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Community-Wide Fundraising Campaign Surpasses $1.63 Million Goal

BANGOR, ME—United Way of Eastern Maine (UWEM) is pleased to announce the success of the region’s 2021-2022 fundraising campaign, surpassing the $1.63 million goal by 19%. The announcement was shared with donors as part of the Campaign Celebration in May.    Shirar Patterson, President & CEO of the organization, says “The outpouring of community support […]

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Campaign Celebration

Join us for our Campaign Celebration on May 12 from 4-6 at the Orono Brewing Company at 61 Margin Street, in Orono. We want to thank you for supporting the campaign! Come and enjoy free appetizers and beverages, as well as some music and fun. Space is limited, as the event will take place on […]

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Redington-Fairview General Hospital United Way Campaign

Thank you so much for your interest in the Redington-Fairview General Hospital United Way Campaign. Together, we can impact the lives of 1 in 4 people in Somerset County. Please pledge today! Print a paper pledge form That you can return to your payroll department allowing a payroll deduction gift Make a payroll pledge online […]

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United Way of Eastern Maine Announces Geographic Expansion

For Immediate Release: January 18, 2022  Media Contact: Joe Roberts Chief Development Officer joer@unitedwayem.org (207)262-6946  United Way of Eastern Maine Announces Geographic Expansion  Bangor, ME – Strengthening communities has never been more important, making this the optimal time for United Way of Eastern Maine and United Way of Mid Maine to officially align service areas; with […]

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Strategic Investment Grants – Eligibility Criteria

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA The following eligibility criteria will continue to be required to receive UWEM funding: Not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, educational institution, or municipality conducting a health and human service program in Hancock, Penobscot, Piscataquis, Somerset, Waldo, or Washington counties. Active board of directors that meets with a quorum at least quarterly Stated mission and bylaws. Files […]

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Strategic Investment Grants – Info Sessions | Trainings | Q&A

Info Sessions provide an overview of United Way of Eastern Maine, Opportunity 2028 Bold Goals, and the Strategic Investment Grants. These sessions include a summary of grant eligibility, requirements, timeline, and important application info.  Watch the recording below. Training Sessions focus on the grant application software. These sessions will provide an overview, how-to, important reminders, […]

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