550 Forest Avenue, Suite 100, Portland, ME 04101 info@uwsme.org 207-874-1000

Archives: Events

Book It for Brick & Beam

When: November 7, 2021 @ 8:30 am – November 21, 2021 @ 5:00 pm

On your mark, get set, let’s #bookitforbrickandbeam, Brick & Beam Society’s first virtual 5K run. Over two weeks, from November 7 to November 21, run 5k to raise funds and awareness for local programs bringing STEAM and literacy… Read More

Fall Hopeful Gathering

When: November 4, 2021 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Brick South Beer Garden, 15 Resurgam Place, Portland

A  fall celebration of the progress of our first United Way of Southern Maine campaign, connection, and opportunity to meet the artist behind hopeful. Please note this event is invite only. 

Mental Health First Aid Training

When: November 9, 2021 @ 8:30 am – 2:30 pm
Where: Virtual Training

United Way of Southern Maine is seeking volunteers to participate in two free virtual Mental Health First Aid trainings on November 9th  from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm. Part of a menu of signature engagement opportunities related to… Read More

October Partner Meeting

When: October 22, 2021 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
Where: Zoom

Join our funded partner meeting to hear more about other programs and learn from one another. Each of your programs does crucial work in our community, but may not always have the shared space to exchange resources and… Read More

Diaper Drive

When: November 21, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Where: Jewish Community Alliance, 1342 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102

Help alleviate diaper need in our community.  Join United Way of Southern Maine (UWSM) for Family Day of Action, Sunday, November 21, for a drive-thru diaper drive benefitting the Michael Klahr Jewish Family Services Diaper Bank. Diaper need… Read More

Campaign Kickoff Premiere With Melissa Smith

When: September 13, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 10:05 am

Monday, September 13 at 10 a.m. tune in for the premiere of our 2021 United Way of Southern Maine Campaign Kickoff with Melissa Smith, President and CEO, WEX, Inc, and 2021 United Way of Southern Maine Campaign Chair. 

Brick & Beam Community Night

When: October 28, 2021 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Bunker Brewing Co., 17 Westfield Street, Portland, ME, 04102

Join Brick & Beam Society for an evening of connection and community October 28 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. for the 6th Annual Community Night at Bunker Brewing Co in Portland. Program highlights include intimate deep dives… Read More

Week of Action: The Art of Visual Storytelling in the Age of COVID-19

When: June 25, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

10AM to 11:30 AM United Way Workshop: The Art of Visual Storytelling in the Age of COVID-19 – brought to you by United Ways of Maine Are you a United Way team member with an interest in telling stories through… Read More

Week of Action: Books & Baseball – Children’s Book Drive

When: June 24, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Hadlock Field, 271 Park Ave, Portland, ME 04102

12 Noon to 6:30PM Books & Baseball –  Children’s Book Drive-  Hadlock Field with Portland Sea Dogs On Thursday, June 24 hit a home run for neighbors in need! The nine United Ways in Maine will host food, book, diaper,… Read More

Week of Action: Red Cross Blood Drive, Blood Donors and Volunteers Needed 

When: June 23, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Where: Elks Lodge, 1945 Congress St, Portland, ME 04102

Red Cross Blood Drive – Elks Lodge – Blood Donors and Volunteers Needed  On Wednesday, June 23, Red Cross is hosting a blood drive at the Portland Jetport from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. FMI and to schedule a time… Read More