The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

April 2, 2013

Denim for a Difference registration under way


Registration is under way for the United Way of Southern West Virginia’s April 15-19 Denim for a Difference.

In this fundraiser, employees, members or others belonging to a registered business, school or organization can pay to wear jeans to work.

For a donation of $5, the donor is permitted to wear jeans to work one day during that week. For $10, the donor gets to wear jeans for three days and for $15, you can be comfy in your denims the entire week.

To get your company or organization registered, contact chairwoman Teresa Tucker at the United Way, 304-253-2111.

The following have registered to participate:

- Crescent Elementary School

- Hospice of Southern West Virginia

- Lewis Automotive

- Raleigh County Community Action Association Inc.

- Raleigh County Assessor Personal Property Division

- The Register-Herald

- Beckley Water Co.

- Crab Orchard Elementary

- Lester Elementary

- Marsh Fork Elementary

- Shady Spring Middle School

- Bank of Mount Hope-Oak Hill

- First Community-Brookshire

- First Community-Citizens Drive, Beckley

- First Community-Hinton

- First Community-Daniels

- First Community Bank-Mullens

- Shady Spring Elementary

Denim for a Difference sponsors are The Register-Herald, My105.9 WTNJ, Groovy 94.1, 103.7 WCIR and the United Way.

Registration deadline is April 12.