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Kevin Woods talks jobs and poverty over coffee with United Way Emerging Leaders at The Office@Uptown (photo gallery)

“Ultimately, you have to own your destiny.” Those were the words of Kevin Woods at “Coffee with Kevin Woods” at The Office@Uptown, 594 N. Second Street last Thursday. The event provided an opportunity for some of Memphis’ young leaders to … Continue reading

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City Of Memphis holds big United Way kickoff event, showcases talent with “We Are The World” (photo gallery)

City of Memphis employees kicked off their United Way resource development campaign outside at City Hall plaza downtown, drawing dignitaries and city employees together to give testimonials about “living united and solving it together.” The city also brought additional local … Continue reading

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More enjoyable Trunk or Treat photos (photo gallery 2)

We are glad to share more pictures of all the fun from Saturday’s “United Way Trunk or Treat on Tillman Street Fall Festival” at our offices. Please see photos below, click on an image to see it in a larger … Continue reading

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Memphis celebrates the season at United Way’s Trunk or Treat on Tillman Street (photo gallery)

The Heights neighborhood in Memphis, TN celebrated its newest addition to the community, United Way of the Mid-South, during Saturday’s Trunk or Treat on Tillman Street” Fall Festival at 1005 Tillman Street last Satuday. Originally scheduled to be an outdoor … Continue reading

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Nonprofit professionals under 40 unite around United Way Emerging Leaders at luncheon – photo gallery

Would you like to build your brand as a community leader by connecting with other young professionals? Do you share a passion for making a difference in our community in the key areas of education, income and health? Then you … Continue reading

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United Way and FDIC brings local nonprofit staff together for “Better Financial Life: Agents of Change” symposium

United Way of the Mid-South and the FDIC hosted a “Better Financial Life: Agents of Change” symposium at the United Way offices last Thursday for local nonprofit staff and financial leaders. United Way President / CEO Dr. Kenneth S. Robinson spoke … Continue reading

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Shelby County employees start United Way campaign with “super” call for giving (Photos)

Shelby County employees crammed into the newly renovated third floor of the 160 North Main to start their employee United Way campaign. Led by Dorcas Young, Shelby County’s United Way employee campaign manager, the reception featured Shelby County Mayor Mark … Continue reading

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Photo Gallery: SunTrust Bank kickoff for United Way

SunTrust Bank employees gathered for the financial institution’s kickoff with SunTrust CEO Johnny Moore and Vice President / Relationship Manager Jason Maykowski, who is leading as the United Way employee campaign manager. SunTrust has a long-standing partnership in improving our … Continue reading

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Photo gallery: Johnson & Johnson celebrate United Way kickoff with fun and games

Johnson & Johnson had a dynamic campaign kickoff for this year’s United Way campaign with enthusiastic and generous employees giving their time, efforts and funds to make this their best United Way campaign yet! Click on a photo below to … Continue reading

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Volunteers in Action! United Way Day of Caring (Photo gallery 3)

Day of Caring volunters made a huge difference for our community in September! Roughly 1,000 Mid-Southerners took on more than 40 worksites for our local nonprofit sector, helping improve education, income and health in a wide variety of ways. Click … Continue reading

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