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Whether you’re speaking out to improve education, reaching out to members of Congress to address health policy, or wearing the LIVE UNITED shirt to show your support, you can help inspire hope and create opportunities for a better tomorrow. So go ahead and engage in Greater Portland advocacy!


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Family Volunteer Day

FAMILY VOLUNTEER DAY SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 22 Family Volunteer Day is a national effort held on the Saturday before Thanksgiving. It is designed to encourage families to volunteer together, introduce children to volunteering and help support the communities in which they live. Each Thanksgiving, Wayside Food Programs serves more than 300 individuals with their Community Thanksgiving meal. Help us make the celebration…



Volunteer and Help Return $1 Million to Cumberland County Households

Volunteer and Help Return $1 Million to Cumberland County Households CA$H Greater Portland (Creating Assets, Savings and Hope), a program of United Way of Greater Portland in partnership with Goodwill Industries of Northern New England, is looking for volunteers for our free income tax preparation events. CA$H helps individuals and families achieve long-term financial stability—our…



Attendance Awareness Month – Attend Today, Achieve Tomorrow

Attendance Awareness Month – Attend Today, Achieve Tomorrow September can bring back-to-school excitement, and it can also bring anxiety. The first month of the school year is an important landmark and, in terms of attendance, can indicate how the rest of the year is going to go. September is a good time to set up…