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United Way accepts requests for funding

United Way accepts requests for funding

If you have a program or service that you would like United Way of the Capital Area to consider funding, please let our Donor Investment Committee know by filling out the INTENT TO APPLY form and sending it back to by no later than the close of... read more
Alignment Jackson Partnership

Alignment Jackson Partnership

United Way’s Alignment Jackson partnership has leveraged the resources of Jackson Public School’s traditional Book Buddies volunteer program to yield some great results in the third grade reading scores.  The students who got special help from volunteers improved... read more
Improving high school graduation rates

Improving high school graduation rates

Carol Burger recently joined a panel discussion on some exciting things United Way and others are doing to improve high school graduation rates in the Metro Area and around the state.  The discussion will air on Mississippi Public Broadcasting’s @Issue on Friday,... read more
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Young Leaders in Philanthropy

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United Way Opens RFP Process to Services and Programs

INTENT TO APPLY forms must be returned to by no later than close of business on Wednesday, July 1, 2015. Please refer to our COLLECTIVE IMPACT STRATEGY to guide you in your application process. (Contact or 601-965-1352 with...

Young Leaders In Philanthropy Lunch & Learn

SPEAKER: Director Kishia L. Powell with the City of Jackson hosts an open discussion about the City of Jackson’s plans for improving infrastructure. The first 20 to register receive a free lunch! Wednesday, June 24, 2015 (12 noon – 1 pm) at the United Way building...