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Posted: Monday, April 8, 2019 - 12:20pm
 April 7-13 is National Volunteer Week, an opportunity to promote volunteerism and celebrate the dedicated volunteers who generously give their time and talents to improve the world around them. National Volunteer Week was established in 1974 by...
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Posted: Monday, April 8, 2019 - 11:27am
 When a representative from the United Way visited her workplace seven years ago and spoke about the Karing for Kidz backpack program, Lisa Lamoureux jumped at the chance to participate in a program in which she could also involve her young daughter...
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Posted: Monday, April 8, 2019 - 11:26am
 Mark Horeanopoulos began volunteering with the United Way when a friend invited him to attend a Combat Hunger food packaging event in 2013. He’s since been a fixture at the events, diligently helping assemble nutritious meals for local food...
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Posted: Monday, April 8, 2019 - 11:25am
 Participants in the United Way’s Day of Caring likely recognize Mike Fleek, a volunteer who can be seen each year flipping burgers at the event’s culminating barbeque. Fleek also helps plan the barbeque, as his employer, Hannaford Supermarkets,...
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Posted: Monday, April 8, 2019 - 11:21am
 When her employer, Affordable Interior Systems Inc (AIS), moved to downtown Leominster a few years ago, Diane Encarnacao immediately began looking for opportunities for AIS to give back to the community. Fortunately, Encarnacao did not have to look...
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Posted: Monday, April 8, 2019 - 11:19am
 For five years running, Cheryl Becotte has served as the Chair of the United Way’s Day of Caring Steering Committee, overseeing an initiative that sends out hundreds of volunteers to help local non-profits for one day every September. Becotte says...
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Posted: Monday, April 8, 2019 - 11:11am
Join Us! As is celebrating the meaning behind Living UnitedWith our 39th Annual Thank You Event. We invite all of our donors, volunteers and advocates for night filled with laughter, entertainment and celebration. To learn more about this event,...
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Posted: Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 2:53pm
Local students once again showed off their entrepreneurial spirits and passions for making a difference at the fourth annual United Way Youth Venture Showcase Recap on March 14.Hosted at the Great Wolf Lodge in Fitchburg, the event gave more than...
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Posted: Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 9:20am
  Philip Grzewinski, the President/CEO of the United Way of North Central Massachusetts and President/CEO of the Community Foundation of North Central Massachusetts, will be retiring from both positions during the summer of 2019.  The Boards of the...
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Posted: Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 11:34am
  What is Random Acts of Kindness (RAK) Week? RAK Week is an annual opportunity to unite people around the world through kindness, starting officially on February 17th and ending Saturday, February 23rd.  The week kicks-off with Random Acts of...
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