Montgomery County employees have helped raise money for the United Way since 1997.
The Commissioners Court received a report from the United Way of Greater Houston-Montgomery County at their Dec. 17 meeting.
The County raised $27,000 for United Way this year.
Michelle O’Rourke with the United Way said since 1997, Montgomery County has raised over $1.3 million for United Way.
At the Dec. 17 Commissioners Court meeting, trophies were handed out to County Departments that had raised the most money this year.
They were given to the following departments:
1.Ten or less employees-County Treasurer
2. Eleven to 25 employees-Justice of the Peace Precinct 1
3.Twenty-six to 50 employees-County Attorney
4. Fifty-one or more employees-District Attorney