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Let’s face it; hunger is an overwhelming problem in our community. Here at United Way of Southeastern Connecticut, we try to combat food insecurity by holding ten monthly Mobile Food Pantry (MFP) distributions. Now, I am sure you are thinking,...
Posted at: 10:30 am Wednesday, July 06, 2016
Many people volunteer because they say it makes them feel good. Well now there’s some evidence to show that it truly does improve people’s health and well-being to spend time giving back to a good cause. UnitedHealth Group recently conducted a...
Posted at: 1:12 pm Thursday, July 23, 2015
Curling up to sleep at night in my nice, safe bed is one of my favorite things to do. When I found out one of our partner agencies needs cribs that are up to code for some families that do not have a place for their babies to sleep, I felt compelled...
Posted at: 1:49 pm Tuesday, September 16, 2014
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. The Walk is a three-mile, non-competitive walk to benefit the Gemma E. Moran...
Posted at: 10:45 am Thursday, April 10, 2014
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...
Posted at: 11:26 am Friday, March 21, 2014
 What a wintry week it has been! The weather sure has lots of us thinking and dreaming of spring! While we patiently await spring’s arrival there are some wonderful ways you could get involved with United Way of Southeastern Connecticut.  Did you...
Posted at: 12:37 pm Thursday, February 06, 2014
Happy New Year from all of us at United Way! Can you believe it is already 2014? I know I can’t. With a new year beginning so does a period of reflection on the past 365 days and sense of hope for a fresh start. Oh and of course, a resolution for...
Posted at: 9:14 am Monday, January 06, 2014
Have you seen the United Way of Southeastern Connecticut’s Mobile food pantry truck? It is absolutely awesome! This past Friday I got the opportunity to see the truck in action for the first time and was amazed by the opportunities created by this...
Posted at: 1:10 pm Thursday, December 26, 2013
  Good morning and Happy Holidays! My name is Laura Harris and I began working with United Way of Southeastern Connecticut about 2 weeks ago as a Loaned Employee sponsored by Mohegan Sun. I have had a great time so far learning how things work in...
Posted at: 11:19 am Thursday, December 19, 2013
This week, Matt McCormack and the team from QDiscovery in New London presented the Gemma E. Moran United Way/Labor Food Center with a check for $5,000. QDiscovery LLC is a premier provider of electronic discovery and forensic technology services....
Posted at: 11:23 am Wednesday, December 18, 2013

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