UWGAT is holding a Wellness Drive in conjunction with United Way’s Day of Action on June 21st -- a day-long event where people throughout the area complete dozens of community service projects and activities at various locations. This drive is to collect essential toiletries and other small items to help individuals in our area.
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.
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 2015 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 embodies the intent of the membership requirements.
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Do you believe in our mission "to advance the common good?" Do you donate to United Way? Do you advocate on behalf of an important cause or issue? Do you volunteer your time?
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Wednesday, June 22 is Pint Night. Apna Punjab in Rehoboth will play host to Pint Night. From 5pm-8pm 20% of all sales will come right back to UWGAT’s Community Impact Fund. What better excuse to enjoy good food, good drinks, and good conversation!
Thursday, June 23 is Thank You Thursday. Nominate someone who helps to advance the common good through giving, advocating, and volunteering. Nominees will be showcased on our social media. Click here for the nomination form.
Friday, June 24 is UWGAT White & Black T-Shirt Day. Buy your LIVE UNITED T-shirt today and show your Live United pride by posting photos on social media #UWGATLivesUnited
GOLF 2016 REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
Don't miss out on early bird specials now through July 15th! Click on the picture above to register to learn more.
United Way of Greater Attleboro/Taunton, Inc. (UWGAT) on behalf of the South Coast Regional Network to End Homelessness (SoCo) is pleased to announce that it is the recipient of $50,000 in the Massachusetts State budget to facilitate the coordination and implementation of support programs protecting families and individuals experiencing homelessness. SoCo continues to be UWGAT’s highly successful income and financial stability initiative, partnering with many Bristol County stakeholders committed to identifying and implementing creative strategies to ending homelessness. This funding is critical for SoCo to continue its unique role, and to provide a template for multi-faceted and coordinated strategies to prevent and end homelessness in and beyond Bristol County.
SoCo continues to provide and promote collaborative leadership at all levels of government and across all sectors to inspire and energize us all to commit to preventing and ending homelessness. Additionally, SoCo hopes by increasing knowledge regarding collaboration and successful interventions, these efforts will in turn strengthen the capacity of public and private organizations which will further foster independence and economic self-sufficiency.
United Way of Greater Attleboro/Taunton and the South Coast Regional Network to End Homelessness greatly appreciates Senator Michael Rodrigues’ (Co-chair of SoCo’s Leadership Council) work on adding the funding to the state budget and to all Bristol County legislators for endorsing and supporting this critical funding. Thank you for your vote of confidence.