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UWGAT Seeks Administrative Assistant

United Way of Greater Attleboro/Taunton, Inc. (UWGAT) is looking for a dynamic person to work in our busy office. The ideal candidate must have excellent computer and organization skills, as well as the ability to multi-task and be detail oriented. Must enjoy working in a team setting. This is a full-time, non-exempt position.

Click here to view the full Administrative Assistant Job Description. Please email cover letter and résumé to Jamie Crossman at jamie@uwgat.org. Deadline to apply is January 28, 2015.


UWGAT Seeks Health Coordinator

United Way of Greater Attleboro/Taunton, Inc. (UWGAT) seeks a part-time Consultant to coordinate, build collaborations, and enhance the health in the communities we serve. UWGAT is an active partner of the Prevention Wellness Network (PWN) working to achieve positive impact in the areas of; healthy lifestyles, healthy communities, healthy workplaces, etc.

Applicant must identify and engage key stakeholders and political supporters, have the ability to build working relationships with profit, non-profit, and municipalities, and possess grant writing skills to sustain the position.

Duties include but are not limited to:
• Participate in all monthly meetings including the preparation of agendas & taking meeting minutes
• Disseminate meeting notices and other information via social media
• Maintain the membership of the PWN; serve as the central point of contact, assist in developing marketing materials, coordinate special events (venue, speakers, meals, registration, etc.)

Click here to view the full Health Coordinator Job Description. Please email your resume and cover letter to Melissa Vanhorn at melissa@uwgat.org





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UWGAT Announces

New President & CEO

Jamie E. Crossman has been appointed as United Way of Greater Attleboro/Taunton’s new President and CEO by the organization’s Board of Directors.

“We are excited to be welcoming Jamie as our new President and CEO. Through her tenure as Vice President, Jamie has demonstrated outstanding leadership skills and the extensive experience needed to lead the organization through the exciting opportunities and challenges that lie ahead. We are confident that Jamie will build upon her existing relationships with community leaders and partners towards advancing the mission of United Way in our local communities,” said Theda Hornung, Chairperson of the Board.

Jamie brings to this position more than 17 years of relevant experience in the nonprofit sector. Since 2006, she has been serving as Vice President and has done an exceptional job increasing the visibility and investment in United Way of Greater Attleboro/Taunton. As a result of her efforts, the agency campaign has continued to grow during a turbulent economy. She has been instrumental in connecting giving with community impact and building capacity, enhanced public relations and has served as an advocate providing awareness to United Way initiatives of Education, Income, Health, and Basic Human Needs.

Her previous leadership positions include Director of Development for New Hope in Attleboro and Assistant Director of Development and Alumni Relations for Coyle and Cassidy High School in Taunton.

“I’m honored and excited to be working with the board, staff, partner agencies, local United Ways and others that are part of United Way of Greater Attleboro/Taunton’s extensive network to build on the organization’s considerable strengths and achievements and pursue new opportunities to serve the communities throughout Greater Attleboro/Taunton”, said Crossman.

Jamie holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree from Lesley University and a Certificate of Medical Assistance from Fisher College. She is a member of the Rotary Club of Taunton and currently resides with her family in Somerset.



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