Upcoming Events:

FOX61 and United Way ImpaCT Awards

FOX61 and United Way are joining forces to recognize and honor individuals, groups and organizations who make a significant contribution to health care, housing, financial empowerment and/or the education sector in Connecticut.
2 days ago

Centennial Gala

Join us for United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut’s Centennial Gala taking place Saturday, December 14, 2024 6:00 – 11:00 p.m. at the Connecticut Convention Center
2 days ago


April is National Volunteer Month and your group can join us in forging a new path to close gaps in child literacy and household necessities. By participating in United Way’s National Volunteer Month, you and your colleagues are helping reduce poverty and co-create a community where everyone has opportunities to succeed.
1 month ago

Power of the Purse

United Way Women United’s Power of the Purse Luncheon and Silent Auction helps women and families achieve financial security.
5 months ago

How Your Dollars Make a Difference


is the cost of providing an Imagination Library book to a Hartford child each month for one year! ($26 for books and mailing costs + $14 for program expenses.)


can provide a family with utility assistance for a month to keep the lights on. 


can provide a family with child care for two young children for one week.


can help keep a family out of shelters and provide them with the critical support and services needed to remain in their home.

The Challenge is Real

United Way is committed to addressing immediate needs and finding long-term solutions to challenges facing our community.


When you give to United Way, you are supporting a network of partners working together to meet the complex needs of children and families efficiently and effectively.

Youth Success

Make sure children are ready for school, stay on track and graduate on time prepared for college or career.

Access to Health

Promote access to quality health care and wellness opportunities for children and families.

Family Financial Security

Help people learn financial skills and qualify for good-paying jobs with opportunities for advancement.

Basic Needs

Help people who are going through tough times get the assistance they need, such as food and shelter.

Stories of Success

We measure our success in lives changed. These stories are a testament to the difference that communities can make when we come together to create lasting change.

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