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Family Volunteer Day United WAy

Family Volunteer Day

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 21 Family Volunteer Day is a National Day of Service held on the Saturday before Thanksgiving. This year we have projects in both Portland and Westbrook. When: Saturday, November 21 Who: Volunteers of all ages and abilities are welcome. Young children must be accompanied by adults. Where: United Way of Greater Portland, One…


Volunteer Top Picks

Volunteer Top Picks of the Month

Looking for a way to meet new people while positively impacting the community you live, grow, and work in? Check out this month’s top volunteer picks and get started today.



Project Director, Starting Strong

United Way of Greater Portland is seeking a dynamic professional to lead early education initiatives. Portland ConnectEd is a cross-sector partnership of organizations and individuals working together to build a civic infrastructure to help children navigate the journey from cradle to college, career, and citizenship. The Starting Strong subcommittee of Portland ConnectED is focused on increasing school readiness and grade-level reading proficiency by the end of third grade