SHREWSBURY, Massachusetts – As the holidays approach and we reflect on the blessings we have received during the last year, our minds and hearts turn to those most in need in our community. As has been the tradition for many years, the Community Services Program at United Way of Central Massachusetts is proud to bring you our 2013 Holiday Wish List as a way for you to help people in need, right here in central Massachusetts. The Holiday Wish List offers a wide range of opportunities for businesses and individuals to support non-profit organizations that help local children and families. Find ways to help through donating gifts, volunteering at a holiday party, or creating food baskets for families.
The 2013 Holiday Wish List can be viewed on our website: www.unitedwaycm.org.
The Community Services Program of United Way of Central Massachusetts coordinates many volunteer opportunities throughout the year for you to be involved with your community. United Way of Central Massachusetts is poised to help you, your family, co-workers, and friends find volunteer opportunities to match your time, interest, and ability – all of which will make central Massachusetts a better place to live!
About United Way of Central Massachusetts: Focused on connecting people and resources to improve the community, United Way ensures that the most vulnerable among us have a safety net for stabilization today, while working to break the cycle of poverty for the next generation by focusing on the building blocks for a good life: Education, Family Stability, and Health.
United Way will invest $5.4 million in programs and initiatives serving people in 30 cities and towns in Central Massachusetts (including Auburn, Barre, Boylston, Brookfield, Douglas, East Brookfield, East Douglas, Grafton, Holden, Hubbardston, Leicester, Millbury, New Braintree, Northbridge, North Brookfield, Northborough, Oakham, Oxford, Paxton, Princeton, Rutland, Shrewsbury, Spencer, Sterling, Sutton, Upton, Uxbridge, West Boylston, West Brookfield and Worcester.) For more information about United Way of Central Massachusetts, go to www.unitedwaycm.org.