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Team Opportunities

United Way is your partner in employee engagement. United Way offers workplace engagement activities that bring employees together to solve tough challenges. We have a large and trusted network of community partners which allows our team to offer unique experiences to fit your workplace culture and values.

United Way Year of Caring

  • Half or full day projects held at a community partner agency.
  • Great for team building.
  • United Way staff identifies the project and will work with your team to ensure that the day runs smoothly.
  • Sites throughout central and northeastern Connecticut.

United Way On-Site Kit Projects: You can make a difference without leaving the office*

Kit assembly projects that support youth success, family financial stability, access to health and basic needs.

  • United Way staff brings the project to you and your team at your workplace.
  • Great for small or large groups.
  • Average duration: one to three hours.

*Supply costs associated

United Way Read Alouds

  • One-time, no commitment opportunities.
  • Average duration: Up to two hours.
  • Read aloud to classrooms of students.

To learn more and get involved, contact Phil Blonski at

Get involved in helping some of the most important issues facing our community today by organizing a volunteer event for you or your team. Each request is handled with quality customer service, so please allow four weeks to develop your project. Fill out the project request form below to get started.

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