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United Way Expands Successful Summer Learning Collaborative

Program expands to 14 cities & towns in Greater Boston, North Shore and Merrimack Valley United Way of Massachusetts Bay…

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United Way and Boston College School of Social Work Launch “IF Challenge” Prize Competition to End Family Homelessness

BOSTON — United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley and the Boston College School of Social Work (BCSSW) today…

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United Way Hosts Community Baby Shower in Roxbury For Record Number of Families

Partnership between United Way’s Women’s Leadership Council and Depend connects 200 families to critical resources that support healthy child development  Roxbury,…

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Beyoncé and United Way Partner to Inspire and Build Our Community Through Volunteerism

“BeyGOOD Boston” to promote volunteerism in region BOSTON –  United Way has aligned with Beyoncé’s #BeyGOOD initiative to inspire everyone…

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United Way Partners to Launch LetsAllDoGood, a Groundbreaking App That Engages Supporters on their Smartphones

BOSTON – United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley today announced its partnership with LetsAllDoGood, a new app that connects…

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Massachusetts Celebrates Brain Building in Progress Week

  Over 1,500 events to support families and promote early learning will take place in 62 cities and towns in…

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United Way releases $150,000 in emergency assistance to help local families

BOSTON – United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley recently released an additional $150,000 in funds for emergency assistance…

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United Way partners to offer free tax preparation services to low-income workers

Fewer than 60 percent of adults surveyed nationally are familiar with EITC BOSTON — United Way is partnering with the…

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Brain Building in Progress campaign honors six local communities for supporting early childhood development

BOSTON – The Brain Building in Progress campaign today honored six community-based organizations for their efforts to raise public awareness…

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2015 Data for Mass 2-1-1 Shows Many Callers Looking for Help with Basic Needs

BOSTON — New data from Mass 2-1-1, a free health and human service referral line, shows that there were 28,460…

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