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New England Patriots, United Way host Character Playbook Live, a virtual classroom experience

Character Playbook Program Reaches 2,000 New Hampshire Students in Second Year New England Patriots players Duron Harmon and Matthew Slater…

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United Way Announces Winners of Competitive Grant Awards and Launches New Game-Changing Technology Partnership

Welcomes 20 new diverse non-profit organizations and distributes over $30.8M in funding across the region to effect lasting change As…

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Massachusetts Early Education and Out-of-School Time Leaders Celebrate Passage of Critical Funding to Benefit Low-Income Children

Housing Bond Bill signed today by Governor Baker includes reauthorization of successful capital fund for early education facilities construction and…

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United Way’s North Shore AmeriCorps Team leads four community volunteer projects benefiting 900 students in Lynn & Salem

United Way’s North Shore AmeriCorps team joined with volunteers from Kettle Cuisine, Metro North YMCA’s corporate office, Northeast ARC and…

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Massachusetts Senate Approves Critical Funding to Increase High Quality Learning Environments, Boost Economic Development and Create More Affordable Housing

Housing Bond Bill passed today includes re-authorization of successful Community Investment Tax Credit and EEOST Capital Fund BOSTON – United…

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Mayor Walsh joins industry leaders to recognize Vertex and promote expansion of STEM programs for middle school youth

United Way’s STEM Leadership Breakfast raises over $200,000 for innovative BoSTEM public-private partnership BOSTON — Close to 300 business leaders…

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National Grid Foundation Awards $150,000 to United Way for Local Families in Need

BOSTON — The National Grid Foundation has awarded United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley a $150,000 grant to…

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Pay for Success Initiative to Reduce Chronic Individual Homelessness Exceeds Goals; Issues First Dividend Payments to Investors

BOSTON – The first-in-the-nation Pay for Success initiative to reduce chronic individual homelessness has significantly exceeded targets and successfully placed…

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New data from Mass 2-1-1 shows 58 percent increase in calls over 2016

2017 data for 2-1-1 shows many callers looking for assistance with mental health and addiction issues BOSTON –  New data from…

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United Way applauds MA House of Representatives for addressing critical issues of affordable housing, economic development and early education

Housing Bond Bill passed today includes extension of successful Community Investment Tax Credit program and fund for early education facilities…

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