Monthly Archives: August 2011

TOMORROW – Don’t Delay! United Way Volunteer Appreciation Night with the Memphis Redbirds

United Way of the Mid-South is celebrating the work of our volunteers and nonprofit partners tomorrow, September 1, downtown at AutoZone Park with the Memphis Redbirds! Wear your “Live United” t-shirt and join us for a night of baseball as we … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Volunteers

Chosen agency for the 2011 G. Bradley Wanzer, Jr. Award For Excellence to be announced soon

The chosen agency for this year’s UNITED WAY G. BRADLEY WANZER, JR. AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE will be revealed during United Way Volunteer Salute Night on Thursday, September 1 at AutoZone Park and again at our Day of Caring kickoff rally on Friday, … Continue reading

Posted in Allocations, Events, Funding Decisions, Grants, News, Partner Agencies

Photo Gallery: United Way Golf Scramble (with new Shooting Clays activity)

Our United Way of the Mid-South Golf Scramble (with optional new shooting clays activity) was a great success today! The event took place at Cottonwoods course at Harrah’s in Tunica, MS and Willows Sporting Clays and Hunting Center, also at … Continue reading

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ORDER NOW! United Way Volunteer Appreciation Night, Thurs. Sept. 1st with the Memphis Redbirds!

United Way of the Mid-South is celebrating the work of our volunteers and nonprofit partners this Thursday, September 1, downtown at AutoZone Park with the Memphis Redbirds! Wear your “Live United” t-shirt and join us for a night of baseball as we … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Volunteers

Youth United Way kicks off service year with donation of over 400 boxes of macaroni and cheese

Youth United Way’s “Everybody, Let’s All Say Cheese” project to gather boxes of macaroni and cheese for Ronald McDonald House and local food pantries was a great success, as over 400 boxes were collected and assembled at the group’s Saturday … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Health, Helping children and youth succeed, News, Youth United Way

Reminder: UW events to remember in August and September

United Way is filled with activities over the next few weeks, and we want to be sure you’ve marked your calendar for these great upcoming August and September events! Our United Way Golf Scramble takes place on Monday, August 29. … Continue reading

Posted in Day of Caring, Events, Helping children and youth succeed, News

Employer Keyworker Training informs, energizes 650 volunteers for upcoming UW campaign

Approximately 650 volunteers from across the Mid-South assembled at The Peabody hotel in downtown Memphis for United Way Keyworker Training this morning. The session began with an opening assembly hosted by WMC TV Action News 5 meteorologist Ron Childers. The … Continue reading

Posted in Campaign Materials, Events, Fund Raising, Funding Decisions, Information Resources, Labor Participation, News, Partner Agencies, Volunteers