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Our United Way of Southeastern Connecticut family has been growing in recent months, and we couldn’t be more excited to welcome our new faces! We would like to take a little time and introduce the newest additions to our team, through these New...
Posted at: 11:30 am Wednesday, January 15, 2020
For the month of January, we are recognizing Lindsay Kiliszewski of Gales Ferry! Lindsay has been volunteering at our Gemma E. Moran United Way/Labor Food Bank since the spring of 2014, and she volunteers every Wednesday. She volunteers because she...
Posted at: 11:19 am Wednesday, January 08, 2020
The concept of morality, right and wrong, is a hotly debated topic. Philosophers, lawmakers, judicial officials, parents and educators, among others, all have their own takes on what is right and wrong. You can make the argument that many things, if...
Posted at: 9:20 am Tuesday, January 07, 2020
For the month of December, we are recognizing Carl Redo of Groton, CT! Carl has been volunteering at our Gemma E. Moran United Way/Labor Food Bank and supporting United Way of Southeastern Connecticut for the past year. Carl volunteers every...
Posted at: 9:47 am Tuesday, December 10, 2019
If there is one piece of advice that I’ve received in my life that has stuck with me the most, it would be this: “Step outside your comfort zone. That is the only way you will be able to grow.” I never imagined that I would find the ticket to...
Posted at: 12:08 pm Thursday, November 21, 2019
For the month of November, we are recognizing Terry Harrington from Groton! Terry has been volunteering at our Food Bank for 6 months, and he really enjoys it! He started off volunteering 3 days a week, but has been volunteering twice a week since...
Posted at: 2:26 pm Tuesday, November 12, 2019
It’s drilled into our heads time and time again, “school school school, work work work.” But there’s a valuable word that is often missing, which is “play.” The simple addition of a consistent hobby, passion, or activity into your life can make a...
Posted at: 1:23 pm Wednesday, October 23, 2019
For the month of October, we are recognizing Anne Collette of Stonington! Anne has been volunteering at our Food Bank since 2016, volunteering twice a week on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. She volunteers because she likes giving back to the community and...
Posted at: 11:55 am Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Everybody has a place that they endearingly call “home.” Whether that be a state, county, city, even down to a specific street in your childhood neighborhood, your home is a special place that you can’t quite identify why, but you love it. This...
Posted at: 11:44 am Thursday, September 19, 2019
For September’s volunteer spotlight, we are honoring Louise Wallace from Waterford! Louise has been volunteering at the Gemma E. Moran United Way/Labor Food Bank since June of 2013. Originally, she began working on the food side of the operation...
Posted at: 1:49 pm Wednesday, September 04, 2019

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