Thank you greater Greensboro!

Thanks to you, we’re celebrating 100 years of transforming your compassion into community change. We may be a century old, but we aren’t a dusty nonprofit asking for your money just to pass it on to other organizations – check out the BOLD moves we’re making to end local poverty:

How We Got Here – Centennial History

Where We’re Going – Your BOLD Goal

Aug
10
Wed
Virtual: Theories of Change – The Centennial Series, hosted by African American Leadership
Aug 10 2022 @ 12:00 pm – Feb 22 2023 @ 1:00 pm

Theories of Change: The Centennial Series hosted by African American Leadership
Topic: Promoting Adequate, Safe & Affordable Housing & Shelter
August 10  |  12 – 1 p.m.  | Hosted on Zoom | RSVP Here. 


Topic: Promoting Adequate, Safe & Affordable Housing & Shelter

Sep
1
Thu
Centennial Campaign Kickoff and Breakfast Celebration with Community Leaders!
Sep 1 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
To attend United Way’s Centennial Campaign Kickoff and Breakfast Celebration with Community Leaders!

Thursday, Sept. 1, 7:30 to 9 a.m.

Steven Tanger Center for the Performing Arts
300 N Elm Street

RSVP by Aug. 26 by clicking here.

Attendees will enjoy a delicious breakfast, a special musical performance, watch someone win a car, be the first to see United Way’s Centennial Monumnet – a so much more! You will not want to miss this historic occasion!

Sep
2
Fri
100-Years of Good Vibes Concert Series @ Little Brother featuring J. Timber
Sep 2 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Come out to help us celebrate our centennial with J. Timber! Enjoy a specially brewed centennial beer produced in collaboration with Little Brother, Oden, and SouthEnd and we will receive a $1 from each pint – Check out our Facebook event page and let us know you’re coming!

Sep
12
Mon
Annual Community Speakers Series Featuring Stephanie Land @ Grandover Resort
Sep 12 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm


INDIVIDUAL TICKETS: $100 – CLICK HERE TO BUY NOW

Click here for sponsorship opportunities – contact Julie Longmire at 336-378-5023 or julie.longmire@unitedwaygso.org.

You’re invited to join us on September 12, from 11:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Grandover Resort for United Way’s Community Speakers Series. Our featured speaker, Stephanie Land, is the author of MAID, her bestselling autobiography about motherhood, hard work, and navigating poverty which inspired the award-winning Netflix series of the same name. Land writes and speaks to expose systemic issues related to poverty and to empower change. This is your chance to hear her story and inspiring remarks in person… and have lunch!

TOPIC: “Hard work, low pay, and a mother’s will to survive”

September 12, 2021 | 11:00 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Grandover Resort
All event proceeds support United Way’s efforts to END poverty.

Sep
16
Fri
100-Years of Good Vibes Concert Series @ Oden Brewing featuring Wristband
Sep 16 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Come out to help us celebrate our centennial with Wristband! Enjoy a specially brewed centennial beer produced in collaboration with Little Brother, Oden, and SouthEnd and we will receive a $1 from each pint – Check out our Facebook event page and let us know you’re coming!

Sep
23
Fri
100-Years of Good Vibes Concert Series @ SouthEnd Brewing featuring Drew Holgate Band
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Come out to help us celebrate our centennial with the Drew Holgate Band! Enjoy a specially brewed centennial beer produced in collaboration with Little Brother, Oden, and SouthEnd and we will receive a $1 from each pint – Check out our Facebook event page and let us know you’re coming!

Sep
30
Fri
100-Years of Good Vibes Concert Series Featuring KRS One @ Carolina Theatre
Sep 30 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

KRS-One is a legend in the hip hop game – an emcee with both rhymes and reason. His name stands for “Knowledge Reigns Supreme Over Nearly Everyone” which is fitting, because he’s also known as “Teacha.” Make no mistake, you will not want to miss this show! KRS-One is a renowned hip-hop artist, activist, and author who will be in town for one night only, performing his music and spreading a message of peace, love, and unity. This message is at the heart of United Way’s work and we couldn’t think of anyone better to headline our 100 Years of Good Vibes concert series.

BUY TICKETS HERE!

Oct
11
Tue
Affinity Group Centennial Mixers
Oct 11 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

African American Leadership Mixer

Women United Mixer

Young Leaders Centennial Mixer

Oct
12
Wed
Virtual: Theories of Change – The Centennial Series hosted by Advocates UNITED
Oct 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Theories of Change: The Centennial Series hosted by Advocates UNITED
Topic: Promoting Advocacy
October 12  |  12 – 1 p.m.  | Hosted on Zoom | RSVP Here. 


Topic: Promoting Advocacy

Oct
20
Thu
Leadership Centennial Fall Fest @ Summerfield Farms Barn & Rooftop
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Oct
29
Sat
Trunk-or-Treat @ 1500 Yanceyville
Oct 29 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Nov
2
Wed
Tocqueville Centennial Celebration @ Carroll Family Ballroom
Nov 2 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Nov
5
Sat
Volunteer: Centennial Tree Plantings @ Housing Authority Properties in partnership with Greensboro Beautiful
Nov 5 – Nov 6 all-day
Nov
30
Wed
Giving Tuesday
Nov 30 – Dec 1 all-day
Dec
13
Tue
Conversations with Community Leaders, hosted by African American Leadership featuring Angela Williams, President and CEO, United Way Worldwide @ Elm & Bain
Dec 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

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