Category Archives: Fund Raising

City of Memphis shows outstanding support of United Way with YouTube video

We reported last month about the great support United Way enjoyed from the City of Memphis campaign, and now a new YouTube video captures that spirit of generosity and good will. The video features City employees from a variety of … Continue reading

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TruGreen announces a great total for United Way as part of #GivingTuesday celebrations

In celebration of #GivingTuesday, TruGreen announced it has pledged more than $95,000 to the United Way as part of its annual fundraising campaign this year, with most of the contributions coming directly from employees. In three weeks, TruGreen employees donated … 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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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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ServiceMaster and Kroger combine efforts with an amazing United Way kickoff rally (Photo gallery)

ServiceMaster and Kroger had a wonderful approach to living out our “Live United – Solve It Together” slogan with a combined kickoff rally on the ServiceMaster corporate offices on Monday, September 14. Dr. Kenneth S. Robinson, President and CEO of … Continue reading

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United Way Campaign Summit gathers leaders to “solve it together” (photo gallery)

Leaders from organizations across the Mid-South came together on August 28 for the United Way Campaign Summit at the Salvation Army Kroc Center in Memphis to learn about our exciting new direction, leadership, and energy. The team of volunteers learned … Continue reading

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United Way Campaign Representative Program teaches skills, creates community champions

United Way is seeking sponsorships to help train a team of Campaign Representatives to help develop resources for improving education, financial stability, and health across the Mid-South. This short brochure provides details on how your organization can help, and the … Continue reading

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Photo Gallery: MLGW Golf Scramble for United Way brings record number of golfers together to raise record amount

“It’s the largest amount we’ve ever raised from the tournament, and it’s helping United Way,” said David Vick, Supervisor, Water Meter Services for MLGW. Glen Eagle Golf Course in Millington hosted a record number of golfers – 140 – for … Continue reading

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