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Day of Action brings United Way staff and U.S. military together to make a difference with free health services

United Way of the Mid-South staff celebrated the worldwide United Way Day of Action last week, working alongside members of the U.S. military operating the Greyhound Medical outreach program at Lehr Arena at West Memphis High School. Personnel from the … Continue reading

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Hear United Way President & CEO Dr. Robinson on AM600 this weekend

AM600’s Lipscomb Pitts Breakfast Club radio show will feature an interview with United Way President and CEO, Dr. Kenneth Robinson, during broadcasts this weekend. Air times on AM600: Saturday, June 18 | 5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Sunday, June 19 | … Continue reading

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United Way Emerging Leaders “Young Professionals Summer Social” tonight at Latino Memphis

United Way Emerging Leaders Society will celebrate their Young Professionals Summer Social tonight at Latino Memphis, 6041 Mt. Moriah Rd.  Advance RSVP is required to attend. We’ll share details and photos from the event on the United Way website soon.

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Impacting Poverty: United Way’s poverty strategy featured in two-page spread in Memphis magazine

The latest edition of Memphis magazine (June 2016) provides a two-page spread featuring United Way’s new strategy to impact Mid-South poverty and move more people into lives of greater financial self-sufficiency. The spread, entitled “Driving The Dream,” shares details about United … 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: United Way staff member featured in Commercial Appeal promotion

East Memphis, Bartlett and Germantown, TN can see United Way Communications V.P. Dave Skorupa in the Sports section of The Commercial Appeal today, sharing insights about using the newspaper’s app in an announcement. “I’ve used the paper’s app as one … Continue reading

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From the Archive: Special United Way & NFL video to air during Thanksgiving game, Monday Night Football

United Way’s 40 year partnership with the National Football League is continuously evolving and growing, finding new ways to share the message of improving people’s lives across the nation. During halftime of the Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers Thanksgiving day … Continue reading

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From the Archive: Fred’s, Inc. expands number of stores conducting United Way drives for 2013-14

Fred’s, Inc. has increased the number of stores running fundraising drives for United Way of the Mid-South. Thirteen stores in Tennessee and Arkansas will be taking part in the 2013-14 United Way campaign drive. United Way is grateful to all … Continue reading

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From the Archive: United Way celebration featured in Lauderdale Voice & Lauderdale County Enterprise

United Way of the Mid-South’s recent celebration event was featured in the Lauderdale Voice and Lauderdale County Enterprise newspapers earlier this month, recognizing our network’s efforts to improve education, financial stability and health across Lauderdale County. Photos accompanying the stories featured … Continue reading

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From the Archive: Link | Roger Staubach and 40 years of United Way partnership with the NFL

A post on the United Way Worldwide website yesterday features an interview with Dallas Cowboys legendary quarterback Roger Staubach about life as a football player, a successful businessman, and a United Way volunteer. Staubach’s television commercials for United Way in … Continue reading

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