United Way of Central Massachusetts


Connecting People and Resources to Improve the Community

Live United by investing in educational opportunities, supporting strong families, and building healthy communities.


Tim Garvin Received Massachusetts Nonprofit Network 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award

United Way of Central Massachusetts President and CEO,Tim Garvin, is being celebrated for impact in the nonprofit sector and communities across the commonwealth.

Agency Registration for 2015 Holiday Wishlist

Planning for the 2015 holiday season is under way! We invite you to be a part of our annual Holiday Wish List, which provides agencies and programs with a widely distributed, professionally published means of volunteer recruitment. Read More

United Way Announces 2015-2016 Campaign Co-Chairs

Pamela and Maurice Boisvert will lead the United Way of Central Massachusetts 2015-2016 Campaign. Mr. and Mrs. Boisvert bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the United Way. They are the first non-profit executives to serve in this role, a testament to the valuable collaboration between United Way and its partner agencies. Read More

Summer Youth Volunteer Program Wraps Up Successful Year

United Way of Central Massachusetts’ Summer Youth Volunteer Program has wrapped up its sixth successful year. The program offers youth ages 13-17 numerous opportunities to participate in community service projects throughout central Massachusetts beginning in June and running through August. Youth are invited to volunteer with United Way on fun and interesting community service projects. Read More

Savory Living - Eat Well - Feel Better

As part of the new Women Take Charge series, Women's Initiative presents an exciting seminar on eating well even when you have a busy schedule. Sue Levy, owner of Savory Living, will be coming to the community to provide a program called "Make Healthy Eating Happen." The workshop will be held on October 7, 2015. Save the Date and join us! Read More

2015 Day of Caring Registration

United Way Central Massachusetts invites you to our annual Day of Caring on September 17, 2015. Volunteers have the chance to give back to their community by teaming up to complete service projects for local agencies. There are a variety of projects that need to be completed on Day of Caring such as painting, cleaning, and gardening. Read More

Join Us to Support Gender-Specific Programming

In the August 11, 2015 Telegram and Gazette, community leader, Victoria Waterman, makes the case that funds for gender specific programming must increase in order for our youth to succeed. The Women’s Initiative of United Way of Central Massachusetts couldn’t agree more! The Women’s Initiative is committed to investing in gender-specific programming to effect social change. Read More

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