Lives Improved by UWEM
Through our work to improve all of the lives in our region and make an impact on our community, United Way of Eastern Maine has touched the lives of over 109,000 people this year!
Number of Hours Volunteered
The United Way of Eastern Maine Volunteer Center is a one-stop resource for all things volunteer. Through our online database we match volunteers to meaningful opportunities every day. We encourage adults to serve, youth to build character, families to bond, young professionals to excel as leaders, mature adults to stay engaged, and businesses to address community needs.
Calls to 2-1-1
2-1-1 Maine is a free contact center providing an easy, confidential way to link to information about thousands of health and human services around Maine.
Return on Investment
For every $1.00 donated United Way of Eastern Maine is able to get an ROI of $4.50 for our community!
We are able to this through,
- Volunteer hours
- Pounds of food raised
- Grants leveraged
- and so much more!
More than 20% of Maine households do not have reliable and consistent access to food. United Way is committed to helping end hunger in Eastern Maine!
Tax Dollars Returned
Through the Eastern Maine CA$H Coalition, we have been able to help more nearly 5,000 people prepare their tax returns!