Calling All Youth Leaders!

YLpostcardDid you know Valley United Way’s Youth Leadership is turning 25?

In celebration of this milestone, we are creating an alumni network.

We want to know where you are and what you’re up to!

Click here to send us your information!

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47th Campaign Kickoff!

Help Us Celebrate Valley United Way’s 47th Campaign Kickoff and Youth Leadership’s 25th Birthday with a FREE Community Event!

kickoffinviteInvitations are on their way but you can register early here!

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Webster Bank Helps at the Homeless Shelter


Twenty-five Webster Bank employees descend on the Spooner House in Shelton to learn about the shelter and to spend time performing a variety of services for the shelter.  You can find more pictures on our Facebook site here.


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The CVC’s Back to School: Clothes for Kids Project Returns to Ansonia Schools

CVC shopping for 194 children – Delivery on August 21

Update – CVC members are currently very active in shopping for their children. There are 194 children who will be clothed this year. The kids will be receiving their clothes on August 21.

ansonia_b2sThe Corporate Volunteer Council (CVC) selected Ansonia Elementary schools, Mead and Prendergast, for their Back to School Clothes for Kids project.  A school is chosen based on the highest number of children receiving free or reduced hot lunch. Continue reading

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Financial Education Series Starts With College Planning and Retirement Planning

CollegePlanningWhen the new school year begins, Valley United Way’s Financial Education Series will also resume with a fitting topic for the beginning of a new school year – College Planning and follow it up with a retirement planning series in October.  Continue reading

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Beat the Heat with a Fro-Yo Treat!

Thank You to Peachwave of Shelton!

peachwaveA big thank you to Peachwave of Shelton and to all those who came out to support us at our frozen yogurt fundraiser!

Look for your picture in our event album below!

“>Event photos

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Graustein Memorial Fund Supports Early Childhood Efforts

Discovery-taglineSuccess in school nowadays is often dependent on getting a head start in life before formal schooling beings in kindergarten. Valley towns have been very active in promoting early childhood education efforts in recent years and the Early Childhood Task Force of the Valley Ccouncil for Health & Human Services has been a leader in working with all the towns in the Valley. Continue reading

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