Category Archives: Emerging Leaders

Youth United Way and City of Memphis Emerging Leaders assemble over 40 Thanksgiving “bountiful baskets” for local families (photo gallery)

Thanksgiving just became a more enjoyable holiday for more than 40 local families thanks to last weekend’s project involving teens in the Youth United Way Leadership program and professionals in the City of Memphis Emerging Leaders Society. The two groups … Continue reading

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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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United Way Emerging Leaders presents “Young Entrepreneurs Leading in Memphis” Dec. 3

United Way Emerging Leaders is hosting a conversation among young entrepreneurs in Memphis at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 3 at the American Red Cross of the Mid-South, 1399 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104. A list of panelists appears below. … Continue reading

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Emerging Leaders will enjoy “Coffee with Kevin Woods” Nov. 19

Workforce Investment Network Executive Director Kevin Woods has been invited by United Way Emerging Leaders to speak with a new group of young philanthropists under 40 who support United Way of the Mid-South. We encourage all young professionals to attend … 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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Emerging Leaders are jumping for United Way at Sky Zone on October 29

United Way’s Emerging Leaders Society is preparing a healthy, fun night jumping for United Way at Sky Zone trampoline park on Thursday, October 29. Registration is very simple, just click on the picture to the left, select the October 29 … Continue reading

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United Way Emerging Leaders ‘Wine Down’ brings young professionals together

United Way’s Emerging Leaders gathered together for a “Wine Down” and social event at Metro 67’s Club Room at 67 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN on September 3. United Way Emerging Leaders is a society of young professionals under age 40. … Continue reading

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United Way Emerging Leaders meeting September 3 at Metro 67

The United Way Emerging Leaders Society will meet for a “Wine Down” event on Thursday, September 3 at Metro 67’s Club Room at 67 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. You can RSVP for the event here. … Continue reading

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Emerging Leaders group meets to discuss future endeavors

What does it take to be an emerging leader in the Mid-South? It takes leadership, dedication and a good sense of direction. United Way’s Emerging Leaders group is made up of young volunteers ages 21-40 who are concerned about making … Continue reading

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Photos: United Way Emerging Leaders help clients at Lowenstein House enjoy Thanksgiving

Giving back during the holidays means a lot to United Way’s Emerging Leaders, and last week the group helped serve a Thanksgiving-style dinner to clients at Lowenstein House, a partner agency in United Way’s network of care. Emerging Leaders are young … Continue reading

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