Monthly Archives: February 2012

Tomorrow’s the day! United Way staff prepare for Annual Meeting and Campaign Celebration at The Peabody

United Way of the Mid-South’s Annual Meeting and Campaign Celebration luncheon is tomorrow – Thursday, March 1 at The Peabody in Memphis. United Way staff have been preparing for the event and roughly 750+  preregistered guests from organizations across the Mid-South. … Continue reading

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United Way provides information and discussions during Volunteer Expo event at Oak Court Mall

United Way staff distributed information about the Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance and Community Issues Management during the Volunteer Expo event at Oak Court Mall last week. Youth United Way Director Clint Anderson and Community Impact Specialist Tehrian Martin met … Continue reading

Posted in CIM, Education, EITCA, Events, Information Resources, Partner Agencies, Volunteers

HIV/AIDS seminar for faith-based community tomorrow at Benjamin Hooks Library; open spaces still available, RSVP now!

A Faith-Based Community HIV/AIDS Seminar will be held Saturday, February 25th at 9:00 a.m. at the Benjamin Hooks Library at 3030 Poplar Avenue. The seminar will include a continental breakfast and a presentation on the basics of HIV/AIDS in the … Continue reading

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Bicentennial of New Madrid earthquakes to be observed with a focus on history, preparedness, communications and safety

The 200th anniversary of the New Madrid Earthquakes of 1811-1812 will be observed on Friday, March 9th at the University of Memphis with a conference on history, preparedness and safety. The conference will begin at 8:00 a.m. and end at … Continue reading

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EITCA workshop helped organizations regain tax exempt status, positive feedback spurs talk of repeating event

United Way partners in the Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance (EITCA) recently presented a workshop at the Benjamin Hooks Library to help nonprofit organizations who have lost their tax-exempt status regain this important standard of operation. Leaders from many nonprofits … Continue reading

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SHRM Memphis helps United Way through a book drive collecting management and training materials

United Way of the Mid-South received management and training books from a book drive conducted by the Society for Human Resource Management, Memphis chapter (SHRM). The books were presented during a meeting at the Holiday Inn at the University of … Continue reading

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WPTY ABC 24 observance of Black History Month salutes United Way Sr. V.P. Regina Walker

WPTY ABC 24 and our friends at the Dial 2-1-1 network are saluting local leaders making a difference in our Mid-South community during Black History Month. The station is once again recognizing the work of Regina Walker, United Way’s Senior … Continue reading

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