the celebration. Cost of the luncheon is $12 per person. The buffet will start at 11:30 a.m. with the program beginning at noon. For those who plan to attend, please contact United Way by Friday, February 17 at (256) 582-4700 or by email at lauren@unitedwaymarshall.org.

Contributions can still be made toward this year’s campaign by contacting the United Way office at (256) 582-4700, visiting the organization’s website at www.unitedwaymarshall.org or sending your contribution directly to United Way of Marshall County at 709 Blount Avenue, Guntersville, AL 35976.