Presentation on theme: "What is the United Way 1 Network of more than 1,300 locally run organizations Work to empower individuals and communities across the country."— Presentation transcript:
What is the United Way 1 Network of more than 1,300 locally run organizations Work to empower individuals and communities across the country
Three Core Focus Areas of the United Way Education Income Health 2 These three areas give us the building blocks for a good life. A quality education leads to a stable job, financial stability to meet necessary needs, and good health
FedEx and the United Way Supported for over 30 years One of the best ways to reach the most people in need Provide monetary support Loaned Executives 3
Campaign Dates 4 September 21 – October 30, 2009
2008 Contributions to United Way $15 million nationwide $ 5.4 million in Memphis $ here in our community (fill in blank) 5
6 This Years Goals $ nationwide (fill in blank) $ 5.2 million in Memphis $ here in our community (fill in blank)
7 Our local community is served by (the name of your local United way) The top needs in our area determined by our local United Way are: (contact local United Way for information)
Local United Way Agencies Agency Name 8 Here are some local agencies in our area that are supported by the United Way:
9 FedEx Cares Week FedEx Cares Week (September 21 – 27, 2009) Founded to support the United Way campaign Team members volunteer to work at a local United Way agency for a day during the week. This effort is organized and supported by FedEx and is only for FedEx team members Creates awareness and educates team members on the work of the United Way Our FedEx Cares Day is To participate in our FedEx Cares Day go to fedexcares.com and click on volunteer
10 United Way Day of Caring A day organized and sponsored by the United Way Held at local agencies in your community Other organizations in your community participate Our Day of Caring is To volunteer see
11 fedexcares.com New website that houses the following information: United Way information, forms, etc. FedEx Cares Week Volunteer Management system New system allows us to track team members volunteer hours!
12 Contact your local FedEx United Way coordinator Questions?