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Plough Foundation secures United Way

Saturday, 19 December 2020 — Memphis Commercial Appeal USA TODAY NETWORK – TENNESSEE ~ Dima Amro The Plough Foundation is granting $5 million to United Way of the Mid-South to provide security for the future of the agency. The Memphis-based foundation announced...

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Corporate Campaign Season Underway Amidst COVID-19 Challenges

Corporate Campaign Season Underway Amidst COVID-19 Challenges

United Way of the Mid-South’s Resource Development team has pivoted to take an innovative approach during the COVID-19 pandemic by conducting workplace campaigns virtually. They provided a Virtual Toolkit to corporate partners so they can effectively run their...

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BlueCare and United Way of the Mid-South help Memphians

BlueCare and United Way of the Mid-South help Memphians

BlueCare and United Way of the Mid-South help Memphians address social needs for better health JESSE THOMPSON | Aug 25, 2020 Memphis ranks No. 1 in overall poverty among metropolitan areas with a population greater than 1 million. That statistic motivated our BlueCare...

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Several Workplace Campaigns see significant increase

United Way of the Mid-South’s Resource Development team is happy to share a few success stories from their workplace campaigns taking place during the pandemic. The team has worked tirelessly to ensure corporate partners have what they need to continue their support...

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Free Tax Prep season begins January 18th

The Free Tax Prep 2021 season officially opens Monday, Jan. 18th. If your household income was below $57,000 in 2020, you qualify to have your taxes filed for free by an IRS certified tax preparer. We are building on the innovative Drive-Thru Drop-Off approach...

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Candid Conversations: COVID-19 Vaccinations

Candid Conversations: COVID-19 Vaccinations

An honest conversation about COVID-19, the virus, and the vaccine in our community Join Women United and a distinguished panel as they discuss COVID-19 and the concerns around the newly developed vaccine. Panelists: Barney Graham, MD, PhD, Deputy Director of the NIH...

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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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