12th Annual Community Partners Classic Golf Tournament

June 11, 2018 by: admin Categories: Blog News & Events Feed

A "hole in one" for our community! Details: June 15, 7 am - 5:30 p.m. Champlain County Club, Swanton, VT Registration: About the Communi…

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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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Feeding the Good Wolf

November 28, 2014 by: becca Categories: Blog

Yesterday I talked with a colleague about how as the needs of the community grow, many are feeling fearful, angry and hopeless. It was then that my eyes fell upon a little card beside her des…

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We Have a Lot to Learn About Our Community

September 12, 2014 by: admin Categories: Blog

There is a national effort taking place across the country to house people who are chronically homeless called “The 100,000 Homes Campaign.” It has been proven to be successful in…

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Big Changes Start Small

August 7, 2014 by: becca Categories: Blog

We had a terrific Chittenden County community meeting on Opiate Addiction on Tuesday, August 5, 2014. Over 100 people from all walks of life attended. When this many people from such diverse…

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A Busy Summer Season

February 19, 2014 by: becca Categories: Blog

Summer in Vermont is always a terrific reminder of why I live in this beautiful place. Much as I’d like to be out enjoying it more, summer is among the busiest seasons at United Way of C…

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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.”