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Wednesday, September 22, 2021
Springfield, MA (9/20/2021) – United Way of Pioneer Valley is holding volunteer sign-ups for Day of Caring 2021, which takes place on Friday, September 24. Day of Caring 2021 logo.   Volunteers may sign up at:uwpv.org/DoC21-events “There is a…Read More
Tuesday, August 10, 2021
  United Way of Pioneer Valley Launches Digital Inclusion Initiative, Seeks Donated Laptops   Springfield, MA (8/9/2021)—As part of our new Digital Inclusion program, United Way of Pioneer Valley (UWPV) seeks gently-used laptops from 2015 or newer…Read More
Wednesday, June 2, 2021
United Way Chicopee Cupboard Expands Hours Springfield, MA (6/2/2021)—United Way of Pioneer Valley (UWPV) is excited to announce that after a very successful month and thousands of pounds of food distributed, the Chicopee Cupboard is now adding…Read More
Monday, February 8, 2021
Contact: Paul Mina President & CEO, United Way of Pioneer Valley Executive Director, Mass2-1-1 pmina@uwpv.org | 413.693.0222 United Ways across Massachusetts celebrate Mass2-1-1 Day virtually and mark grand opening of second Call2Talk mental…Read More
Monday, January 11, 2021
Springfield, MA (1/11/2021)—United Way of Pioneer Valley (UWPV) is excited to announce that as of January 10, 2021, we will officially reach our 100th anniversary of improving lives in Western Massachusetts. In recognition of this important…Read More
Tuesday, January 5, 2021
Digital restoration of a drawing used in the Springfield Community Chest campaign, originally by Jessie Wilcox Smith, c. 1928. Springfield, MA (1/5/2021)—On January 10, United Way of Pioneer Valley reached its hundredth anniversary. Since the start…Read More
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
United Way, PeoplesBank, Belt Technologies Announce Matching Gift for GivingTuesday Donations Springfield, MA (11/25/2020)—United Way of Pioneer Valley (UWPV) is excited to announce that on this GivingTuesday, December 1, 2020, our gifts will be…Read More
Monday, November 23, 2020
Springfield, MA (11/17/2020)—United Way of Pioneer Valley (UWPV) is today announcing that over 44,000 residents of our 25-community service area, Hampden County, Granby, and South Hadley, have saved over $3,000,000 on their prescription medications…Read More
Monday, November 2, 2020
SPRINGFIELD — The United Way of Pioneer Valley, Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Colebrook Realty Services, Inc. sponsored a Boo Bash Drive-thru Halloween Trick-or-Treat on Saturday. The event took place ar the TD Bank parking lot in downtown Springfield…Read More
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Springfield, MA (10/13/2020)— In cooperation with the office of Springfield Mayor Domenic J. Sarno and Colebrook Realty Services, Inc., United Way of Pioneer Valley will be hosting Boo Bash: a drive-thru, socially distant trick or treating event on…Read More
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Springfield, MA (10/13/2020)—As part of our COVID-19 response efforts, United Way of Pioneer Valley (UWPV) has completed a round of grant funding to 21 recipients. Grant recipients are: Agawam Community Center Atwater Park Civic Association Catie…Read More
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Springfield, MA (10/6/20)— United Way of Pioneer Valley (UWPV) completed its last distribution of backpacks for Stuff the Bus, our annual program to bring school supplies to as many children who are homeless as possible. Stuff the Bus runs annually…Read More
Thursday, October 1, 2020
Springfield, MA (10/1/20)—As part of our COVID-19 response efforts, United Way of Pioneer Valley (UWPV) has completed a round of personal protective equipment and other COVID-19 related items distribution to multiple area nonprofits and…Read More
Friday, April 10, 2020
SPRINGFIELD — United Way of Pioneer Valley and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Springfield have introduced the Good Morning Heroes program, a joint effort to give back to the first responders working hard and risking their lives for our community.…Read More
Thursday, April 2, 2020
Mayor Domenic J. Sarno thanks and appreciates the efforts of Paul Mina, Executive Director United Way of Pioneer Valley and the UWPV team for stepping up as we come together as a community to face this pandemic. UWPV made a considerable food…Read More