United Way to hold campaign kick-off Sept. 13

September 05, 2012 10:58 pm  • 

The United Way of Carlisle & Cumberland County will hold its 2012 campaign kick-off event at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 13 at the Carlisle Fairgrounds, according to a release from the United Way.

The kick-off skit will feature 23 performers and “Saturday Night Live” characters, such as Mary Katherine Gallagher, the Church Lady, Spartan Cheerleaders, Celebrity Jeopardy, Chris Farley’s characters, Tina Fey’s version of Sarah Palin, a special musical guest and many more. The “Pump You Up” event kicks off the local United Way campaign, which will help support 27 partner agencies and 44 programs.

To register for the Campaign Kick-off, call 243-4805. Cost is $5 and includes a continental breakfast and a chance to win prizes. Deadline to register is Friday.