Category Archives: Volunteers

Photos – United Way Day of Caring unites power of volunteers with nonprofits

Here’s another set of wonderful photos from last Friday’s United Way Day of Caring event, featuring volunteers working at the Mid-South Food Bank and other groups. We’re featuring photos and stories from the event all week.

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Volunteers making a difference through United Way Day of Caring (photos)

All week long we’re sharing photos from Friday’s United Way Day of Caring event with you! Here are more photos from our kickoff rally at International Paper Company, and some photos of volunteers in action at Porter-Leath. (Photos courtesy of United … Continue reading

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More Day of Caring photos! (International Paper rally site)

We have more great Day of Caring photos from our big Friday rally at International Paper Company, where our “selfie frames” were a hit with the huge crowd of volunteers who worked to make the Mid-South an even better place … Continue reading

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Day of Caring photos show fun & volunteerism for the Mid-South

As we mentioned last week, we’re sharing photos and stories from Friday’s United Way Day of Caring all week long on our website. Our thanks to long-time United Way volunteer and Campaign Representative James Alexander for these great pictures at … Continue reading

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UPDATE: United Way Day of Caring brings over 1,000 volunteers to “live united, solve it together”

United Way Day of Caring brought over 1,000 volunteers to “live united, solve it together” at nonprofits across the Mid-South today! We’re gathering hundreds of photos and stories from kickoff rallies at International Paper, The National Civil Rights Museum, and Fayette … Continue reading

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Friday, September 16: United Way Day of Caring begins with 3 local rallies

United Way of the Mid-South kicks off its resource development drive on Friday, September 16 as roughly 1,000 volunteers across the region unite to perform service works at local nonprofits for Day of Caring. This year, United Way expands the … Continue reading

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UW’s Karlisa Kuykindall featured on Make Memphis website

Learn more about Karlisa Kuykindall of our United Way Community Engagement team, who is featured on today’s Make Memphis website blog “The Dean’s List” for her work to engage millennials in our Emerging Leaders Society. The article appears at http://makememphis.org/the-deans-list-karlisa-kuykindall/

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Photo Gallery: Campaign Representatives complete first training stage

We’re so proud of this year’s class of United Way Campaign Representatives for completing the first stage of training and moving on to work with United Way staff in raising resources for the fight against Mid-South poverty. General Campaign Chairman J.W. … Continue reading

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Quick video: The Campaign Representatives are here!

Stephanie Butler, United Way’s Chief Strategy Officer, met with our new class of Campaign Representatives today and provided a glimpse into what the team will learn over the next several months working with United Way staff to generate resources for … Continue reading

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In The News: First day at school made happier for many thanks to United Way / Kroger school supplies drive

The first day of school is always an exciting and anxious time for students, teachers, and parents. WREG News Channel 3 covered the start of the Shelby County Schools year with a report from its news camera team at Ridgeway … Continue reading

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