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March 27, 2020

United Way COVID-19 Family Support Fund Distributes $378,000 to 36 Organizations Assisting Individuals and Families Impacted by the Crisis

MARCH 27, 2020 –Less than two weeks after launching a fundraising effort to help individuals and families impacted by the COVID-19 crisis, United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley…

March 21, 2020

United Way organizations provide additional $55,000 to Mass 2-1-1 to help meet additional COVID-19 demand

Boston, MA – United Way chapters across the Commonwealth are committing an additional $55,000 to the operations of Mass 2-1-1 to help staff meet the high call volume due to…

March 14, 2020

United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley Launches COVID-19 Family Support Fund 

Funds Raised Will Help Meet the Basic Needs of Working Families Across Eastern Massachusetts and Southern NH Affected By the Crisis MARCH 14, 2020 — United Way of Massachusetts Bay…

February 28, 2020

United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley Appoints Bob Giannino as Next President and CEO

Selected for His Ability to Deliver New Perspectives and Drive New Partnerships, Giannino Will Lead Organization’s Work to Create Positive, Lasting Change for People in Need The Board of Directors…

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…