Category Archives: Labor Participation

Labor / Management Mid-Year Conference discusses need for growth of viable workforce, strong labor/management relationships

“Taking it back to the businesses, to the union halls, to the plants, and to the cafeterias” – that was one of the key themes of this year’s Tennessee Labor Management Mid-Year conference, which stressed the importance of a viable … Continue reading

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AFL-CIO Labor Council, organized labor and United Way partnership provides food to families in need during holidays

Earlier today, the AFL-CIO Labor Council and representatives from numerous labor unions across the Mid-South assembled and distributed over 150 Christmas food boxes to local families in need thanks in part to a special grant from United Way of the … Continue reading

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Remembering Casel Jones

United Way joins with the friends and family of Casel Jones, our Director of Labor Participation, who passed away earlier this week. Continue reading

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From the Archive: Combating Hunger | National Food Drive tomorrow brings NALC, United Way system together to collect food

United Way encourages you to give food items to one of the nation’s largest drives combating hunger in America – the National Food Drive sponsored by the National Association of Letter Carriers. The United Way network is partnering with the … Continue reading

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From the Archive: Our gratitude to Organized Labor at the Campaign Awards Dinner, Wednesday June 12

United Way of the Mid-South and the Memphis AFL-CIO Labor Council will recognize unions from across the region for their work to support education, financial stability and health last year at the Campaign Awards Dinner this Wednesday evening. The event … Continue reading

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From the Archive: UW support helps AFL-CIO Labor Council distribute 150 Christmas food boxes to families in need

Earlier today, the AFL-CIO Labor Council were able to assemble and distribute 150 Christmas food boxes to local families in need thanks in part to a special grant from United Way of the Mid-South. United Way Labor Participation Director Casel … Continue reading

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From the Archive: Photo Gallery | Director / Labor Liaison Casel Jones honored by Mission Possible: COSM

Casel Jones, United Way’s Director / Labor Liaison was honored on Sunday, December 2nd by the Mission Possible: COSM for his leadership and work to improve our community. Below, we’re happy to provide photos from the luncheon event (click on … Continue reading

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From the Archive: John Crowe celebrates a triumphant $25.8 million fundraising campaign, introduces new General Campaign Chairman Joe DiNicolantonio

United Way General Campaign Chairman John Crowe (President, Buckeye Technologies) concluded his work as the community’s lead fundraiser last Thursday and passed the baton of raising funds to another true leader in our community,¬†Joe DiNicolantonio, Executive Vice President and West … Continue reading

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From the Archive: Organized Labor called to help with disaster and flood relief (2011 flooding)

As a member of organized labor, you can make a donation to help people who are impacted by the recent floods and disasters in our Mid-South area, in a way that allows us to recognize the support of our friends … Continue reading

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From the Archive: Organized Labor salutes volunteers at awards dinner with United Way staff

United Way of the Mid-South President Bryce Haugsdahl saluted organized labor workers who support our local community during an awards dinner last Thursday evening. “I am very honored to be here. I get a sense of camaraderie and family from … Continue reading

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