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From left, Leah Boone of CVE, North Eddy County United Way campaign chair; Noe
Guzman and Miguel Duran of CVE; Denise MacDonald, NECUW director; and Ray
Withers-Market, president of Artesia National Bank, pose with the landmark United Way
chile in the southeast corner of the ANB parking lot to signify the start of the organization’s
2018 campaign. This year, United Way is seeking $133,500 to fund 14 local agencies. “I
invite you to take this opportunity to contribute to the North Eddy County United Way,” said
MacDonald. For more information, visit artesia.wix.com/necuw or call 308-2702. See Page
8 for the fi rst two weekly profi les of NECUW’s member agencies.