FINANCIAL GROUND: United Way 2012 campaign continues to bring in funds

COLUMBIA CITY — United Way’s 2012 campaign, Live United, continues to bring in funds for the nonprofit organization.According to Executive Director Cindy Baker, approximately $23,000 has been pledged to this year’s $190,000 campaign. “We still have many company employee campaigns that are still out there that are in the process of being wrapped up, which is where a lot of our contributions come from,” said Baker.“I am hopeful that we will have some better figures in the future, but right now campaigns are happening in the workplace and we will have that information closer to the end of the year as we wrap up the entire campaign.”To participate in the annual campaign, Live United, contact the United Way at 244-6454.For a more in depth look at this story, see the Nov. 17-18 issue of The Post and Mail. Don’t have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook.