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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
FROM UNITED WAY OF WESTERN CONNECTICUT: As people from across the nation and around the world respond to the heartbreaking tragedy at Sandy Hook School, they are turning to United Way looking for ways to help. In response, United Way of Western...
Posted at: 3:49 pm Wednesday, December 19, 2012
SUPPORT FUND ESTABLISHED FOR COMMUNITY AND FAMILIES OF THE VICTIMS United Way extends our most sincere condolences and prayers to all those families affected by the devastating events in Newtown/Sandy Hook, Connecticut. While the eyes of the world...
Posted at: 3:19 pm Monday, December 17, 2012
 On December 29, the United Way of Southeastern Connecticut is partnering with The Garde Arts Center in New London to introduce its new mobile food pantry to the community. United Way and the Garde will host a food drive to fill the Gemma E. Moran...
Posted at: 9:19 am Monday, December 03, 2012
 “As an Americorps VISTA, I felt it was my duty to respond in some way to the call for help following the devastation caused in our community by Hurricane Sandy. I was glad to be able to help by working at the Gemma E. Moran United Way Labor Food...
Posted at: 2:52 pm Wednesday, November 14, 2012
The following towns and sites have generously offered to serve as collection points for those wishing to donate non-perishable food, bottled water, clean blankets, batteries, flashlights and other emergency supplies to others still struggling in the...
Posted at: 3:18 pm Friday, November 02, 2012

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