Support United Way's Back-To-School program and give students from New Milford a strong start to the school year

2021 marks the 30th year that the United Way of Western Connecticut will provide Back-to-School support for local children living in Southern Litchfield County [New Milford, Bridgewater, Roxbury, Sherman, Washington, and Warren] who are entering school in August.

We will supply each child with a gift card and a package of needed supplies, geared to their grade level, that will support their class work and projects.

We are collecting the following until July 23:

$50 Walmart, Aldi, Big Y or Stop & Shop Gift Cards

Ballpoint Pens

Colored Pencils

Composition Books

Folders, 2-Pocket

Glue Sticks

Hand Sanitizer (small bottle)


No. 2 Pencils

Spiral Notebooks

Small Scissors

To make a monetary donation, contact Katy Francis at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 860-354-8800. You can also donate online here.


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