United Way of the Mid-South’s Employee Campaign Managers
ECMs and people serving on United Way workplace committees help us raise funds across the Mid-South, making an incredible difference in the lives of people in need. As a part of the volunteer team raising resources for United Way, you’re a community champion fighting alongside us in the battle against generational poverty!
Campaign ResourcesUnited Way of the Mid-South is happy to provide electronic versions of popular information materials for sharing with your organization all year long. We’ve created an engagement toolkit with information, videos, collateral materials and other resources to make your job as easy as possible. If you are an Employee Campaign Manager, please contact your United Way Campaign Representative if you have any questions (and thank you).
Leadership GivingMid-Southerners who give $500.00 or more to United Way are Leadership Givers. We are proud of the thousands of people across our area who are impacting poverty through improving education, financial stability, and health every day with their leadership gifts. We are grateful for the opportunity to salute them in our online Leadership Guide. *Coming Soon. We take numerous steps to ensure the accuracy of the names in our Leadership Guide, yet errors do occur. We receive our information from various sources and in a variety of formats – some sources are more complete than others. When we are notified of an error we take steps to correct it quickly on our end, yet we are not always able to correct the error at the source. We appreciate your understanding.
Our ECM Training Guide helps explain the important work and responsibilities of being a United Way Employee Campaign Manager. Learn how you can run a great United Way resource development drive with the help of your coworkers. Learn the 10 Steps for a Great Campaign with this sheet loaded with great time-tested advice. Impact: Share this flyer and show how giving to United Way creates impact that makes a difference, every day. FUNdraising: Our newly-formatted and improved informative document with great ideas to make your United Way resource development drive entertaining and enjoyable, keeping United Way in your organization’s culture year-round. (File opens in new tab.) Questions and Answers: This document contains answers to some of the most frequently asked questions during a United Way resource development drive. United Way agencies are available as a listing. These are the agencies that benefit when you support United Way’s Community Impact Fund.
The United Way Store is a great resource for finding the shirts, signs, posters, banners, and a huge selection of additional items you can use to promote United Way. Purchases from the United Way Store cannot be returned to United Way of the Mid-South and must be coordinated with the United Way Store.
Posters help you spread the word about United Way’s work in our community. New UW posters are available in large format! Ask your United Way resource development staff or Campaign Representative for posters to strengthen your United Way drive. New UW posters feature our “Where there’s a you, there’s a way” messaging. Download our popular thermometer / measurement goal poster.
FLYERS & INFO
Our popular How your gifts to United Way Impact People’s Lives flyer has examples of how your donations impact people across the Mid-South. How Your Support Makes A Difference flyers provide many strong examples of how United Way impacts hundreds, thousands, and hundreds of thousands of people every year. Where the money goes Meet Jamie, and learn how gifts to United Way impact Jamie’s life and our community’s quality of life on this 8.5″ x 11″ PDF flyer. United Way funded agencies that benefit from your gifts to the Community Impact Fund are available as a downloadable listing. A popular two-fold brochure giving new employees an opportunity to support your organization’s United Way campaign is available as a PDF document. Blue Tote Bag flyers provide helpful information about how to use United Way Blue Tote Bags to collect items that help our network of partner agencies improve people’s lives. County-specific flyers with information about United Way’s work in Mid-South regions are available for (click the county’s name): Crittenden, AR • DeSoto, MS • Fayette, TN • Lauderdale, TN • Tate, MS • Tipton, TN • Tunica, MS This popular flyer for United Way’s Driving The Dream initiative provides information about the program’s ideas and strategies for helping more people escape generational poverty.
The 2017-18 United Way film is a bold declaration of United Way’s work on poverty and the issues that matter. Join United Way’s fight and we all win. (Video is available on our YouTube channel.)