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Greater Portland United Way sets goal of $8.2M

Greater Portland United Way sets goal of $8.2M

United Way of Greater Portland hopes to raise $8.2 million in its annual campaign, which began Friday, Sept. 14, in Monument Square with a canned-food sculpture contest.

Funds raised will support the United Way’s Thrive 2027 initiative, which has three goals: to improve early learning opportunities, provide financial stability for those most at risk, and reduce preventable premature death, with a focus on mental health, substance use disorder and suicide prevention.

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