UCM is blessed with support from over 80 churches throughout Pickens County and the area of Powdersville. In addition, area businesses, civic groups, schools, and United Way of Pickens County provide much needed contributions which make possible UCM’s services to people in need.
Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative employees Yancey Anders and Michelle Watson presented United Christian Ministries a check totaling $17,000 from the 20th annual Blue Ridge Fest. Accepting on behalf of the organization was Executive Director, Teresa Nash. Also in attendance were many Blue Ridge Fest sponsors including Tony Cvetko of Integral Solutions Group, Beverly Pressley of South State Bank, Bill Ragsdale and Will Ragsdale of Martin Printing Company. Representative Neal Collins was also on hand for the presentation. Since the inception of Blue Ridge Fest, the event has raised nearly $2.5 million for Upstate charitable organizations.