The United Way of Indiana County honored the 51 businesses who offer the opportunity to participate in the organization’s employee giving programs. An initiative of this year’s campaign is to expand workplace giving.
The 2013 United Way Campaign officially kicks off with an event Sept. 26 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Indiana Country Club. The event is open to the public. Make reservations at the United Way office, (724) 463-0277.
In the first row, from left, are Susan Sapko, United Way executive director; Mary Bluemle, Kiewit; Paula Griffith, Alice Paul House; Marti Higgins, IndiKids; Hastie Kinter, The Indiana Gazette; Lori Colannani, Reschini Agency; and Michelle Fryling, campaign chair. Second row, Marianne McGee, Camp Orenda; James Struzzi, Indiana County Chamber of Commerce; Eric Neal, YMCA of Indiana County; Sue Snyder, Head Start; Lori Roberts, Girl Scouts; Greg Sipos, First Commonwealth; and Dr. Michael Driscoll, Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Third row, Rich Fiscus, S&T; Trudy Stear, Indiana First Bank; Marion Nugent Cowan, VNA; Dr. Frank Garritano, Marion Center Area School District; Audia Boyles, Alice Paul House; Vince Mercuri, The Open Door; Jessica Sharbaugh, CNB; and Natalie Vesey, Home Nursing. Fourth row, CJ Spadafora, Colonial Motors; Mike Clark, Holsinger Clark & Armstrong; Jonathan Mack, Marcus & Mack; Jeff Thomas, Westinghouse; and Raymond Wygonik, IUP.