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New report analyzes ALICE data across 13 states and evaluates short and long term solutions for households that are struggling financially In 2016, United Ways in Connecticut, released their 2nd state-specific ALICE Report. ALICE (Asset Limited,...
Posted at: Monday, January 23, 2017
Too many families in Southeastern Connecticut go without a warm, bountiful meal on holidays. But it’s also true that they struggle every single day of the year to put food on the table for their family. In fact, according the United Way ALICE Report...
Posted at: Wednesday, December 21, 2016
United Way of Southeastern Connecticut wants to help everyone and anyone give back to their community through volunteer and engagement opportunities. Whatever your interests might be, United Way can help connect you to these opportunities. Why...
Posted at: Wednesday, November 02, 2016
Two years ago, Connecticut's United Ways first introduced ALICE in our state. ALICE is a United Way acronym for Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed - hard working people who still struggle to make ends meet. Ever since, United Ways have...
Posted at: Sunday, October 09, 2016
Our third annual school supply drive has yielded more than 6,500 items. We are grateful to the community for rallying together to ensure that New London County students have the materials supplies needed for academic success. Click here to view...
Posted at: Tuesday, September 13, 2016
United Way of Southeastern Connecticut is pleased to announce that grants have been approved for four local programs that drive positive change for adolescents in New London County. As part of United Way’s partnership with the selected programs,...
Posted at: Thursday, September 08, 2016
The Local Board for the Emergency Food and Shelter Program (EFSP) has approved grants to expand the capacity of food and shelter programs in New London County. The total amount of the grants is $138,481, and it was awarded to nineteen local programs...
Posted at: Tuesday, September 06, 2016
September is Hunger Action Month (HAM), when Feeding America and member food banks, including the Gemma E. Moran United Way/Labor Food Center and Citizens Bank, our HAM sponsor, ask everyone in America to take action to fight hunger in their...
Posted at: Tuesday, August 30, 2016
"The tour provided great insight into our community efforts and needs. I had no concept of the daily ongoing needs and effort around me. Thanks for opening my eyes." "Very worthwhile, enlightening and educational day." "Impressive amount of work...
Posted at: Tuesday, August 30, 2016
United Way of Southeastern Connecticut believes that all children should have the opportunity for academic success, and that our local schools and teachers should also be supported in that aim. That’s why United Way has created numerous ways in...
Posted at: Wednesday, July 27, 2016

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