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Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Ellen Mendelson, MUW’s Community Impact Ambassador, visited several of our partner agencies to wish them all a happy holiday and to thank them for everything they do for our communities, every day. Ellen deeply believes in MUW’s work in the three focus areas of children, education, financial stability and basic needs. She was able to tour many of...
Thursday, December 5, 2019
Monadnock United Way was honored to be a part of the 2019 High Impact Volunteer Engagement (HIVE) Initiative. Run in partnership by the NH Center for Nonprofits, Volunteer NH, and VQ Strategies, HIVE is an intensive one-year cohort-based program that offers staff and volunteer leaders the opportunity to explore the latest trends and best practices...
Wednesday, December 4, 2019
MUW is in urgent need of your support in order to raise our annual goal of $1.937 million I am honored to volunteer as this year's Community Impact Ambassador for the Monadnock United Way’s (MUW) annual campaign. I believe deeply in MUW’s work in the three focus areas of children, education, financial stability and basic needs. You may wonder how...
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Nothing is more important that supporting the growth and development of children and families.  Being a parent is hard and I truly believe it takes a village to make it work!  I give back, because giving helps families that I don’t work with or may ever even meet.  The more we invest in early childhood, the more our community gets back – in so...
Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Chelsea Plummer’s #GivingStory begins simply, she is inspired by knowing that she might be making someone’s life a little easier and little happier.  Chelsea tells of the moment when her understanding of generosity changed forever. A close friend of had passed away unexpectedly in a car accident. He had struggled with diabetes from a young age...
Friday, November 22, 2019
Monadnock Developmental Services played a big role in my life as I grew up. When I was four, my brother was born with serious mental and physical developmental issues. My parents had to have skilled, 24/7 at home nursing come into our home so that my dad could continue to work while my mom quit her job to stay at home and work with the nursing...
Monday, November 18, 2019
The River Center Programs The River Center has several programs underway this season from weekly Moms & More to drop-in times for money coaching to parenting support programs, and more! On the 2nd Thursday of each month from 4:30-6 pm, we have a fun new small-group art club for grades K-4. RSVP required. Drop-off and pick-up. $3/child/session...
Thursday, October 24, 2019
  October 24 is Lights On Afterschool, a nationwide celebration that raises awareness about the importance of afterschool programs in our communities.   In the Monadnock region, a newly formed coalition of afterschool program is doing exciting things this year, and we’re honored to offer our support.   The Monadnock Region Afterschool Collective...
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
September 25, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: Nour Habib, Marketing Specialist, nour@muw.org, 603.352.4209 x 30   MUW announces 2020 investments        Keene, NH – Monadnock United Way today announces a total investment in the community of $1.5 million in 2020. This announcement comes after the completion of a Request for Proposals process...
Thursday, September 19, 2019
River Center programs continue through the fall The River Center in Peterborough has several programs scheduled throughout the fall. Weekly group meetings include Families, Forests & Farms (Thursdays, 9:30-11:30 a.m.); Parenting Tweens & Teens (Tuesdays, noon-2 p.m.); and the new Parenting Your 4 to 9ers (Wednesdays, 9:30-11:30 a.m.,...