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News / Jun 30, 2022

Statement on Roe v. Wade

United Way’s mission is to bring together people and resources for the well-being of children and families. We are committed to building a thriving community where there is equal access to education, economic opportunity and healthcare for all. The recent Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade will present a significant obstacle to these…

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News / Jun 23, 2022

United Way Women United Leads the Charge to Help Families Achieve Financial Security 

This philanthropic group raised more than $270,000 at its’ 11th Annual Power of the Purse Luncheon and Silent Auction.  June 23, 2022 (Hartford, CT) United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut raised more than $270,000 to help families in central and northeastern Connecticut achieve financial security through Women United’s 11th Annual Power of the Purse…

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News / Jun 6, 2022

Vittoria Pace Named Chair of United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut’s Board of Directors  

Hartford, CT – United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut is pleased to announce that Vittoria Pace has been named Chair of its Board of Directors. Pace assumes this position after serving as Vice Chair on the Board for two years.    “It is an honor to work alongside someone as strategic, compassionate and motivated as…

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News / May 31, 2022

United Way Women United Raises More Than $27,000 to Support Local Women and Families Achieving Financial Security.

Hartford, Conn. (April 19, 2022) – This past April, United Way Women United’s members, supporters and guests celebrated its 9th Annual Red, White & Chocolate presented by Sun Life at Delamar in West Hartford. 150 philanthropists came together to raise funds to support local women and families as they get on the pathway toward financial…

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News / May 25, 2022

United Way Statement on Recent Acts of Gun Violence

In the past two weeks, we have witnessed unfathomable acts of gun violence in our country. The mass murder of 10 people, almost all of them Black Americans, at the Tops Friendly Market in Buffalo, NY is one of the deadliest racist massacres in recent American history. On Sunday, a culturally-motivated shooting killed one person and…

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