Monthly Archives: June 2013

Learn about what’s going on in the Mid-South this summer with the CIM calendar!

CIM (Community Issues Management) is a great web resource for getting and providing information about our community. One component of CIM is particularly helpful in learning what’s going on across the Mid-South from month-to-month, the CIM calendar. Utilize CIM to … Continue reading

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United Way and Memphis AFL-CIO Labor Council honor local labor unions for work to improve the Mid-South

Last week, United Way and the Memphis AFL-CIO Labor Council honored unions from across the region at the Union Hall, 1870 Madison in Memphis. Unions were presented awards of appreciation for their part in giving to and spreading awareness of … Continue reading

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MLGW schedules third annual “Walk United” event for United Way

MLGW employees and United Way of the Mid-South staff  will “Walk United” during a trek across downtown Memphis later this month. “Walk United” is held at the Mud Island River Park, which co-sponsors the event with the Memphis Riverfront Development … Continue reading

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Play golf and help our community at the United Way Golf Scramble August 26

United Way of the Mid-South’s 4-person Golf Scramble will take place on Monday, August 26th at The Links at Cottonwoods Golf Course at Harrah’s, Tunica Mississippi. The event’s primary sponsors are Harrah’s and Roadshow BMW/MINI, with special thanks to our … Continue reading

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Our gratitude to Organized Labor at the Campaign Awards Dinner, Wednesday June 12

United Way of the Mid-South and the Memphis AFL-CIO Labor Council will recognize unions from across the region for their work to support education, financial stability and health last year at the Campaign Awards Dinner this Wednesday evening. The event … Continue reading

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Take a quick survey and help United Way build a healthier community!

United Way and Shelby County Government are asking local citizens to help build a healthier community by completing a quick 10-15 minute anonymous survey online this summer. As part of United Way’s Strategic Plan work we are continuing to gather information … Continue reading

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Serving as a Loaned Executive and Sponsored Representative makes an impact on your community – and yourself.

Later this summer when General Campaign Chairman Bruce Hopkins kicks off the United Way campaign, a key team of community volunteers will be on the front lines of sharing our message and reaching people across the Mid-South. The United Way … Continue reading

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