BRUW STAFF, PURPOSE & VALUES

Local Needs. Local Solutions.

 

Our Purpose

The Black River United Way (BRUW) creates a better quality of life for people in Georgetown and Williamsburg Counties by leveraging resources; to lead early grade learning programs for children, build family self-sufficiency, and ensure disaster resiliency through preparation and mitigation; with the goal of producing the greatest community impact.

Our Values

  • Community Focused: We are committed to working with and for the citizens of Georgetown and Williamsburg counties.
  • Commitment to Access: We will provide equitable access and awareness for our community to the programs that support BRUW’s purpose by removing barriers and leveraging resources.
  • Collaborative: We ensure that our work complements those organizations that support and share in BRUW’s purpose in making our community stronger.
  • Credibility: We will build and maintain trust by creating processes and procedures that ensure transparency, accountability, and integrity as we fulfill our goal of producing the greatest community impact.

President/CEO

YOLANDA MCCRAY

yolanda@blackriveruw.org

TAMERA GREENE

Vice President of Community Impact

tamara@blackriveruw.org

TRAVA HENDRIX

Finance Manager

thendrix@blackriveruw.org

ELKEN GRATE

Education Manager

egrate@blackriveruw.org

KIMBERLY SHARRETT

Volunteer Coordinator

kimberly@blackriveruw.org