Hurricane Ida Relief Fund

United Way of Greater Fall River (UWGFR) has opened a Hurricane Ida Relief Fund.  We are taking steps to assist response and relief efforts for families affected by Hurricane Ida.  UWGFR has committed support from its Disaster Relief Fund in direct support of the...

United We Move 2021

United We Move 2021 United We Move is back for the second year, this time as a live and in-person trail festival in the Fall River Bioreserve!United We Move is the 2021 kickoff to United Way of Greater Fall River’s annual fundraising campaign.  All proceeds...

Impact Grants Announced

 Impact Grants AnnouncedUnited Way of Greater Fall River is pleased to announce the 2021-2022 Impact Grant recipients.  United Way provides Impact Grants to agency partners to support new and/or innovative programing that supports the health, education, financial...

8 Ways to Work for Equity on MLK Day

8 Ways to Work for Equity on MLK Day In his 1963 book “Strength to Love,” Martin Luther King Jr. wrote: “The ultimate measure of a man is … where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.”In the past 12 months as we witnessed more instances of ongoing police...
Day of Service 2021

Day of Service 2021

Day of Service 2021 United Way of Greater Fall River encourages everyone in the community to take Dr. Martin Luther King Day (1/18/2021) as a” day in, not off,” volunteering in the National Day of Service and giving back to the community. This year, President-elect...

COVID-19 Scams: How to Avoid Them

COVID-19 Scams: How to Avoid Them The COVID-19 pandemic continues to tear through Bristol County and so to do the scammers. The most frequent way a scammer might try to steal your identity or money is via a phone call or text.Some things to keep in mind:DO NOT share...