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Please help bring holiday cheer to families in Mercer County through the Holiday Drive! United Way of Greater Mercer County’s Holiday Drive will help brighten the season for struggling families, for whom providing gifts and necessities to their…
United Way of Greater Mercer County is offering a virtual panel conversation, At the Axis of Access: Responding to COVID, about the intersection of health, financial, and education insecurities particularly in the context of racial inequity and…
Amidst the pandemic, part of the United Way of Greater Mercer County’s (UWGMC) COVID-19 Relief and Recovery Efforts have focused on keeping our community safe. UWGMC partnered with Olight and Firmenich to provide personal protective equipment (PPE)…
When the public health crisis disrupted the country, it left many underserved communities even more vulnerable. Many Mercer County families had to figure out how they were going to put food on the table, pay rent and utilities, and how to be…
In support of our region’s frontline workers who are still experiencing shortages of critical equipment, community partner Olight has donated more than 170,000 surgical masks. Through a partnership with the United Way of Greater Mercer County,…
United Way of Greater Mercer County is seeking help from companies and individuals for its Virtual School Supply Drive, which provides students with the essential tools needed to succeed in any classroom — either in school or virtually from home…
    United Way of Greater Mercer County collected nearly 5,000 pounds of food, the equivalent of 4,025 meals, for their 6th annual Strike Out Hunger event. The food collected benefitted Mercer Street Friends Food Bank's network of over 40 food…
United Way of Greater Mercer County (UWGMC) announces the appointment of Erin Klebaur, President at Imbue Creative, to its Board of Directors, and the full slate of board members for 2020-2021 fiscal year.    Klebaur has 15 years of experience with…
During times of uncertainty and crisis, people come together to support one another. We’re partnering to make sure students have access to computers for remote school work.   For more than a year, TDI Connect (TDI), United Way of Greater Mercer…
2-1-1 is a multilingual, and confidential community helpline available 24-hours and 7 days a week.   Individuals and families continue to experience both the health and economic effects of COVID-19. Calls to NJ 2-1-1 continue to come in for housing…