United Way drive a Rotary topic

SIDNEY — Shelby County United Way Executive Director Scott Barr promoted the agency’s current fund drive when he addressed the Sidney Rotary Club, Monday, Sept. 18.

This year’s goal is $1,325,000, he said.

Barr talked about the people who are served by the agencies who receive United Way funding and described a new progam for middle school students, NFL Character Playbook. It covers topics including analyzing influences, understanding and managing emotions, communicating effectively, resolving conflicts and making decisions.

He said that he will moderate a meeting, Oct. 1, at 7 p.m., in St. John’s Lutheran Church about the drug crisis.