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August 3, 2020

Bob Giannino Steps in to Lead United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley as Next President and CEO

BOSTON — Bob Giannino officially begins serving in his new role today as the new President and Chief Executive Officer at United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley, leading…

July 9, 2020

Envision Bank Contributes $10,000 to Resilient Randolph Fund

Randolph, MA — Helping to meet a dire and growing need for financial assistance among families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, Envision Bank is contributing $10,000 to the Resilient Randolph…

June 22, 2020

Massachusetts United Ways meet with Congressional delegation, urge greater support for nonprofits and working families

BOSTON – On June 18, 2020, nine United Way chapters across Massachusetts joined 200 leaders from 35 states for the first ever United Way Virtual Hill Day to advocate for…

June 18, 2020

In Partnership with United Way, Mayor Arrigo Launches Raise Up Revere Fund to Support Families and Businesses through Ongoing COVID-19 Recovery

REVERE, MA — Revere Mayor Brian Arrigo and the United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley today announced the launch of the Raise Up Revere Fund, focused on meeting…

June 4, 2020

Milton, Mattapan, Hyde Park and Dorchester launch Neponset Neighbors Together Fund in historic partnership with United Way 

New fund will help individuals and families who have been financially impacted by this coronavirus pandemic   BOSTON, MA — Recognizing that all families have been deeply impacted by the…

May 28, 2020

Dedham Launches COVID-19 Relief Fund

Contributions will help residents pay for food, housing, utilities and other basic needs Dedham, MA — In an effort to mobilize resources to provide emergency assistance to individuals and families…

May 26, 2020

United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley Offers Fans Chance to Win “Virtual Hangout” with retired New England Patriot Benjamin Watson

Funds raised support families affected by COVID-19 BOSTON — As part of our collective efforts to #stayhomestaystrong, United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley is partnering with retired New…

May 20, 2020

Community Leaders, United Way Launch Resilient Randolph Fund

Randolph, MA — In an effort to mobilize resources to provide emergency assistance to individuals and families impacted by the Coronavirus pandemic and to respond to needs as they evolve,…

May 15, 2020

Mayor Daniel Rivera, City & State Representatives and United Way Launch One Lawrence Fund To Help People Impacted by COVID-19

Lawrence, MA — Throughout the COVID-19 crisis, Lawrence residents and organizations have stepped up to the plate in inspiring ways. Whether it’s delivering food, securing shelter, or creatively providing emotional…

May 15, 2020

United Way COVID-19 Family Support Fund Distributes $4 Million to 158 Organizations Assisting Individuals and Families Impacted by the Crisis

United Way Partners with Gateway City Leaders Around Targeted, Coordinated Response Efforts in Hard-Hit Communities Two months after launching a fundraising effort to help individuals and families impacted by the…