United Way’s Day of Action expands


Various projects on tap prior to June 21

Wilma Valentine Center employee Hannah Starkey, of Sidney, paints a basketball hoop.

Wilma Valentine Center employee Hannah Starkey, of Sidney, paints a basketball hoop.


Tyler Davis, left, of Sidney, and Kim Cummins, of Anna, both members of the the Shelby County Board of Developmental Dissabilities (SCBDD) paint a water fountain at Humphrey Park on Wednesday, April 17. The SCBDD was cleaning-up the park as part of the United Way Day of Action.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

SIDNEY — The Shelby County United Way’s Day of Action has grown into a longer project so more companies can participate in the program.

The official Day of Action is June 21, 2019, said Scott Barr, executive director. Local businesses and organizations are signing up to participate in the program and some have already completed their project for the event.

Day of Action projects include:

• POWER, indoor painting at Whittier Elementary School.

• Peerless, Tawawa Park, painting and mulching.

• US Bank, Pointer Knoll Shelter at Tawawa Park.

• Chamber YP Connect, downtown cleanup and Compassionate Care.

• Shelby County Board of DD, Humphrey Park cleanup.

• Edgewell, Ferguson Circle.

• Choice One Engineering,

• Cargill, Tawawa Park, Webster Geib Pavilion.

• Sidney Alive, downtown cleanup and Compassionate Care.

• Emerson Climate Technology, Ohio Living Dorothy Love, Davis and Stolle Bridge and Anderson Bottom Land Shelter.

• Wilson Health, Watkins Woods Shelter in Tawawa Park.

• Bridges Community Action, downtown cleanup and Compassionate Care.

• Sidney Body CARSTAR, mulching at Shelby County Courthouse.

• City of Sidney, Clear Creek Farm.

• Mutual Federal, Graceland Cemetery.

• Shelby County Juvenile Court, Orbison Park.

Wilma Valentine Center employee Hannah Starkey, of Sidney, paints a basketball hoop.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2019/04/web1_SDN041819DayOfAction2.jpgWilma Valentine Center employee Hannah Starkey, of Sidney, paints a basketball hoop.

Tyler Davis, left, of Sidney, and Kim Cummins, of Anna, both members of the the Shelby County Board of Developmental Dissabilities (SCBDD) paint a water fountain at Humphrey Park on Wednesday, April 17. The SCBDD was cleaning-up the park as part of the United Way Day of Action.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2019/04/web1_SDN041819DayOfAction1.jpgTyler Davis, left, of Sidney, and Kim Cummins, of Anna, both members of the the Shelby County Board of Developmental Dissabilities (SCBDD) paint a water fountain at Humphrey Park on Wednesday, April 17. The SCBDD was cleaning-up the park as part of the United Way Day of Action. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News
Various projects on tap prior to June 21