Volunteers gearing up for 2014 United Way campaign

NORFOLK - Norfolk Area United Way volunteers are gearing up for the 2014 campaign.  The goal for the coming year will be the same as last year: $537,700.  Twenty agencies will receive assistance from the campaign, along with three agencies receiving venture grants.  Juan Sandoval is the campaign chair, with Brandon Doke as co-chair.  The Pacesetter Division - which includes the largest employers in the Norfolk area - will hold its kickoff Wednesday night from 5 to 6:30 at the Time Square Event Center.  The General Campaign kicks off September 11th, and the final campaign report meeting is set for October 9th.