Keep up with United Way in the News

     

    March 26, 2020 – Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation Donates $10,000 to UWGNB’s Help United Fund

    March 21, 2020 – United Way organizations provide additional $55,000 to Mass 2-1-1 to help meet additional COVID-19 demand

    March 20, 2020 – Greater New Bedford Food Pantries Open

    March 16, 2020 – United Way of Greater New Bedford Launches Help United – the Greater New Bedford COVID-19 Response Fund

    March 16, 2020 – Mass 211 Can Answer COVID-19 Questions

    March 2, 2020 – United Way Releases Community Impact Grants RFP

    February 26, 2020 – Building Community One Project at a Time

    February 26, 2020 – United Way Greater New Bedford Offers Free Online Tax Filing Tool from H&R Block

    February 26, 2020 – What is Baby Bundles?

    February 7, 2020 – Mass 211 Day

    February 4, 2020 –Midas Repair and Care Project

    February 4, 2020 – Mini-Grant Info Session Happening in March

    January 30, 2020 – Vandals smash windows, mirrors on United Way hunger truck

    December 18, 2019 – 2019 Newsmaker of the Year: Youth seeking self worth are vulnerable to New Bedford gang ‘families’

    November 4, 2019 – Hunger Heroes Food Drop

    September 29, 2019 – Local Family in the Running for Disney & Points of Light Volunteer Family of the Year

    September 27, 2019 – United Way of Greater New Bedford Announces new hires and promotion

    August 8, 2019 – Federal Funds Available for Emergency Food and Shelter Programs

    July 30, 2019 – United Way Awards $357,000 in Grants to Local Organizations

    July 8, 2019 – United Way Mobile Market Begins July 9

    May 17, 2019 – United Way of Greater New Bedford receives statewide recognition for innovative volunteer engagement

    May 2, 2019 – Stamp Out Hunger – May 11th

    April 9, 2019 – National Volunteer Week Thank You

    April 8, 2019 – United Way honors community members, organizations, and businesses

    March 11, 2019 –Community Impact and Summer Fund RFPs Now Open

    February 21, 2019 – Mini-Grant Info Session

    January 14, 2019 – MASS 2-1-1 ANNOUNCES RESOURCES FOR WORKERS IMPACTED BY FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

    December 28, 2018 – United Way Partners Provide Hope this Holiday Season

    December 22, 2018 – MHAP for Kids Expands Services to New Bedford

    December 4, 2018 – New Bedford Firefighters’ Union 20th Annual Toy Drive

    November 12, 2018 – United Way Welcome VP of Community Impact

    October 3, 2018 – United Way Welcomes Director of Corporate Relations

    September 13, 2018 – Volunteers Make an Impact on Day of Caring

    July 27, 2018 – United Way of Greater New Bedford Announces Community Impact Funding

    July 16, 2018 – United Way Announces Summer Fund and Mini-Grants Awards

    July 10, 2018 –United Way and FamilyWize help you save on prescription medications

    July 5, 2018 – Mobile Market Kicks off July 10

    July 2, 2018 – Federal Funds Available for Emergency Food and Shelter Programs

    May 18, 2018 – Area Letter Carriers Collect over 21,000 pounds of food

    May 11, 2018 –175 Students Volunteer For Youth Day of Caring – United Way of Greater New Bedford

    May 3, 2018 – Stamp Out Hunger on May 12 – United Way of Greater New Bedford

    April 21, 2018 – National Volunteer Week

    April 6, 2018 – Live United Celebration Honors Community Members

    March 15, 2018- United Way Welcomes New Development Team

    February 22, 2018 –Apply for a Mini-Grant

    February 6, 2018 – 1st Annual Power of the Purse

    January 24, 2018- Three Organizations Announced as Innovation Fund Winners

    January 23, 2018 – United Way opens Community Impact Fund

    January 23, 2018 – Southcoast Health Wellness Van sets out to help Hurricane Maria victims

    January 12, 2018 – United Way’s Innovation creates ‘opportunity to dream’

    January 3, 2018 – United Way Announces Innovation Fund Finalists

    January 3, 2018 – Our View: Rethinking funding Nonprofits

    November, 28, 2017 – New Bedford Firefighters’ Union 19th Annual Toy Drive

    November 18, 2017 – Hunger Heroes volunteers prepare 1,000 Thanksgiving meals in one afternoon

    November 21, 2017 – New Bedford agencies struggle to aid 300 who fled Puerto Rico

    October 23, 2017 – United Way Welcomes Officers and New Members to the Board of Directors

    September 18, 2017 – Innovation Fund to Launch at United Way

    September 15, 2017 – Friday Marked Annual Day of Caring & Launch of Random Acts of Caring

    August 19, 2017 -?Ocean State Celebrates Grand Opening in Fairhaven

    August 1, 2017 – United Way of Greater New Bedford Welcomes Hewitt Joyner

    July 15, 2017 – Standard Times View: South End Engaged provides more than food for thought

    May 18, 2017 – Webster Bank Sponsor Clambake at the Admiral Level