Category Archives: Fund Raising

From the Archive: United Way celebration featured in Lauderdale Voice & Lauderdale County Enterprise

United Way of the Mid-South’s recent celebration event was featured in the Lauderdale Voice and Lauderdale County Enterprise newspapers earlier this month, recognizing our network’s efforts to improve education, financial stability and health across Lauderdale County. Photos accompanying the stories featured … Continue reading

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From the Archive: Team Spirit Trivia Contest October 19 at CBHS benefits United Way

Calling all trivia buffs! Put your power for remembering details to the test and help our community by supporting United Way at the Team Trivia Spirit Contest at Christian Brothers High School in Memphis, TN. The Saturday, October 19th contest will … Continue reading

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From the Archive: Sam’s Town employees show great creativity with pig kissing contest

“Don’t ask me, ask her!” That was John Mathis’s response when the shift co-manager at Sam’s Town Casino and Resorts was told he was chosen to kiss “Charlotte” at the end of the casino’s United Way campaign. Charlotte, a local pig, … Continue reading

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From the Archive: Bruce Hopkins leads United Way’s fundraising effort as General Campaign Chairman for 2013-14

Bruce Hopkins, President, West Tennessee Region for First Tennessee Bank was welcomed by United Way of the Mid-South’s staff with a standing ovation this morning as he starts his work as General Campaign Chairman for 2013-14. Hopkins is the lead … Continue reading

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From the Archive: MLGW provides power to United Way with generous campaign surpassing $655,000

MLGW’s fundraising campaign for United Way used a theme of “Motivating. Loving. Giving. Working.” The four-word theme certainly describes the support our community receives from MLGW employees, as seen by this year’s total of $655,150 for United Way. MLGW employees … Continue reading

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From the Archive: TVA gives additional power to United Way with $50,000 presentation

Officials from Tennessee Valley Authority and MLGW gathered at City Hall in Memphis, TN to present a check from TVA for $50,000 to help United Way of the Mid-South’s work to improve local education, financial stability and health. Mayor AC … Continue reading

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From the Archive: Accredo gives the gift of healing to the Mid-South with $20,000 presentation to United Way

Before the holidays, Accredo helped brighten local spirits with a special gift of $20,000 to help United Way’s work to impact education, financial stability and health for our Mid-South area. Accredo is nation’s largest specialized pharmacy, working with patients individually … Continue reading

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From the Archive: Belz Enterprises campaign for United Way sets high marks in participation, total giving, special events

“Our theme this year was ‘creating a way,’ and Belz employees see that we’re all one working toward the same goal. That is what our United Way event is all about. This year we created wonderful opportunities for people in … Continue reading

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From the Archive: Sam’s Town Tunica hosts International Chili Society showdown to benefit United Way, Sat. Nov. 10

Do you like chili? Of course you do – a good bowl of steaming hot chili is just the right meal for the brisk November days we’ve seen lately. That’s why you need to be at the International Chili Society’s … Continue reading

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From the Archive: The Bar-Kays entertain United Way’s troops

Also: Special visits from Memphis AFL-CIO Labor Council and Enterprise Holdings bring great news to the campaign United Way celebrated its third campaign countdown meeting with a great sense of fun and accomplishment, as General Campaign Chairman Joe DiNicolantonio had … Continue reading

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