Volunteer Stories

4 Pillars of Strength

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No matter what happens in the race for Mayor, the Greater Nashua region needs a strategic view to meet the challenges ahead. Recently those of us over here at your local United Way have been doing a l...Read More

Day of Caring Isn’t Just About Nashua, it’s About Nashua’s Children.

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According to the National Center for Children in Poverty from 2013, there are 155,735 families with 271,289 children in New Hampshire. 29,528 of New Hampshire children live in poverty. Without a safet...Read More

Perseverance Pays Off for Cecilia Ulibarri

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What does it take to succeed? For Cecilia Ulibarri, determination, focus, and perseverance have helped her overcome many challenges. Achieving her goals was never a matter of if, but when. Born in El ...Read More

6 Fun Facts About Our Summer Intern Katie

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Hello! My name is Katie Schmelzer, and I am the summer 2015 social media and marketing intern for United Way of Greater Nashua. I am studying Communication and Public Relations at Southern New Hampshi...Read More

Campaign Volunteer: ‘Feeling Proud and Honored’

Michele Canto

Since working at St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua, I have always contributed to the annual United Way fundraising Campaign without realizing exactly what United Way does in our community. By accepting th...Read More

Sweet on Each Other and on Service

Ruth and Ken Grabeau

Note: This article is one in a series of occasional features about loyal contributors to United Way of Greater Nashua. This Valentine’s Day, we salute Leadership Givers Ken and Ruth Grabeau of N...Read More

Free Tax Help Available at 5 Sites in Greater Nashua

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Greater Nashua taxpayers with a household income of $53,000 or less can have their 2014 federal income tax returns prepared for free at one of five area locations beginning Monday, February 2. Free ta...Read More

Chase Your Passion and the Love Will Follow

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How often can you say that you get to make a difference in someone’s life while also doing what you love? As a volunteer with United Way of Greater Nashua, I am lucky to enjoy both! I utilize my ski...Read More

Milford High School Gets Into the Holiday Spirit

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The Executive Student Council of Milford High School & Applied Technology Center sponsors many community outreach fundraisers. We host an annual “No Shave November” event where partici...Read More

Beyond Books: Nashua Public Library Director Plays Important Volunteer Role

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If you frequent the Nashua Public Library, Jennifer Hinderer may be a familiar face. She has worked there since January of 2010 and now serves as its director. Did you know that Jennifer plays another...Read More