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Success of challenge was achieved by a region coming together and working collaboratively to create a system that allows a homeless person to quickly exit shelter into permanent stable housing. More than 140 people found stable and secure housing...
Posted at: Friday, June 26, 2015
Summer Meals are free, nutritious meals provided for kids and teens 18 years and under when school is out of session for the summer. No registration, paperwork, parental supervision, or ID is required. Children do not need to be receiving free or...
Posted at: Tuesday, June 23, 2015
The 2015 AFL-CIO Golf Tournament is set for Monday, August 31 at Great Neck Country Club in Waterford. This year's event benefits Project Warm-up, a program providing one-time, emergency heating assistance to those experiencing a short-term crisis...
Posted at: Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Many people remember to bring their canned and boxed goods to local soup kitchens and food pantries at Thanksgiving and during the winter holidays, but in the hustle and bustle of everyone’s busy schedules, people often forget that hunger is a...
Posted at: Monday, June 22, 2015
On May 13, something special was happening at Camp Harkness in Waterford. For the first time ever, team members from both local tribes and casinos came together for a day-long United Way Day of Caring project. More than 80 volunteers descended upon...
Posted at: Tuesday, May 19, 2015
Hundreds of community members gathered at the Chelsea Parade Green in Norwich for the 3rd annual Eastern Connecticut Walk Against Hunger. The event benefits the Gemma E. Moran United Way/Labor Food Center and Connecticut Food Bank programs in...
Posted at: Tuesday, May 19, 2015
United Way of Southeastern Connecticut hosted its Campaign Celebration event to recognize local businesses and organizations that run outstanding fundraising campaigns and volunteer year-round on behalf of United Way. More than 300 community members...
Posted at: Thursday, April 30, 2015
The Ledge Light Health District has announced the recipients of the 2015 Outdoor Edible School Garden Grants. A total of nine schools in New London County will receive $500, funded through the District's USDA Farm to School and CT Dept. of Public...
Posted at: Wednesday, April 22, 2015
On March 31, volunteers gathered at the Groton Inn & Suites to be recognized for their contributions to the Gemma E. Moran United Way/Labor Food Center. In 2014, more than 11,000 hours of volunteer time was donated to the Food Center. Volunteer...
Posted at: Thursday, April 02, 2015
United Way is seeking volunteers to assist at the 3rd Annual Eastern Connecticut Walk Against Hunger on Sunday, May 17. The event benefits the Gemma E. Moran United Way Labor/Food Center, a program of United Way, and Connecticut Food Bank programs...
Posted at: Thursday, March 19, 2015

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