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Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities

Save the date and plan to join us on Wednesday, September 1, for Exposure at the FedExForum! United Way and many other nonprofit organizations will line the courtyard to present volunteer engagement opportunities to Mid-South residents.  United Way’s annual Days of...

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A Message from our Campaign Co-chairs

As we enter the 2021-2022 Employee Giving campaign season, United Way of the Mid-South is excited to share with you a special message from our Campaign Co-chairs Chris Anderson and Markova Reed. Chris Anderson, Regional Vice President, Enterprise Holdings, Inc.,...

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Trunk or Treat is back at United Way Plaza

We are thrilled to announce that Trunk or Treat will be back again this year! United Way of the Mid-South’s annual “Trunk or Treat on Tillman Street” provides a safe and fun way for families to enjoy Halloween with COVID-19 accommodations. All safety measures and...

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Resource Development Workplace Campaign Updates

Evolve Bank and Trust showed out again this year for United Way's Stuff the Bus campaign to benefit Shelby County Schools! Historically the collection bins have overflowed with supplies, and this year was no different! Ramna Martin, SVP, Director of Human Resources,...

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Free Tax Prep needs Volunteers for Upcoming Tax Season

United Way of the Mid-South’s Free Tax Prep is seeking volunteers for the upcoming tax season. There are various roles needed. To learn more or fill out an application can be found at https://www.uwmidsouth.org/free-tax-prep/. The Free Tax Prep team would also like to...

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2020 Best of the Best Awards

2020 Best of the Best Awards

BEST OF THE BEST AWARDS OUR 2019-20 WORKPLACE CAMPAIGN WAS A HUGE SUCCESS, AND WE WOULD LIKE TO RECOGNIZE THE CORPORATE PARTNERS WHO ALLOW UNITED WAY TO DRIVE THE DREAMS OF THOSE IN POVERTY IN THE MID-SOUTH. THANKS to OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOR THEIR LEADERSHIP IN...

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Trunk or Treat

Trunk or Treat

5th Annual "Trunk or Treat on Tillman Street” Fall Festival is a safe, family-friendly event hosted by United Way of the Mid-South. This event provides free flu shots, community resources, meals, and a safe and fun way for families to enjoy Halloween. Come join us for...

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Feast of Dreams Dinner Party

Feast of Dreams Dinner Party

Feast of Dreams is an informal dinner party during which an exchange of perspectives, ideas, and imagination is shared between people who normally wouldn’t have an opportunity to meet. Attendees are given the freedom to start re-imagining what the future could look...

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Night to UNITE! 95th Anniversary Party

Night to UNITE! 95th Anniversary Party

THANK YOU for making United Way of the Mid-South's Night to Unite: 95th Anniversary Party OUTSTANDING!!! With a crowd of over 500 guests, the aroma of delectable foods and illuminating drinks provided by Kelly English and Caesar's Entertainment (Horseshoe...

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Laura Russell, Director of Communications and Marketing
Caroline Parkes, Associate Communications & Media Engagement