Category Archives: Youth United Way

Register for Pins for Pennies ’16 bowling night, benefiting the Youth United Way scholarship program

Click on the poster below to register for Youth United Way’s Pins for Pennies bowling night, benefiting the Youth United Way scholarship program! (A Google Form registration file will open in a new tab in your browser.) You can pay … Continue reading

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Photo Gallery: “Fill The Basket” with Kroger stores a great success

By all accounts, last weekend’s “Fill The Basket” drives at Kroger stores for school supplies was a great success. We’re still gathering inventory reports, and we thank everyone who participated by donating school supplies to help Mid-South students succeed this … Continue reading

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Kroger & United Way collect school supplies with “Fill The Basket” drives, July 16 & 17

Local Kroger stores, Youth United Way, and United Way of the Mid-South are helping provide Mid-South students with the supplies they need to succeed in school on July 16 and 17 with “Fill The Basket” collections at local Kroger stores. … Continue reading

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Youth United Way leadership program recruiting for Spring, 2016

Youth United Way is recruiting new members for this Spring’s YUW leadership program. Youth United Way is a year-round leadership program where middle school and high school students gain  exposure to community service opportunities, team building activities, leadership training, college/career … Continue reading

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Teen Summit at Southwest Community College this Saturday, addresses serious issues for Mid-South teens

The YMCA of Memphis and the Mid-South is hosting a Teen Summit at Southwest Tennessee Community College – Whitehaven Center, Saturday, March 5th, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. This free community event for teens in grades 8-12 focuses … Continue reading

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News: Youth Day at United Way draws attention to teen college/career planning

“Youth Day at United Way” was a wonderful success in bringing local teens together to learn about preparing for college/career and making good decisions now to create a more positive future. WREG News Channel 3 featured a report on the … Continue reading

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Youth Day at United Way, Friday, February 12

For more information, e-mail karlisa.kuykindall@uwmidsouth.org Presenters, featured guests and seminar leaders for Youth Day at United Way include: Gyasi C. Chisley Gyasi C. Chisley, MHA, MBA, PMP, FACHE, serves as the CEO for Methodist Healthcare North and Senior Vice President … Continue reading

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Youth United Way’s “Shoebox Christmas” brings joy to students at Arrow Academy (video & photos)

Yesterday, students at Arrow Academy of Excellence in the Orange Mound community were thrilled to receive special gifts from the Youth United Way Leadership Program’s “Shoebox Christmas” initiative. Teens in the Youth United Way program donated and wrapped the gifts … Continue reading

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Youth United Way and City of Memphis Emerging Leaders assemble over 40 Thanksgiving “bountiful baskets” for local families (photo gallery)

Thanksgiving just became a more enjoyable holiday for more than 40 local families thanks to last weekend’s project involving teens in the Youth United Way Leadership program and professionals in the City of Memphis Emerging Leaders Society. The two groups … Continue reading

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Register now – Youth United Way Pins for Pennies is Sunday, October 26

Youth United Way invites participants to the 11th annual Pins For Pennies bowling fundraiser on Sunday, October 25 at Cordova Bowling Center. This event is for YUW members, family and friends. Participants will bowl two games, donating a penny for … Continue reading

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