Monthly Archives: December 2012

Emergency Food and Shelter awards in 2012

Here is a listing of distributions from the Emergency Food and Shelter Board in 2012: Alpha Omega Veterans Services $54,075 Catholic Charities of West Tennessee $80,055 Cocaine & Alcohol Awareness Program $16,878 Friends for Life $26,177 Memphis Family Shelter $20,528 … Continue reading

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Youth United Way and the Memphis Grizzlies team up for First Annual Memphis Grizzlies Dribble Parade on Sunday, Jan. 27

The Youth United Way Leadership Program wants you to celebrate NBA Fit Week in January with the Memphis Grizzlies fans by joining the First Annual Memphis Grizzlies Dribble Parade through downtown Memphis. An army of children and teens dribbling basketballs … Continue reading

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United Way support helps AFL-CIO Labor Council distribute 150 Christmas food boxes to families in need

Earlier today, the AFL-CIO Labor Council were able to assemble and distribute 150 Christmas food boxes to local families in need thanks in part to a special grant from United Way of the Mid-South. United Way Labor Participation Director Casel … Continue reading

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United Way grant helps establish latest Boys & Girls Club branch in Oakhaven neighborhood

The youth of the Oakhaven community have an extra reason to celebrate the holidays this month, as a special grant from United Way of the Mid-South helped open the doors of a Boys and Girls Clubs location in the neighborhood … Continue reading

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United Way distributes over $83,000 to network partners in Tunica County, MS

Health and human service nonprofits working to improve education, financial stability and health in Tunica County, MS will receive a total of more than $83,000 as a result of decisions from United Way of the Mid-South allocations committees. United Way … Continue reading

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Reminder: Everyone can use the familywize card to save on prescription medicines

While people’s thoughts are focused on the approaching holidays, a lot of people are struggling with colds, flu or other illnesses during these days of busyness and constantly changing temperatures. Purchasing medicines while simultaneously buying Christmas presents can pressure family … Continue reading

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Tate County network partners will receive $92,159 from United Way of the Mid-South

Several health and human service nonprofits working to improve education, financial stability and health in Tate County, TN will receive over $92,000 as a result of decisions from United Way of the Mid-South allocations committees. Contributions from organizations and citizens … Continue reading

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