“Live United” week will be celebrated Monday 7/19 through Friday 7/23. Each day messages of thanks and awareness will be shared through UWGAT’s website and social media. Together we are changing lives because we Give, Advocate, and Volunteer to help Advance the Common Good. Share these messages with your friends, family and colleagues and help grow the United Way movement. UWGAT fights for the education, health and financial stability of every member of its community. Together we are making a difference! Support your local community www.uwgat.org.
MOVEMENT MATTERS MONDAY, JUNE 19th
human body was NOT created to be sedentary.
others and start moving today!
fights to help build strong healthy communities.
THANK-YOU TUESDAY, JUNE 20th
you for supporting UWGAT on its’ mission to Advance the Common Good.
someone who has influenced your life and say thank-you today.
DAY OF ACTION WEDNESDAY, JUNE 21st
is the national Day of Action. Get
involved and make a difference.
you reach out a hand to one you influence the conditions of all.
UWGAT ANNUAL CELEBRATION THURSDAY, JUNE 22nd
us to celebrate the Live United Movement
uwgat.org for more information and reservations
WHITE AND BLACK FRIDAY, JUNE 23rd
your white and black Live United tee shirt. Post your picture!
commitment to your community.
Help spread the word! Don’t forget to #UWGAT
Bank of America Supports UWGAT Community
Bank of America employees presented United Way of Greater Attleboro/Taunton with $5,000 this month as part of their annual Employee Giving Campaign. The money will help expand the services the non-profit offers throughout the Attleboro area.
Welcome Laura Loffredo
UWGAT's New Director of Resource Development
Please join us in welcoming Laura Loffredo as our newest UWGAT team member. Laura brings 35 years of United Way experience to our communities. Laura looks forward to utilizing her skills and expertise to advance the common good in the Greater Attleboro/Taunton areas.
Partner of the Year Award
United Way of Greater Attleboro/Taunton (UWGAT) was presented the Community Partner of the Year Award at the annual Experiential Education Recognition Breakfast at Bristol Community College (BCC).
“UWGAT serves as a community convener and funding partner for many community partners in Attleboro and Taunton, promoting our program and connecting us to those organizations. This year, UWGAT itself became a valuable partner for Marketing 101 Service-Learning students at the Attleboro Campus.” --Erin Smith, M.A., Senior Special Programs Coordinator for Civic Engagement at BCC.
Shop with Amazon Smile!
UWGAT is now part of Amazon Smile! We invite you, our supporters to shop on Amazon using this link: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/04-2104020 and a portion of your purchase price will come back to UWGAT. It's a WIN-WIN!
UWGAT Meets Worldwide Requirements
UWGAT completed the 2016 United Way Worldwide membership requirements by their due dates. The certification mandates completion of 13 requirements for United Way of America membership along with verification of the status of 40 indicators that demonstrate United Way of Greater Attleboro/Taunton, Inc. embodies the intent of the membership requirements.
Days of Caring
UWGAT’s Days of Caring is a way for local businesses and organizations to volunteer in the community for a specific community service project. UWGAT facilitates Days of Caring by collecting projects and pairing volunteers with agencies.
SoCo aligns with the Federal Vision to end homelessness as outlined in Opening Doors: Federal Strategic Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness. The Plan states, “No one should experience homelessness-no one should be without a safe, stable place to call home.” SoCo Opening Doors Report