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Summer Volunteer Opportunities at United Way

Summer is an exciting and fast-paced season at United Way, and we need a few volunteers to help us shine bright. Now is the time to amplify the caring power of our community…

Helping Working Families in Local Communities

Thousands of Tennessee families work but still don’t earn enough to pay for basic necessities such as groceries, rent, or healthcare. The Earned Income Tax Credit is one of the best tools we have to…

Let’s Fight Summer Slide

Free summer reading activities are available to kids at three area school libraries, including story hour, crafts, and snacks. These activities promote high-quality learning activities that build on kids’ learning achievements…

Volunteer Spotlight: Peggy Blake

We’re elated to kickoff a Volunteer Spotlight to honor the efforts of our amazing volunteers! Our Community Investments Panel is comprised of local volunteers that steer donor funds and community impact….

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January Twitter Chat

United Way’s monthly Twitter chats are a great way for local United Ways to amplify our collective mission and share the impact of our work within our respective communities. In coming together, we draw attention to important issues that deeply…

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A Gift for You and Your Future

A will is one “tool” that United Way provides to help ensure families are stable and protected. Completing a will is one of the most important steps you can take for yourself and your family. A will can legally protect your spouse, children, and assets while spelling out…

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cityCURRENT Charity Spotlight

cityCURRENT creates moments and media to power the GOOD. A team of businesses have joined forces and funds to make a difference through philanthropy and volunteerism, hosting free events and producing an array of positive-oriented media… 

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Local Resources for Veterans

If you haven’t served in the military, or don’t have a close friend or relative who has, you might not understand the struggles many United States veterans face when they return home. After all, many veterans are doing well, building careers, supporting…

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Break the Cycle of Domestic Violence

United Ways across the U.S. support organizations that help victims of domestic violence. These organizations benefit when we (1) increase overall awareness about domestic violence and (2) and take direct action in their causes and mission…

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Food Truck Schedule

We thank our corporate partners for hosting Food Truck Fundraisers and other entertaining and creative activities during their workplace giving campaigns. Join us for great food, games, good music, a magic show, bake sale, and more at the following events…

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2018 Days of Caring

Days of Caring is a United Way initiative to scale and coordinate strategic volunteer engagement across Williamson County. This year, we worked with over a dozen corporate partners to recruit volunteers, and then assigned them to local nonprofit agencies with…

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