Category Archives: Fund Raising

Use Amazon Smile to help United Way on Cyber Monday, during the holidays, and all year long

Today is “Cyber Monday,” widely recognized as the start of the holiday shopping season online. It’s also a day you can choose to make your shopping beneficial to people struggling to escape generational poverty. If you are shopping with Amazon.com remember … Continue reading

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Make a #GivingTuesday donation to United Way this holiday season!

Enjoy Thanksgiving Thursday, Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday, and don’t forget to help United Way on #GIVINGTUESDAY! You can also text the word POVERTY to 40403 and receive a link for making a #GivingTuesday gift to United … Continue reading

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Kendra Scott at Saddle Creek’s “Kendra Gives Back” party for United Way, Tuesday, September 12

The Kendra Scott store at Saddle Creek (7515 Poplar Avenue in Germantown, TN) is holding a special sale party with 20% of proceeds benefitting United Way of the Mid-South on Tuesday, September 12 from 6:00 p.m. -8:00 p.m. The fine … Continue reading

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Making a difference: Campaign Representatives

During our busy resource development season, United Way is only able to achieve great results keep our overhead low because of people and organizations helping our Campaign Representative Program. Campaign Representatives work alongside the United Way staff to generate critical … Continue reading

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Partnership with WMC TV raises donations for agencies serving victims of storm relief efforts

Today, United Way of the Mid-South and WMC TV Action News 5 are partnering to raise funds in support of relief efforts due to the storm on May 27. While there were no reported deaths and major injuries, almost 200,000 … Continue reading

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Storm Relief fund supports nonprofits providing help to people impacted by Memorial Day weather disaster

(Memphis, TN Mid-South area)  United Way of the Mid-South and WMC TV 5 are partnering to collect donations for a Storm Relief Fund to help nonprofits providing services to people impacted by storms which ravaged our area over Memorial Day … Continue reading

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Save The Date: Employee Campaign Manager (ECM) Summit, June 21

Attention United Way Employee Campaign Managers and Keyworkers! This year’s ECM Summit will be held June 21 at the University Center on the University of Memphis campus. You can register for the ECM Summit here.

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Register now for Employee Campaign Manager’s Conference, July 27

REGISTER NOW! CLICK HERE! WEDNESDAY, JULY 27 University Center @ University of Memphis United Way Employee Campaign Managers are key in the Mid-South’s battle against poverty. Learn the latest best practices for a “next-level” campaign, see new information materials, & learn … Continue reading

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Quick Link: Memphis Tiger & United Way Campaign Representative Charles Harris in today’s Commercial Appeal

Read Tom Schad’s story about Memphis Tiger linebacker and United Way Campaign Representative Charles Harris in today’s edition of The Commercial Appeal: http://www.commercialappeal.com/sports/tigers/football/ex-tiger-linebacker-harris-tackles-new-challenge-369b0041-d726-1da8-e053-0100007f80be-385589131.html

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United Way Annual Luncheon and Celebration on Tuesday, April 12

United Way of the Mid-South will celebrate a year of tremendous accomplishment and transformation at our Annual Luncheon, Tuesday, April 12 at The Peabody, 149 Union Avenue in Memphis. Rev. Kenneth S. Robinson, M.D. President/CEO for United Way of the … Continue reading

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