Category Archives: Volunteers

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

Posted in Fund Raising, Loaned Executives, Personal Stories, Sponsored Representatives, Volunteers

Youth United Way “shoebox Christmas” a big hit at Binghampton Christian Academy

Youth United Way Director Clint Anderson reports that late last week, current and former Youth United Way program members delivered wrapped gifts to Binghampton Christian Academy. “Everyone who donated toys and wrapped a shoebox should feel good for the blessings … Continue reading

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Photo Gallery: Christmas spirit at work in United Way’s partnership with Organized Labor

Late last week, labor union members from the Mid-South helped assemble and distribute holiday food boxes from the Memphis AFSCME headquarters. United Way resources helped make the distribution effort possible. Senior Vice President of Community Engagement and Alignment Regina Walker … Continue reading

Posted in Labor Participation, Volunteers

Quick photos: United Way staff members volunteering during the holidays

Members of the United Way Community Impact staff were active at Memphis Goodwill Homes yesterday serving lunch and participating in the nonprofit’s Christmas program.

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New flyer encouraging people to WAIT! and use the Free Tax Prep program available in English, Spanish

A new flyer encouraging people to wait to file tax returns so they can use United Way’s Free Tax Prep program is now available in both English and Spanish languages. Many people may get their last paycheck in December and … Continue reading

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Be a Financial Stability champion: Volunteer training for our “Free Tax Prep” program is underway

United Way, the Earned Income Tax Credit Alliance (EITCA) and Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) are recruiting volunteers to help low income families and individuals file their taxes for FREE. Our “Free Tax Prep” program enables people to avoid charges … Continue reading

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Insider’s Look: United Way staff members collect food for Thanksgiving baskets

United Way Fundraising Specialist Lauren Hammond has been wearing two hats in our offices recently, helping drive in resources for the fundraising drive in her normal work while also coordinating our staff’s Thanksgiving basket collection effort. Last year, United Way … Continue reading

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