2019 Horne Scholarship

The Horne Scholarship was designated for a non-traditional student from Greater Fall River.  These students didn’t take the traditional path from high school to college.  They’ve overcome obstacles like incarceration, homelessness, gang violence and more and have...
2019-2020 Community Impact Grants Awarded

2019-2020 Community Impact Grants Awarded

The 2019-2020 Community Impact Grants, totaling $150,000, are awarded through United Way of Greater Fall River’s Endowment and the continued generosity of The Charlton Charitable Trusts & The Thomas A. Rodgers Jr. Family Foundation, The Honorable Beatrice H. &...
Eat. Play. Read.

Eat. Play. Read.

Join our Eat. Play. Read. program this summer and help support our efforts to teach Greater Fall River Youth social-emotional skills and support their reading skills.We need volunteers for one hour each week to play pre-designed games and read to children during Lunch...

2019 Annual Awards Dinner and Retirement Party

WESTPORT- On Thursday, May 9, 2019, United Way of Greater Fall River celebrated another year of giving, advocacy, and volunteering at the Annual Awards Dinner at White’s of Westport.  This year, the program also highlighted the career of Robert L. Horne who...
STAMP OUT HUNGER 2019

STAMP OUT HUNGER 2019

Saturday, May 11th marks the 27th anniversary of one of America’s great days of giving — the National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger Food drive.  Letter carriers walk through the community every day, often coming face to face with a sad reality for...