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United Way of Portage County to Launch Annual Campaign at NEOMED

The public is invited to join Kent State University football coach Sean Lewis, former Cleveland Crunch star goalie Otto Orf, the Ben Curtis Family Foundation and other athletes and mascots to help the United Way of Portage County kick off its annual campaign at the NEOMED Education and Wellness (NEW) Center.

The event will take place from 4-6 p.m., Wed. Oct. 2, at the NEOMED Education and Wellness (NEW) Center, located at 4211 St. Rt. 44 in Rootstown Games, prizes and food trucks will also be available.

The event is free and open to the public. Tax-deductible donations will be accepted and will support the residents of Portage County in their fight for their health, education and financial stability. Visit uwportage.org to learn more about the United Way of Portage County’s service to the community, how to volunteer or to donate.