News and Events
March 16, 2023
Join the United Way of Gloucester County for a Dine & Donate event at Landmark Americana in Glassboro starting Sunday, 4/16 through Thursday, 4/20! Dine-in or carry out, valid ALL day, from open to close. All menu items and beverages will be included. Dates: Sunday, 4/16 - Thursday, 4/20 Times: All day, open to close! Address: Landmark Americana Glassboro, 1 Mullica Hill Rd, Glassboro, NJ 08028 Invite a friend on Facebook! About the Program: Present the event flyer* to your server or bartender and 15% of your total guest check (not including Tax & Tip) will be donated to the...Read More
March 15, 2023
United Way of Gloucester County is accepting resumes for the position of Director of Community Engagement. If interested in joining our team please send a current resume, cover letter and professional references to: Michael Gower, Executive Director at 454 Crown Point Road, Thorofare, New Jersey 08086 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. A copy of the job description can be downloaded here. Position: Director of Community Engagement Job Description Reports to: Executive Director Supervises: Various Volunteer Committees & Unpaid Interns Position Classification: FT, salaried, exempt Hours: Monday – Friday with occasional evenings and weekends Anticipated Salary Range: $35,000 - $45,000 (based...Read More
It’s Back After 3 Long Years!
March 15, 2023
Please make plans to attend our Volunteer Leadership Event on Tuesday, May 2nd, 2023...the first time this event will be held since 2019! We will reflect on our 65 years of service in Gloucester County, and celebrate our dedicated volunteers, donors and supporters who make our community a better place. The recipients of the Volunteer Leadership Award and the Spirit of United Way awards will be honored. The cost will be $35.00 per person, and the event will feature a Wine & Spirits Pull ($20 per pull with prizes valued up to $700!), dinner, dessert and cash bar. Dinner will...Read More
Come to Our 365 Small Business Circle Networking Event!
March 15, 2023
The United Way of Gloucester County and New Moon Hot Yoga are hosting a free networking event! We hope you can join us for networking, light refreshments, and to learn about the positive impact being made by members of the Live United 365 Small Business Circle. When: Wednesday, April 5th, 8am - 9:45am Where: United Way of Gloucester County office, 454 Crown Point Road, Thorofare, NJ 08086 Please feel free to invite a friend or professional contact who may be interested in this event! Share the event on Facebook! RSVP by March 31st to Donna Murphy, Campaign Director, email@example.com or...Read More
Tax Time is Here!!!
January 13, 2023
We're happy to announce that the link for the online form which you will fill out in order to make your appointment to have your taxes done by the AARP...is now LIVE! Please click HERE to access the form, fill it out completely, submit it, and an AARP tax preparer will call you back to make your appointment. Note: NO PHONE CALLS OR WALK-INS FOR APPOINTMENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED AT THE UNITED WAY OFFICE. The following site locations will only use the online sign-up form to schedule appointments: United Way of Gloucester County, Thorofare, Tues. & Thur. (9:00 am –...Read More
Our New Campaign 2022 Video is Now Available!
October 14, 2022
Check out the official 2022 Campaign Video for the United Way of Gloucester County! Our organization has been serving Gloucester County residents since 1957. We're excited to celebrate our 65th year of building better lives and continuing our tradition of adapting and responding to the needs of the community. Thank you to our dedicated volunteers and generous donors for their continued support!Read More
October 12, 2022
We are pleased to announce the 17 recipients of the 2022 Live United Mini Grant! Thank you to our Live United 365 Small Business Circle Members for making this possible! Please visit this page of our website to learn who the winners are, and also more about how these local organizations are making a difference in Gloucester County.Read More
Learn more about the Born Learning Trails!
October 6, 2022
The Born Learning Trail is an interactive trail designed to boost school readiness in preschool children through a series of 10 engaging activities, resulting in increased language, reading and problem-solving skills. This initiative helps parents, caregivers, and communities create quality engagement opportunities when visiting local parks and playgrounds. A larger version of the Born Learning Trails flyer can be found here. Women United is looking to have a Born Learning Trail in every Gloucester County Township and City. Please email Michael Gower for more information on our Born Learning Trails or any other initiative being undertaken by Women United. In...Read More
September 21, 2022
We're happy to introduce our newest board members, Christine Brown and John Shindle, Esq.! Christine is the Financial Services Officer and Branch Manager for Columbia Bank in Sewell, NJ. John is an attorney with Ward, Shindle & Hall in West Deptford, NJ. Both Christine and John bring all of their talents to the table for United Way of Gloucester County and for all those we serve in our communities, and it is greatly appreciated. We couldn't do what we do without the support and dedication of our incredible Board Members! Welcome Christine and John!Read More
August 8, 2022
AMBER BURRUEZO RETURNING AS 2022 CAMPAIGN CHAIR FOR UNITED WAY OF GLOUCESTER COUNTY (more…)Read More
July 19, 2021
UWGC Social Justice & Racial Equity Grant Request for Letters of Interest & Information for Prospective Applicants (more…)Read More
June 14, 2021
Amazon Wishlists help our area non-profits get the tools and supplies they need and use on a daily basis. Our wish lists are a great way to help United Way of Gloucester County with specific items that we know our area non-profits need. One donation can help several different area non-profits because we can split up the purchases OR know who recently got a donation and make sure that it can be used right away. UWGCNJ Wish List Alternatively you can search for UWGC on Amazon. Simply visit the Amazon List or Registry search page, then use the drop down...Read More
Introducing Operation Read Along!
April 28, 2021
We would like to introduce you to Operation Read Along with United Way of Gloucester County. This video collection helps young readers have new and interesting people to read with from different backgrounds and walks of life. It also assures that they are safe whether in the classroom or at home. Promoting lifelong literacy is important to the United Way of Gloucester County and this is a really special way for us to reach families, after school programs, classrooms, and beyond. This project started as a distance volunteer program with the National Honor Society from Gloucester County Institute of Technology....Read More
March 16, 2021
Claire Riggs, co-owner of Riggs Creative Group LLC, is a long-time member of United Way of Gloucester County 365 Small Business Circle. Click here and scroll down to read why she chose to join with us for this important program!Read More
March 10, 2021
Did you know that you can give to United Way of Gloucester County just by shopping at your favorite local merchant? Download the Xspero app and 20% of your Xspero Digital Gift Cards will be donated to us if you select UWGCNJ as your preferred charity. To learn more about how it works or to download the app, visit their website!Read More