Category Archives: Emerging Leaders

All Women’s panel informs “Dare to Dream – Art of the Side Hustle” speaker series, Thursday, March 16

  The “Dare to Dream: Art of the Side Hustle” speaker series presented by United Way Emerging Leaders continues Thursday, March 16 with an all women’s panel at the American Red Cross, 1399 Madison Avenue in Memphis from 6:00 p.m. … Continue reading

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“Art of the Side Hustle” kicks off new United Way Dare To Dream speaker series January 19

Our special “Dare To Dream” event is February 23, but in the meantime, we hope everyone in our Emerging Leaders society will join us for our new speaker series beginning January 19 (see more below the graphic): The United Way … Continue reading

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UW’s Karlisa Kuykindall featured on Make Memphis website

Learn more about Karlisa Kuykindall of our United Way Community Engagement team, who is featured on today’s Make Memphis website blog “The Dean’s List” for her work to engage millennials in our Emerging Leaders Society. The article appears at http://makememphis.org/the-deans-list-karlisa-kuykindall/

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Coffee & Conversations | United Way Emerging Leaders with Ephie Johnson, Thursday, Aug. 11

United Way’s Emerging Leaders (age 40 and under) next “Coffee & Conversations” meeting on Thursday, August 11 features Ephie Johnson speaking on Poverty & The Power Of Relationships: Steps We Can Take To Decrease Poverty In Our Community. The meeting … Continue reading

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United Way Emerging Leaders “Young Professionals Summer Social” tonight at Latino Memphis

United Way Emerging Leaders Society will celebrate their Young Professionals Summer Social tonight at Latino Memphis, 6041 Mt. Moriah Rd.  Advance RSVP is required to attend. We’ll share details and photos from the event on the United Way website soon.

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Lunch & Learn with United Way Emerging Leaders on Tuesday, April 5

United Way Emerging Leaders latest “Lunch & Learn” meeting next Tuesday, April 5 at 11:30 a.m. features two active members of our United Way movement, Kevin Dean and Nicole Thomas. Kevin Dean is the Executive Director of Literacy Mid-South, a United … Continue reading

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Gen Now First Tennessee book drive with United Way to benefit Literacy Mid-South, Exchange Club Family Center

United Way Emerging Leaders Society is partnering with Gen Now, a new professionals group at First Tennessee Bank to support two United Way partner agencies in a children’s book drive throughout the month of March. The drive is collecting children’s … Continue reading

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United Way Emerging Leaders Society brings Just City and young leaders together for latest Coffee & Conversation meeting

Always wanting to learn new and innovative ways to help our community, United Way’s Emerging Leaders Society’s latest “Coffee and Conversation” session featured leaders from Just City, an organization that uses local crime statistics to see the differences between perception … Continue reading

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United Way Emerging Leaders Coffee & Conversation features Just City guests on February 18

United Way Emerging Leaders next “Coffee & Conversation” meeting will host leaders from Just City, a new nonprofit that supports a stronger right to legal counsel and smarter criminal justice policies for Memphis and Tennessee. Just City Executive Director Josh … Continue reading

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Quick Photos: United Way Emerging Leaders, White Station Middle School donate 126 blankets to American Red Cross Mid-South Chapter

United Way’s Emerging Leaders Society, White Station Middle School, and United Way of the Mid-South staff joined forces to donate 126 fleece blankets to the American Red Cross Mid-South Chapter during the holiday season. The blankets will provide comfort and … Continue reading

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