NextEra golf tourney raises $31K for United Way

This year’s annual NextEra Energy Seabrook Station Golf Invitational brought in more than $31,000. All proceeds went to United Way of the Greater Seacoast. Held at Abenaqui Country Club in Rye…

A Tale of Two Daniels

It’s never too early for a life-changing experience. Two Daniel Alfaros. One Daniel Alfaro before Youth Venture. One Daniel Alfaro after.   A soft-spoken young man from the Boston neighborhood of…

Join Matthew Slater’s special team!

United Way is proud to once again work with the New England Patriots and Special Teams ace Matthew Slater to spread the word and help recruit volunteer readers, tutors and…

Threads of the Community celebrates Lowell

It was cool autumn day in Downtown Lowell and nearly 100 community stakeholders were gathered in The American Textile History Museum for a morning of celebration and inspiration. It was the…

Brace Yourself

What happens when you turn something deeply personal, something that can be a source of shame and brokenness, outward? What happens when you bring what was buried up to the…

In good company

Our friends at Boston Financial Data Services (BFDS) just kicked off their annual campaign and they took the opportunity to delve a little deeper into the makings of a “good…

Day of Caring turns up the heat!

Despite the punishing humidity, over 730 volunteers from 52 groups and companies fanned out to 54 local agencies in 20 towns for United Way’s annual Day of Caring on September…