A Will and a Way

When Will Arvelo was six years old, he lived in a house with dirt floors and went to school with no shoes. At nine he had his first job. At…

United Way’s Day of Action

Thanks to our guest blogger Tiffany Chen Since the beginning of June, I’ve been an intern here at United Way. I’m a marketing major and a Spanish minor at the…

The Great Brain Gain

Two sounds were immediately audible from the reception area: 1) the familiar refrain of “The Wheels on the Bus” and 2) the instantly recognizable hubbub that could only be a…

Renaissance Fare

United Way partner Great Bay Kid’s Company has completely overhauled the way they feed their children. The era of star-shaped breaded chicken has come to an end. As the doors…

March 1 is Read Across America Day!

Educators and policymakers of all stripes will be donning their Cat-in-the-Hat hats this week and reading to young children to celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday. United Way, in our partnership with…