JACKSON, TN – Are you interested in becoming a Community Impact Partner with the United Way of West Tennessee? The United Way of West Tennessee has announced the dates for its open sessions for area nonprofits to apply for funding by becoming a Community Impact Partner.
The first step in becoming a partner with the United Way of West Tennessee is to attend one of the annual application sessions. At these sessions the United Way will be discussing the application and application process, reviewing what kind of programs, goals and objectives United Way volunteers will be looking for and how you can share how your program will have a positive impact in our communities.
Last year, the United Way of West Tennessee partnered with 81 agencies to invest over $1.3 million in 115 different programs, all focused in the areas of Income, Education and Health. We are proud to work with so many organizations in a collaborative effort to advance the common good.
There will be four sessions to choose from and you must call to reserve your spot in a session:
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 9am – 11am
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 1pm – 3pm
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 9am – 11am
Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 1pm – 3pm
All four sessions will be held at the United Way of West Tennessee Office located at 1341 North Highland Avenue, Jackson, TN. Applications can be filled out by local 501c3 health and human organizations that serve individuals from our 14 county service area. Please call (731) 422-1816 no later than Friday, January 25, 2013, to reserve a seat. It is important to make sure your agency representative at the session is the person(s) responsible for completing the application. Your agency representative must attend the entire session to receive a United Way application for funding.
The United Way of West Tennessee is a local, volunteer-driven organization that focuses on uniting people and resources to build a stronger, healthier community specifically in the areas of income, education and health. United Way of West Tennessee is proud to serve 14 counties, which include Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Dyer, Gibson, Hardeman, Haywood, Henderson, Henry, Lake, Madison, McNairy and Weakley Counties. To find out more information about the organization and how you can help with its efforts, call (731) 422-1816 or visit United Way of West Tennessee’s Website, www.unitedway.tn.org.