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Connecticut Food Bank (CFB) honored its Hunger Action Heroes on September 22 at an awards ceremony attended by more than 125 guests at the organization's East Haven warehouse. The heroes are individuals, businesses, and organizations that go above...
Posted at: 11:45 am Tuesday, September 24, 2013
The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently announced that nearly 16 million children in America face hunger - that's one in every five! As a part of ongoing efforts to raise national awareness about childhood hunger and encourage...
Posted at: 8:33 am Friday, September 06, 2013
Legends In Concert, "The World's Greatest Live Tribute Show," is back at Foxwoods for a Lucky Seventh Season this summer, from July 23-September 1. And now, you have the opportunity to purchase Regular Priced Adult Tickets for $10 off using code...
Posted at: 2:04 pm Wednesday, August 07, 2013
You might have noticed that we're just a little excited here at United Way lately. We love our work to advance the common good, and we really love when we have something new and innovative to share that can change more lives and improve community...
Posted at: 1:06 pm Wednesday, June 26, 2013
The New London County Food Policy Council’s work has depended greatly on the amazing work of three AmeriCorps VISTAs hosted and partially funded by the United Way of Southeastern Connecticut. This year we were fortunate to host three wonderful...
Posted at: 10:09 am Monday, April 29, 2013
This week is National Volunteer Week, and a time when we extend an extra "thanks" for all volunteers do to make United Way work. Volunteers make an impact here at United Way in many capacities - from serving on our Board of Directors, Allocations...
Posted at: 1:42 pm Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Recently, two members of the Knights of Columbus of East Lyme spent the day at the Gemma E. Moran United Way/Labor Food Center. Knights Mark Ennis and Rob Ligouri were on hand (along with United Way staffer Lamar Spurill) to distribute about 80...
Posted at: 12:22 pm Wednesday, March 13, 2013
We are very excited to be partnering with the Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut on a collaborative funding effort to help individuals, families and organizations stuggling to recover and rebuild in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, a...
Posted at: 8:52 am Monday, March 04, 2013
Everyone at United Way is excited to hosting the inaugural Eastern CT Walk Against Hunger to benefit the Gemma E. Moran United Way/Labor Food Center. The Walk takes place on Sunday, May 5, beginning and ending at Chelsea Parade in Norwich. Ellen...
Posted at: 10:46 am Thursday, February 21, 2013
As bitterly cold temperatures grip the region, United Way 211 offers resources to help individuals cope with the severe weather, including a continually updated list of shelters and warming centers. View the updated list of warming centers. At the...
Posted at: 2:29 pm Friday, January 25, 2013

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