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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
United Way of Southeastern Connecticut’s Board of Directors has approved fund distributions in the amount of $2,519,460 for the fiscal year 2016-17. This funding supports 47 programs at 21 nonprofit organizations in New London County that work...
Posted at: Thursday, June 16, 2016
In this ALICE Update, we provide data from a variety of sources to better understand the challenges many ALICE families face accessing good jobs and building assets. Click here to download the full update. Many families continue to struggle with...
Posted at: Thursday, June 09, 2016
It’s never too early to think about your child’s plans for the summer.  2-1-1 Child Care is the best source in Connecticut providing valuable information on selecting the right summer camp as well as up-to-date information on program descriptions...
Posted at: Tuesday, April 26, 2016

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