Category Archives: Technology

From the Archive: ServiceMaster donates “Twelve Laptops of Christmas” to United Way for staff training

Earlier this week ServiceMaster announced they are donating 12 new Dell laptop computers to United Way of the Mid-South to help United Way with staff training needs in 2012. Around the United Way office, some employees are referring to this … Continue reading

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2-1-1 “especially invaluable in times of natural disaster” – The Congressional Record, May 10, 2011

Earlier this week in the House of Representatives, Hon. Lee Terry (Nebraska) paid tribute to the dedicated professionals who work for information and referral systems across America. Terry gave particular praise to the network of 2-1-1 organizations across the nation. … Continue reading

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Stories: A call to 2-1-1 helped 91-year-old William from being swindled out of his home

¬† This story comes courtesy of Ron Reid, Senior Agency Manager for our local 2-1-1 network. Names are changed for privacy reasons. William an 91-year-old gentleman with no family and living alone, was about to be evicted from the home … Continue reading

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From the Archive: UW in the news – Matching grant for Exchange Club Carl Perkins Center equipment & training coverage

Yesterday’s presentation of a matching grant of $7500 to the Exchange Club Carl Perkins Center for the purchase of equipment and training will be featured on WMC TV5 in Memphis (read & see the video of¬†reporter Justin Hanson’s story here). … Continue reading

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