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2015 OBB Neighbors Helping Neighbors Award

United Way of Knox County


The United Way of Knox County has provided OBB services since 2008. They are consistently one of our top ten tax sites statewide.  Over the years, they streamlined their OBB tax appointment process for residents who have come to rely on the free tax service year after year. During Tax season 2015, they amped up their focus on facilitating FAFSA applications for OBB clients. They also provide wraparound services, including utility assistance, help with accessing health coverage,and financial planning and coaching through My Budget Coach. Accepting this year’s OBB Neighbor Helping Neighbors award on behalf of the United Way of Knox County is a 2015 top 10 OBB tax counselor, LaShawn Small.