June 3-August 16 – Dairy Barn Summer Art Camps

1 Jun

2019 06 03-08 16 Dairy Barn Art Camps 2

The Dairy Barn Arts Center, 8000 Dairy Lane, Athens
June 3-August 16, 2019

Summer Art Camp features eight weeks of programming for elementary children, and one week of teen camp. For more information, visit https://dairybarn.org/camps/ .


February 11 – Celebrating 2-1-1 Day

11 Feb


logo UnitedAppealLogo2011 from gif

2-1-1 is a nation-wide service connecting over 14 million people to services every year. Specialists are available 24/7 to help people access local resources and services including:

  • supplemental food and nutrition programs
  • shelter and housing options and utilities assistance
  • services for veterans
  • health care and vaccination information
  • addiction prevention and rehabilitation programs
  • reentry help for ex-offenders
  • support groups for individuals with mental illnesses or special needs
  • and more.

To find help in Athens County Ohio, call 2-1-1 or search for local resources through www.211athenscounty.org. If dialing 2-1-1 does not work from your phone, dial 866-784-3132 for Athens County resources.

Happy 2-1-1 Day!



Who We Are.

23 Sep

via Who We Are.

2018 Board of Directors

Volunteer Board of Directors

Stephanie Layton President
Fur Peace Ranch

G.H Runevitch VP
Retired Area Consultant

Jen Eskey
SweetArts Bakery

Heather Thompson
Stages Early Learning

Justin Holub
Ohio University

Executive Director
Ted Linscott

2015 Athens County Project Keep Warm

23 Sep

The Child Development and Community Services Divisions at Hocking Athens Perry Community Action (HAPCAP) have partnered with the Athens County Department of Job and Family Services for the 2015 Athens County Project Keep Warm. This program will provide a winter coat, hat, gloves, and shoes or boots to TANF-eligible children in Athens County (children 17 and under and 18 year-olds who are still in high school). The application, including income guidelines, is available at the front desk of the HAPCAP Glouster office or online at project_keep_warm_application . Completed applications must be submitted to HAPCAP Glouster office by Wednesday, September 30, 2015 to qualify.

United Appeal Pay It Forward Dinner and Live Music

19 Aug

Pay It Forward 2014

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Kiser’s at Eclipse in The Plains, Ohio

Janet Long Recognized by Ohio Senate for Remarkable Attainment

25 Jun

Grateful to Senator Lou Gentile for sponsoring an Ohio Senate Resolution in honor of Janet Long, United Appeal board president for Remarkable Attainment in her Live United Community Service Award from Ohio United Way

@senlougentile @ohiouw
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Catering for a Cause will cater your nex

27 May

Catering for a Cause will cater your next SEOhio event $8/boxed lunch SEO foodbank and kitchen @hapcap http://ow.ly/NvOEp #athensoh211

Our Community Service Star Janet Long of

22 May

Our Community Service Star Janet Long of The Community Bank wins Live United Award http://ow.ly/i/aWDGN #GlousterOH #NelsonvilleOH #AmesvilleOH @ohioUW http://ow.ly/NiEWo

Great to visit HAVAR, Inc and share $500

30 Apr

Great to visit HAVAR, Inc and share $500 from @unitedappeal donors http://ow.ly/i/aB5k0 http://ow.ly/Mkmpe

Labor vigil Ted Linscott @AFLCIO spoke a

28 Apr

Labor vigil Ted Linscott @AFLCIO spoke about labor safety; honoring those who lost their lives on the job #athensoh http://ow.ly/i/azhns