SIGNATURE EVENTS

Why become a United Way Sponsor… to create positive change that’s why!

A partnership with United Way of the Mid-South can create incredible benefits for your company. This sponsorship program outlines opportunities for your company to serve as a corporate partner for 2018-2019 events and activities with United Way of the Mid-South. As this proposal outlines, this partnership opportunity will provide a tremendous marketing and communications platform for you before an anticipated 40,000 individuals with whom United Way of the Mid-South engages throughout the year.

 Free Tax Prep Super Sites OPEN – Volunteers Welcome!

United Way’s Free Tax Prep program opens its doors on Monday, January 20, 2020 to prepare taxes for Mid-Southerners who earned $56,000 or less in 2019.  This year, we are hosting five super sites located at Southland Mall, Hickory Ridge Mall, United Way Plaza, Raleigh Library and Frayser Community Development Corporation. In 2019, our Free […]

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United Way of the Mid-South, 1005 Tillman Street
Memphis, TN 38112 United States
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Annual Business Meeting

To learn more about the work of United Way and how we are revolutionizing the way we advance people from poverty to prosperity, please join us for our Annual Meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, at Baptist Education Center, Garrett Auditorium, from 10:30 am – 12:00 pm.  To register, visit uwmsbusiness.eventbrite.com.

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Baptist Education Center Garrett Auditorium, 6027 Walnut Grove Road
Memphis, TN 38120 United States
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Super Tax Day

United Way of the Mid-South in partnership with Entergy, BancorpSouth, and Brown Missionary Baptist Church is offering a day of free tax preparation assistance for individuals or families. Please bring with you all W2s, 1099s, Photo ID, Social Security cards, and Direct Deposit Information.

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Holiday Inn, 280 Marathon Way
Southaven, MS 38671 United States
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Tax-A-Thon

United Way of the Mid-South is offering a 12 hour day of free tax preparation assistance for individuals or families. Please bring with you all W2s, 1099s, Photo ID, Social Security cards, and Direct Deposit Information to Southland Mall, 1292 Shelby Dr., Memphis, TN 38116.

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Southland Mall, 1292 Shelby Drive
Memphis, TN 38116 United States
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Past Events

2018 United Way of the Mid-South BEST of the BEST AWARDS

On May 1, 2018, we came together to recognize the people and companies who drive United Way of the Mid-South’s campaign and mission every year. There were winners in 8 categories, along with many nominees who champion for Driving the Dreams of people living in Mid-South poverty. UWMS is excited not only to celebrate all of our corporate partners, but also for being a convener, catalyst, and leader in creating a lasting impact for 95 years.
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...

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...

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...

Poverty Unplugged: Access to Education

Poverty Unplugged: Access to Education

By Dr. Sybil C. Mitchell - 07/19/2018 The MLK50 commemoration continues with United Way of the Mid-South’s “Poverty Unplugged” series. The second installment Tuesday evening at the National Civil Rights Museum explored some thought-provoking strategies in...

Days of Caring

Days of Caring

Days of Caring is the community’s largest volunteer-driven service opportunity and the most impactful week of the year! Each year, United Way of the Mid-South equips more than 1,600 volunteers to dig in and get their hands dirty, benefiting over 50...

#FightPoverty Challenge

#FightPoverty Challenge

Join United Way of the Mid-South between June 1st — June 8th in the #FightPoverty challenge. There are several ways to participate: Become an individual fundraiser Start a team to fundraise alongside your colleagues, club, team, friends, or family. Make a...