Throughout 2014, we will communicate stories that highlight people who LIVE UNITED by volunteering, giving, and advocating throughout Cumberland County. Audio stories will air on the Portland Radio Group stations (Coast 93.1, 560 WGAN, WCLZ 98.9, WBAE-AM and WZAN-AM). “We’ve made changes. We’ve made life safer for women and children.” >READ LOIS’ STORY “We’re really [...]

SUMMER SUCCESS

August 20, 2014

Students all over Portland had access nourishing meals and high-quality, high-energy learning programs this summer thanks to the work of Portland ConnectED and its partners the John T. Gorman Foundation, the Sam L. Cohen Foundation, Portland Public Schools, the Portland Public Library, and United Way of Greater Portland. The group developed a coordinated summer ecosystem that supported strong outcomes for [...]

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STRATEGIC COMMUNITY INVESTMENTS ANNOUNCED

July 23, 2014

United Way of Greater Portland (UWGP) announces strategic community investments of $7.7 million in initiatives and programs in the areas of education, financial stability, and health that serve all walks of life. “We invest in programs and initiatives that address and alleviate root issues so children succeed in school, families are financially stable, and people [...]

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WESTBROOK CHILDREN’S PROJECT NEWS

July 16, 2014

Extra, extra, read all about it!  Learn more about what’s happening with the Westbrook Children’s Project, like Summer Learning Days, Westbrook READS, and other initiatives, in the monthly newsletter.

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SUZANNE MCCORMICK SLATED TO LEAD UNITED WAY SUNCOAST IN TAMPA BAY AREA, FLORIDA

July 1, 2014

Suzanne McCormick to assume CEO position in Suncoast Region this fall After more than 13 years with the United Way of Greater Portland, four of them as CEO, Suzanne McCormick will leave that position later this summer and take over leadership of United Way Suncoast in the Tampa Bay area, Florida sometime this fall. “Suzanne [...]

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2014 CAMPAIGN & RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL MEMBERS

June 25, 2014

UNITED WAY OF GREATER PORTLAND ANNOUNCES 2014 CAMPAIGN & RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL MEMBERS Council helps raise over $7 million annually toward health, education, and financial stability Portland, Maine – United Way of Greater Portland has announced its 2014 Campaign & Resource Development Council members. The Council comprises a group of dedicated community leaders who help [...]

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