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November 23, 2019

United Way’s Annual Thanksgiving Project Distributes Meals to over 11,000 Local Families in Need

BOSTON — Hundreds of volunteers joined United Way’s 20th Annual Thanksgiving Project at 20 locations throughout Greater Boston, the South Shore, North Shore and Merrimack Valley yesterday  to distribute more…

November 22, 2019

United Way’s Annual Thanksgiving Project Distributes Meals to over 1,000 Families at the Mary Ellen McCormack Community in South Boston

BOSTON — WinnCompanies, United Way, the Mary Ellen McCormack Task Force and the Boston Housing Authority today hosted a distribution of more than 1,000 Thanksgiving meals to families at the…

November 13, 2019

Greater Boston’s Real Estate & Building Industry Leaders Honor Thomas N. O’Brien, Founding Partner of HYM Investment Group

Industry raises over $2 million to advance United Way’s work to prevent and end homelessness BOSTON — More than 1,000 real estate and building industry leaders from Greater Boston came together…

November 1, 2019

Opening Day for United Way’s North Shore AmeriCorps Program

United Way announces program expansion to Gloucester as 20 AmeriCorps members are sworn in to serve English Learner students on the North Shore United Way’s North Shore AmeriCorps team today…

October 18, 2019

Greater Boston’s Influential Women Business and Community Leaders Boost United Way’s Early Childhood Work in the Community

BOSTON — Nearly 500 of the region’s most influential women business and community leaders yesterday joined United Way’s 24th Annual Women’s Leadership Breakfast, raising over $225,000 to support United Way’s…

October 17, 2019

Mintz and United Way Sign Innovative New Partnership Agreement to Better Community

BOSTON – Mintz is pleased to announce a new partnership with United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley, a nonprofit organization—servicing individuals in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Maine—focused on…

July 30, 2019

Senator Eldridge, United Way and Boston Builds Credit join community partners to advocate for credit-building legislation to create upward economic mobility

BOSTON — Senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Acton), United Way and Boston Builds Credit today joined LISC Boston, WinnCompanies, Jewish Community Relations Council and Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción (IBA) to offer testimony…

July 17, 2019

Cape Ann Communities Announce New Partnership to Prepare More Area High School Students for Education and Career Opportunities

CAPE ANN, MA — In an effort to increase the number of Cape Ann students who go on to post-secondary education or career paths after graduation, a network of education…

July 16, 2019

Eversource Energy Awards $410,000 to United Way

BOSTON – United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley announced today that Eversource Energy is awarding United Way $410,000 to help United Way’s work moving families out of poverty,…

July 1, 2019

HomeStart’s Renew Collaborative Program Expands to the South Shore, Offering Crucial Resources to Prevent Homelessness by Reducing Evictions

Building off initial success in Boston, Bank of America, Combined Jewish Philanthropies, HomeStart and United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley extend pioneering venture into Brockton, Fall River and…