We're rolling up our sleeves and getting to work on the United Way Day of Action...and you're invited! We're seeking volunteers to help on Monday, June 23 to clear land and brush at Coogan Farm in Mystic to make way for a planned Giving Garden.
Through the end of June we're inviting businesses to each donate $100 to United Way of Southeastern Connecticut. New gifts from businesses that have never donated to United Way before will be matched by Charter Oak Federal Credit Union, up to $10,000.
As it nears its second year of operation, the New London County Fund to End Homelessness has provided rapid rehousing and shelter diversion services for a total of 204 households in the county—including 140 families with 286 children. This news was reported on May 22 at a legislative briefing and press conference held at United Way of Southeastern Connecticut, the fund’s fiscal agent. At the event, a collaborative grant of $33,500 was presented to the Fund from the Southeastern Connecticut Funders Collaborative, an alliance of eight corporate and philanthropic funders in the region.
On Sunday, May 18th United Way of Southeastern Connecticut will be hosting the second annual Eastern Connecticut Walk Against Hunger at Chelsea Parade Field in Norwich.
Do you love ice cream? Come visit Ben & Jerry’s Scoop Shop at Mohegan Sun on Tuesday, April 8th from Noon-8 p.m. for their 35th annual Free Cone Day.
Join us at Chili's in Montville on Wednesday, March 26 between the hours of 11 a.m. and 9 p.m.
Bring a group, have a great meal and support United Way's work to advance the common good at the same time!
For each coupon presented, United Way receives 10% back. We hope to see yout here!!!
Final dollar amount raised through 2013 Campaign announced
United Way of Southeastern Connecticut hosted its Campaign “Thank You” Celebration event to recognize local businesses and organizations that ran outstanding fundraising campaigns on behalf of United Way. More than 300 community members gathered at the Mystic Marriott Hotel & Spa in Groton to celebrate the achievement.
Distribution launched on Monday, March 3 bringing total number of monthly distribution sites to nine
The Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center is pleased to announce the first major initiative for its new property, the Coogan Farm. In February, the Nature Center, United Way of Southeastern Connecticut and the Robert G. Youngs Family Foundation signed an agreement that promises to bring fresh food to thousands of hungry residents of New London County daily.