Miriam’s Story

A past of fear and loss transformed into a future of limitless possibility. This is Miriam’s story.

WLC Breakfast Brings Together over 1,200 Women

BOSTON – More than 1,200 female business leaders attended United Way’s 18th Annual Women’s Leadership Breakfast, one of the year’s signature philanthropic events for women. The event, hosted by United…

CONNECTing

Jill Stanton knows United Way. A long-time employee of the Federal Reserve Bank, she’s been involved with United Way employee campaigns for 27 years and has been a frequent volunteer…

Why We LIVE UNITED: Our Internal Campaign

Yes, we got into this field to change the world. Yes, we love helping people. Yes, we are fulfilled by the work we do. And Yes….we sometimes wonder if it’s…

Truck? Stuffed.

“Fire truck!” This was the squeal heard over and over again this past Saturday at the joint UPS/United Way “Stuff a Truck” for Dover Children’s Center. Even a blustery rainy…

Advocating Impact

The Portsmouth office for New Hampshire Legal Assistance sits about a block from the Piscataqua River. Like most old Portsmouth buildings, the office is flush to the one-way road. Getting…

More than diapers

“Is it enough?” It’s the question put to Chris Hunt, Early Learning Director for Community Teamwork, a United Way partner agency in Lowell which supports low income individuals and families…