News and Updates

Age Well Community Council Elder Abuse Panel to Air on Television in Greater Danbury
Monday, July 11, 2022
The Age Well Community Council, in collaboration with United Way of Western Connecticut, held a webinar for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June…
United Way of Western Connecticut Announces Addition of Four New Board Members
Friday, July 1, 2022
United Way of Western Connecticut has officially announced the addition of four new members to our Board of Directors. Doreen Bentson, Luis Diez, Dr…
Hometown Hero: Meet Mini Santosh
Thursday, June 30, 2022
United Way of Western Connecticut is pleased to announce this month’s Hometown Hero! Meet Mini Santosh, a local leader from Danbury, Connecticut who…
Hometown Hero: Meet Joan Laucius
Wednesday, June 1, 2022
United Way of Western Connecticut is pleased to announce this month’s Hometown Hero! Meet Joan Laucius, a local leader from Sherman, Connecticut who…
Two United Way of Western Connecticut Employees Recognized as Fairfield County 40 under 40 Awardees
Monday, May 23, 2022
United Way of Western Connecticut is thrilled to announce that two members of our team, Ashley Gaudiano and Elizabeth Quiñonez, have been selected as…
United Way Incentive Challenge Terms and Conditions
Monday, May 9, 2022
  Terms and Conditions This giveaway is hosted by United Way of Western Connecticut (UWWC). By entering the giveaway, you agree to be bound by…
Stamford High School Students Receive Scholarships for Outstanding Volunteerism
Wednesday, May 4, 2022
United Way of Western Connecticut has announced the names of two Stamford High School Students as the recipients of the Roberta K. Eichler Heart of…
Celebrate the small businesses in Western CT that give back to our community
Monday, May 2, 2022
It’s National Small Business Week and we are fortunate to have hundreds of small businesses right here in Western Connecticut. They are the backbone…
Empowering Parents To Address An Important Need
Tuesday, April 12, 2022
  “Word of Mouth”—that’s the way many parents learn what’s going on in their neighborhood, their community, and their child’s school. When parents…
Don’t miss the just released ALICE in Focus: Children Report
Monday, April 4, 2022
No child should grow up without access to the resources and opportunity to meet their potential.  New ALICE in Focus: Children research launched…