Boredom Busters

Boredom Busters With the governor of MA closing schools and many adults at home as well, keeping children busy and learning and not-bored will be a challenge in the upcoming weeks.  Keeping adults busy and not-bored will be a challenge too!  Here’s an updating...

Consider Quitting Smoking and Vaping

Now is an Important Time to Consider Quitting Smoking and Vaping We all know that smoking is harmful to one’s lungs. As our lives are disrupted by the coronavirus, this fact raises concerns about the damaging impact the coronavirus (COVID-19) may have on those who...

Games for Video Chats

Looking for some ways for children to have fun via video chat with their friends and relatives? Here are a few from our friends at Bay Coast Behavioral 1)     Truth or dare Cut the truth questions and dares into separate pieces and fold so that players cannot see what...

COVID-19 RESPONSE

COVID-19 RESPONSE United Way of Greater Fall River is monitoring the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic for the health and safety of our community.  With the guidance of the World Health Organization, theCenter of Disease Control, and United Way Worldwide, our office staff...

Impact Grant Process- Open!

Impact Grant Process- Open! New for the 2020-2021 fiscal year, United Way of Greater Fall River (UWGFR) will be requesting Letters of Interest for any 501(c)3 organization wishing to apply for Impact Grant funding. Impact Grants range from $1,000 to $10,000 with...

Tips for Tax Season

Tips for Tax Season With Tax Day around the corner, it’s a good time to highlight the costliest mistakes that tax experts say we make in filing our taxes.  Since 2009, H&R Block and United Way have helped some 1.2 million people nationwide save some $250 million...
Support the Restart Teen Closet

Support the Restart Teen Closet

Support the Restart Teen Closet Nearly 41,000 youth live unaccompanied in America each year. Wary of reporting themselves homeless, they spend extended periods of time with friends, family, or even their vehicles, technically homeless but uncounted and unsheltered.  ...