Category Archives: Day of Action

United Way Worldwide celebrates Day of Action and 125th anniversary of United Way movement with events in Washington, DC and New York City

Yesterday’s United Way Day of Action was a great success here in the Mid-South (see yesterday’s and this morning’s updates) and the story was similar for our friends at United Way Worldwide who celebrated the 125th anniversary of the United … Continue reading

Posted in Day of Action, News, NFL, United Way Worldwide | Tagged , , | Comments Off

More United Way Day of Action and Raise Your Hand Tennessee news coverage, photos

Yesterday, WREG News Channel 3 provided broadcast coverage of United Way Day of Action and Raise Your Hand Tennessee as NBA Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach Lionel Hollins and additional local leaders were reading to children and encouraging more people to … Continue reading

Posted in Day of Action, Education, Helping children and youth succeed, Information Resources, NBA, News, Volunteers | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

Photo Gallery: NBA Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach Lionel Hollins and more leaders participate in United Way Day of Action and Raise Your Hand, TN today

NBA Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach Lionel Hollins and additional local leaders spent this morning reading to children and encouraging more people to volunteer as mentors and tutors to local youth. Hollins and the volunteer leaders are participating in United Way’s … Continue reading

Posted in Day of Action, Education, Helping children and youth succeed, Information Resources, NBA, News, Volunteers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

NEWS: NBA Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach Lionel Hollins and more leaders participate in United Way Day of Action and Raise Your Hand, TN next week

(MEMPHIS, TN) NBA Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach Lionel Hollins and additional local leaders are coming together to read to children and encourage more people to volunteer as mentors and tutors to local youth. Hollins and the volunteer leaders are participating … Continue reading

Posted in Day of Action, Education, Helping children and youth succeed, Information Resources, NBA, News, Volunteers | Comments Off

United Way of the Mid-South Joins National Effort to Lift Graduation Rates (Day of Action)

“Campaign for the Common Good” galvanizes millions to take action and change conditions in local communities United Way of the Mid-South pledged a renewed commitment to create opportunities for a better life by joining the Campaign for the Common Good, … Continue reading

Posted in Day of Action, Education, Volunteers | Comments Off

Across the globe, June 21 is United Way Day of Action

The United Way Worldwide system observes June 21st as “United Way Day of Action” with events and activities designed to raise awareness, resources, and advocacy to support improvements in education, financial stability and health in local communities. Read more about … Continue reading

Posted in Day of Action, Events, Fund Raising | Comments Off