Upcoming Events

United Way of Greater Nashua 2019 Community Events

Food Packaging Event 3/28

Time: 2-6 PM

Place: Alvirne High School  – 200 Derry Street, Hudson, NH

Did you know in Greater Nashua, 30% more families live in poverty versus 10 years go? Help the United Way of Greater Nashua support these families who are often facing a lack of food security. We will be packaging 10,000 meals for food pantries of Greater Nashua.

This volunteer opportunity is family friendly and open to anyone who wants to participate in a hands-on, energy packed experience which directly fights hunger in our community. Volunteer registration:

Set-Up Crew

http://www.volunteergreaternashua.org/need/detail/?need_id=400071

Packaging Crew

http://www.volunteergreaternashua.org/need/detail/?need_id=400320

Can’t make it to the event, but want to support Food Security in our community? Donate here:

https://app.mobilecause.com/form/lYrhqg?vid=4pei

Join the conversation about this event on FaceBook at:

https://www.facebook.com/events/421438391935774/

Community Farming Day of Caring 4/25

Time: 9-2 PM

Place: Dr. Crisp Elementary School – 50 Arlington Street, Nashua, NH

Join us as we help build raised planter beds for a community, school garden. These gardens will help teach students and community members about sustainability, food systems, nutrition, cooking, and plant sciences. This project will work to combat food insecurity and foster healthy choices to help resolve macro health issues in our community.

Want to volunteer but have never gardened before? Not an issue, our partner, Grow Nashua, will be there to lead the way in this hands on, dig in the dirt, Day of Caring.

Volunteer registration:

http://www.volunteergreaternashua.org/need/detail/?need_id=401092

Can’t make it to the event, but want to support Food Security in our community? Donate here:

https://app.mobilecause.com/form/lYrhqg?vid=4pei

Join the conversation about this event on FaceBook at:

https://www.facebook.com/events/391456221426620/

Community Baby Shower Day of Caring 5/23

Time: 4-7 PM

Place: Nashua Community College – 505 Amherst Street, Nashua, NH

Join us for our 3rd Annual Community Baby Shower supporting young, low income families in the Greater Nashua area. We want to help these families start out on the right foot! The event will include information and resources for new moms and dads. We will also be hosting a Baby Boutique to help these new parents get some of the essential items they need to welcome their baby into the world.

If you would like to donate items to the Baby Boutique, stay tuned for our gift registry which you will be able to find here.

If you are interested in volunteering for the event, we will need people to help with setup the day before (5/22) as well as the day of the event (5/23).

Looking to collect items for donation? Download our Baby Shower Collection Flyer here:

2019_baby_shower_wishlist

Volunteer registration:

www.volunteergreaternashua.org/need/detail/?need_id=402400

Can’t make it to the event, but want to support Young Parents and Children in our community? Donate here:

https://app.mobilecause.com/form/lYrhqg?vid=4pei

Join the conversation about this event on FaceBook at:

https://www.facebook.com/events/2393164467639502/

Food Packaging Day of Caring 6/5

Time: 1-5 PM

Place: SHARE Outreach – 1 Columbus Ave, Milford, NH

Help us as we package 10,000 meals for the food pantries of Greater Nashua. Donations tend to decline following the holiday season and many families who rely on school lunch programs during the school year need to find alternatives come June, this event produces food for emergency reserves during the difficult summer months.

This volunteer opportunity is family friendly and open to anyone who wants to participate in a hands-on, energy packed experience which directly fights hunger in our community.

Sign up to volunteer here.

http://www.volunteergreaternashua.org/need/detail/?need_id=401109

Can’t make it to the event, but want to support Food Security in our community? Donate here:

https://app.mobilecause.com/form/lYrhqg?vid=4pei

Join the conversation about this event on FaceBook at:

https://www.facebook.com/events/385452815605288/

OVER THE EDGE 2019 6/27-28

Time: 9am 6/27 – 5pm 6/28

Place: Brady Sullivan Tower – 1000 Elm Street, Manchester, NH

Have you ever wanted to really go out on a limb to support your community? We are joining forces with 20 other non-profits to go OVER THE EDGE and rappel 300 feet from the top of the Brady Sullivan Tower all in support of the Greater Nashua community.

We are taking on this challenge because we believe in teamwork and what we can accomplish when we come together to advocate our community. Support our team that will be rappelling down 24 floors by donating here.

Download the 2019 OTE Event Packet HERE!

Download the 2019 Event Poster here:

OTE2019 Poster

Join the conversation about this event on FaceBook at:

https://www.facebook.com/events/362716277817516/

United Way Celebrates U 2019 7/11

Time: 5-9 PM

Place: Holman Stadium – 67 Amherst Street, Nashua, NH

Take me out to the ball game! Each year, we like to recognize all of the support from our donors and volunteers have given the United Way of Greater Nashua throughout the year. Join us for a fun evening at Holman Stadium home of the Nashua Silver Knights. We will enjoy an evening of camaraderie and fellowship alongside some hot dogs, soda, and baseball.

Check back soon for a link to sign up for the event.

UNITED WE SLEEP 2019 9/20-21

Time: 5 PM Friday to 9 AM Saturday

Place: Nashua Community College – 505 Amherst Street, Nashua, NH

For one night in September, join fellow community members in learning about the level of poverty that exists and exploring pathways to success in the greater Nashua community. You will learn from local experts as you participate in a unique, experience of a sleep out in a cardboard box at Nashua Communtiy College. You can make a difference preventing and eliminating homelessness in our community.

Check back soon for a link to sign up and learn more about the event.

Shoebox Project Day of Caring 12/2

Time: 9 AM- Noon

Place: Nashua Senior Center – 70 Temple Street, Nashua, NH

We prioritize keeping seniors in our community safe and smart – especially our homebound, low income seniors. This event is a great opportunity to help us make this happen.

Join us as we put together care packages for our local seniors. Each year we determine a theme for our care packages that truly aids a challenge our senior community faces, for example last year we created memory care kits.

If you are interested in donating items for our care packages, check back soon for our wish list.

If you are interested in volunteering for the event, check back soon for a link to sign up.

 

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