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United Way Distributes Backpacks and School Supplies to 600 School Children

White Plains, NY (September 2019) – Approximately 600 students in Yonkers, Mount Vernon, Ossining, Elmsford, Peekskill, and Putnam County...

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United Way of Westchester and Putnam names Thomas Gabriel as president and CEO

After an extensive nationwide search, the United Way of Westchester and Putnam has named Thomas Gabriel as its incoming...

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United Way of Westchester and Putnam, FamilyWize and Walgreens Team Up to Provide Free Flu Vaccinations

White Plains, NY (September 2019) – The United Way of Westchester and Putnam (UWWP) is partnering with FamilyWize Community...

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United Way Accepting Nominations for Rock Star Awards

The Emerging Leaders Alliance of United Way of Westchester and Putnam is now accepting applications for its Rock Star...

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English Channel Swimmer tells what it takes to succeed

Sanford “Sandy” Wollman of Rye inspired members of the United Way’s Emerging Leaders Alliance when he discussed his 1995...

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United Way to Honor Hilary Tuohy at Day of Golf & Tennis on September 26

White Plains, N.Y, (June 2019) – Hilary Tuohy, Past President of the National Board of the Executive Women’s Golf...

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Westchester Nonprofits can Apply for Emergency Food and Shelter Funds

The United Way of Westchester and Putnam is accepting applications for the Phase 36 (2019-2020) Emergency Food and Shelter...

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Individualized Education Helps Kids Succeed

John and Sophia started kindergarten this year at Carl L. Dixon Primary School in Elmsford. John has a difficult...

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New Text Messaging Feature Added to 2-1-1 Helpline

Times are changing, and 2-1-1 is evolving with them. In February, United Way of Westchester and Putnam announced that...

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Inspiring Elmsford’s Female Students

When Dr. Andrea Hamilton, assistant principal at Elmford’s Alexander Hamilton High School, spoke to the staff at United Way...

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