Category Archives: Loaned Executives

Volunteers: United Way Loaned Executives serve on the front lines of caring

Serving as a United Way Loaned Executive can be fun. But, it can also be challenging. Thankfully, year in and year out, United Way of the Mid-South receives some of Memphis’ top employees from companies around the city. These volunteer … Continue reading

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American Snuff Company, LLC joins United Way drive with check presentation

United Way of the Mid-South received a generous $7,500 check from American Snuff Company, LLC earlier this week to support our work to improve local education, financial stability and health. Gene Crain, Senior Director of Manufacturing and Clayton Griffin, Senior … Continue reading

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Unable to speak at age six with a cleft palate, United Way staff member Nakisha Coffey is now a voice for our common good

Nakisha Coffey shocked many of her coworkers at United Way of the Mid-South earlier this year when she shared that as a child, United Way had helped her in overcoming a cleft palate condition. Cleft palate is a condition that … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Helping children and youth succeed, LEAA - Loaned Executives Alumni Association, Loaned Executives, Partner Agencies, Personal Stories

First campaign countdown meeting shares insights about ongoing support drives as the fundraising season is underway

United Way recently held its first in-house campaign countdown meeting to review reports from the top 20 campaigns underway in the Mid-South. The top divisions for the week were the Retail and Commercial areas. Division leaders change rankings each meeting, … Continue reading

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Mayor Luttrell encourages support for United Way during Shelby County government employees campaign

An enthusiastic Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell spoke with Shelby County employees about the importance of supporting United Way at the county government employees’ fundraising kickoff event Friday. “We want to thank our volunteers who are taking on leadership roles … Continue reading

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Employee Campaign Leaders Training shares information about new directions, best practices

Last Thursday morning hundreds of Mid-Southerners helping lead the 2013-14 United Way fundraising drive met at The Peabody in Memphis, TN for an information and training session to support the work of raising resources to improve local education, financial stability and … Continue reading

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Photo: Loaned Executives & Sponsored Representatives begin training with United Way today

New Sponsored Representatives and Loaned Executives are starting a week of training at United Way today. We’ll have a complete story on their activities later this week.

Posted in Fund Raising, LEAA - Loaned Executives Alumni Association, Loaned Executives, Sponsored Representatives, Volunteers