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From the Archive: 3 counties create 1 big “Fill The Bus” donation day for August 2

United Way and local partners are teaming to create Fill The Bus locations in Walmart parking lots on Saturday, August 2 in Oakland TN, Ripley TN and Covington TN. Continue reading

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From the Archive: NEWS | Strive Mid-South & Seeding Success Partnership highlighted in Commercial Appeal

Strive Mid-South and the Seeding Success Partnership are still very young programs, but their potential for a big impact on Mid-South education is already getting our community’s attention in a recent article in The Commercial Appeal. Continue reading

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From the Archive: Photos | Presentation of United Way Catalyst Funds yesterday

United Way presents two major Catalyst Fund investments to impact local education and health Wednesday, we reported on two presentations from the United Way Catalyst Fund to organizations working on cross-sector approaches to better align local efforts impacting local education … Continue reading

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From the Archive: United Way sponsorship of Ruby Payne conference helps DeSoto, Tunica County and Senatobia City School teachers

People who work to improve the lives of people living in poverty need to understand how different their worlds can be. Often these differences can interfere with communication and understanding, making the work all the more challenging. United Way works to … Continue reading

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