June 19, 2017 – Pioneer Valley — United Way of Pioneer Valley recently received a financial gift in the amount of $72,000 from the Eversource Energy Foundation, Inc. Eversource’s mission to deliver reliable energy and superior customer service includes a commitment to the strength of the communities the company serves.
“On behalf of Eversource Energy, myself and Mike Vitavelli from the Community Relations team, we are so thrilled to sponsor the United Way and to be a continued sponsor of all the good work they do in the Pioneer Valley,” Haley Dunn of Eversource’s Community Relations said. “It’s our pleasure and we’re happy to be supportive of the organization now and in the future.”
The donation of $72,000 was presented to Jim Ayres, President & CEO of UWPV, Yvonne Williams UWPV Director of Resource Development and UWPV staff members on Wednesday, June 14.
“Thank you for your support year after year after year,” remarked Jim Ayres. “It’s really that long term relationship that makes such a difference. This will impact the lives of so many people in our community.”
The donation will help the United Way continue to fight for the health, education and financial stability of families and individuals across the Pioneer Valley as well as fund UW programs including grants to local nonprofits.
About the United Way of Pioneer Valley
United Way of Pioneer Valley fights for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in every community by finding new solutions to old problems, mobilizing the best resources and inspiring individuals to join the fight against their community’s most daunting social crises.