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Funding Opportunity: Brick & Beam Society, FY22 Investments

Brick & Beam Society, a United Way of Southern Maine (UWSM) giving circle, is pleased to announce that it is now accepting funding applications for its FY23 Community Investments.   Brick & Beam Society takes a broad view of the community,… Read More


Two Outstanding Volunteers Recognized By United Way of Southern Maine – Todd Cesca and Bill Fletcher

United Way of Southern Maine presented community service awards to individuals for their exemplary volunteer service to the Southern Maine community at their recent Board meeting. Todd Cesca, Senior Financial Advisor at Charter Oak Capital Management was presented… Read More


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Our community took action this week, and it was FAN-tastic!

This week is Week of Action, one of the largest volunteer service events in the region. Thank you to the hundreds of volunteers for rolling up their sleeves and taking action! The collective impact of hundreds of employees… Read More


United Way of Southern Maine’s Brick & Beam announces Summer Program Investments benefiting BIPOC and Underserved Youth

United Way of Southern Maine’s (UWSM) Brick & Beam Society announced impact investments totaling $19,290 to support early childhood learning and or STEM/STEAM summer programs benefiting underserved populations from birth through grade 8 in Cumberland County. Programs were… Read More


UWSM Legislative Update, 5/2/2022

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE May 2, 2022 Greetings Community Advocates, THANK YOU! With your help, we achieved some major victories for our community during the Second Regular Session of the 130th Maine Legislature. Today, we are celebrating. We also want to… Read More