Notice of United Way Funding Opportunity

July 24, 2017 by: admin Categories: News & Events Feed

United Way of Northwest Vermont Notice of Funding Opportunity &
Call for Organization Qualifications & Program Letters of Interest
released July 2017

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UNITED WAY CELEBRATES CAMPAIGN SUCCESS, Announces Campaign Awards; Honors Martha Maksym with Impact Award; Introduces new CEO Jesse Bridges

May 23, 2017 by: admin Categories: News & Events Feed

View a pdf version of the press release and list of 2016 Campaign Award Winners. May 24, 2017 (South Burlington, VT): A crowd of over 300 gathered at Dion Family Student Center at St. Michael&…

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United Way of Northwest Vermont Announces Jesse Bridges as CEO

April 19, 2017 by: admin Categories: News & Events Feed

New Leadership Brings New Expertise Questions? Contact: Molly Lambert, Interim Executive Director at or 802-881-4579 Wednesday, April 19, 2017 (South Burlington, VT):…

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Over 150 Gather at Women United Event to Discuss Women's Leadership in Public Office

April 10, 2017 by: Categories: News & Events Feed

April 10, 2017 (SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT): on Wednesday, April 5, Women United, an affinity group of the United Way of Northwest Vermont welcomed more than 150 community members to Main Street La…

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Women United Provides "Giving from the Heart" Baskets filled with donated goods

February 8, 2017 by: admin Categories: News & Events Feed

February 8, 2017: More than 30 senior women clients of Age Well from Chittenden, Franklin and Grand Isle Counties who live alone on fixed incomes will receive a special treat for Valentine&rsq…

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United Way Announces 50K Gift from Burlington Town Center Developer Don Sinex for Childhood Education & Development

January 31, 2017 by: admin Categories: News & Events Feed

BURLINGTON, VERMONT: The United Way of Northwest Vermont today announced a $50,000 donation from Don Sinex, developer and owner of the Burlington Town Center project, to support the United Way…

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Executive Director Martha Maksym's Farewell

January 11, 2017 by: admin Categories: News & Events Feed

Dear Friends, Supporters, Partners and Colleagues, The transition into 2017 is profound both for me, and for United Way of Northwest Vermont. On January 5th, I was sworn in as the Deputy Secre…

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United Way Sponsors MLK Remembrance

January 10, 2017 by: admin Categories: Blog News & Events Feed

United Way of Northwest Vermont is proud to sponsor the annual Burlington Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Remembrance, presented by The Greater Burlington Multicultural Resource Center. Sunday, Ja…

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Over 200 Statewide Community Leaders To Attend Vermont Collective Impact Conference

November 3, 2016 by: admin Categories: News & Events Feed

October 27, 2016 (SOUTH BURLINGTON, VT): On November 2-3, 2016, more than 200 diverse community leaders from around the state attended the sold out 2016 Vermont Collective Impact Conference at…

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UNITED WAY OF NORTHWEST VERMONT Honors Legacy of Former Franklin-Grand Isle United Way

June 9, 2016 by: admin Categories: News & Events Feed

On June 8, 2016 in Saint Albans, VT, a crowd of over 100 gathered to honor the legacy of the former Franklin-Grand Isle United Way and celebrate the success of the 2015 Community Campaign that…

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A Message From


Martha Maksym

Executive Director

"To truly make a change, we MUST work together. Now is the time to raise the bar and expect a better quality of life for our neighbors who struggle. If we all give the best way we can, we can make our community the best it can be. There’s a place for everyone at our table – join us and get involved in a way that’s meaningful for you.”