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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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Driving The Dream Network Partner Expansion

Driving The Dream welcomes three new partners in May: Bodine School, Libertas School of Memphis, and Tennessee Voices.  The Erika Center at Bodine School joined the network as a Tier 3 outreach and education partner. The mission of the Erika Center is to provide...

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Free Tax Prep remains open for extended season

There is still time to file your taxes for free with United Way of the Mid-South’s Free Tax Prep! Now through June 26th you can visit United Way Plaza at 1005 Tillman Street from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday to have your taxes done by an IRS...

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Free Tax Prep Extended Season

United Way of the Mid-South’s Free Tax Prep is ready to kick off the extended tax season: May 18th - June 26th, 2021. The service is offered at United Way Plaza at 1005 Tillman Street from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. There is no appointment...

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Driving The Dream in Action

Elizabeth was having a hard time supporting her two daughters who are enrolled in public school.  Her family’s lack of transportation and the cost of school uniforms created a significant financial burden. Through a referral, Elizabeth began working with a Care...

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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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