Category Archives: NBA

Media: Youth United Way & Memphis Grizzlies “Dribble Parade” a huge hit with local television news

The Youth United Way Leadership Program’s participation in the first ever Memphis Grizzlies Dribble Parade earlier this week was widely covered by local television stations, spreading awareness of Youth United Way and its work in our region. You can see … Continue reading

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Photo gallery: Youth United Way and Memphis Grizzlies Dribble Parade, with special guest Mayor AC Wharton

Yesterday the first annual Memphis Grizzlies Dribble Parade bounced through downtown Memphis to promote youth physical fitness. An army of youth and teens in the Youth United Way Leadership Program and other groups united for an afternoon of activity and … 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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More United Way Day of Action and Raise Your Hand Tennessee news coverage, photos

Yesterday, WREG News Channel 3 provided broadcast coverage of United Way Day of Action and Raise Your Hand Tennessee as NBA Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach Lionel Hollins and additional local leaders were reading to children and encouraging more people to … Continue reading

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Photo Gallery: NBA Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach Lionel Hollins and more leaders participate in United Way Day of Action and Raise Your Hand, TN today

NBA Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach Lionel Hollins and additional local leaders spent this morning reading to children and encouraging more people to volunteer as mentors and tutors to local youth. Hollins and the volunteer leaders are participating in United Way’s … Continue reading

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NEWS: NBA Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach Lionel Hollins and more leaders participate in United Way Day of Action and Raise Your Hand, TN next week

(MEMPHIS, TN) NBA Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach Lionel Hollins and additional local leaders are coming together to read to children and encourage more people to volunteer as mentors and tutors to local youth. Hollins and the volunteer leaders are participating … Continue reading

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Memphis Grizzlies night with United Way: Sat., April 7th versus the NBA Champion Dallas Mavericks (part of Kroger Cares)

Our friends at the Memphis Grizzlies and Kroger Cares have teamed up to present United Way Day with the Grizzlies during the Saturday, April 7th 7:00 p.m. game against the NBA Champion Dallas Mavericks! Purchasing tickets at a special discounted … Continue reading

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