Recovery After Sandy: United Ways Establish Regional Fund

Thu, 2012-11-01 14:14 -- jsprague

With leadership from United Way of New York City, United Ways along the Eastern Seaboard have established the United Way Hurricane Sandy Recovery Fund to address near-term and long-term recovery needs of communities most affected by the hurricane.

Contributions to the Fund will be used by United Ways in Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Virginia, Washington, DC and West Virginia to address recovery needs in communities that FEMA has declared disaster areas. We give our sincere thanks to United Way of New York City who will manage the regional fund.

Donations can be made online by visiting  A $10 donation can be made by texting the word RECOVERY to 52000. 

Our thoughts and prayers are with all of those affected by this tragedy, including our United Way colleagues.