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Join the movement to END poverty

Did you know the poverty rate in GSO is 31% above the national average? That means 57,000 people and 25% of children really need your help! We’re creating a bold movement to end local poverty.

Join us and support our partnerships that work together to help:
• Kids succeed in school & life
• Adults learn new skills & land jobs
• Seniors access needed care
• ENTIRE families thrive

Watch our latest videos to see our partnerships in action.

Jan
21
Mon
Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service @ Four Seasons Town Centre
Jan 21 @ 10:30 am – 1:00 pm

Make it a day on, not a day off! United Way has teamed up with The Volunteer Center of Greensboro for the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service on January 21.

Come to Four Seasons Town Centre on Monday, January 21 from 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. to join in the activities!

In addition to the on-site service projects this event will include a nonprofit fair, career fair, community art project, scavenger hunt and student performances.

Let us know you’ll be attending by clicking here!

Feb
23
Sat
Young Leaders Volunteering: Downtown GSO 211 canvasing followed by social at Boxcar Bar + Arcade @ Boxcar Bar + Arcade
Feb 23 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Make a difference & have some fun with fellow members of Young Leaders by volunteering. Meet at Boxcar Bar + Arcade at 11am. Quickly learn about 2-1-1 (a free & confidential information and referral service that connects people to the services they need) and hit the streets to spread the word! Talk to business owners, customers and window-shoppers in downtown GSO about this important service provided by United Way. At noon, meet back up at Boxcar for drinks & games (on own).

What’s 211? Click here to watch a short video!

RSVP here!

The rain date for this event is Saturday, March 2nd, 11am-1pm.

Mar
4
Mon
Alternative Spring Break @ Cool places throughout Greensboro!
Mar 4 – Mar 8 all-day
  • Interested in our Alternative Spring Break program? Click here for more info.
  • Volunteer and unique behind the scenes experiences for local college students.
  • Sponsorship opportunities available.
Mar
13
Wed
ENGAGE @ Kau
Mar 13 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Network with all Affinity Groups.
  • Grab a drink and enjoy free hors d’oeuvres.
  • Mingle with community leaders.
  • Sponsorship opportunities available.
  • More to come!
Apr
8
Mon
National Volunteer Week @ All across Greensboro!
Apr 8 – Apr 12 all-day
  • Daily individual and group opportunities.
  • Get your office or community group involved with a project!
  • Sponsorship opportunities available.
  • More to come!
Apr
28
Sun
Brunch & Bubbles hosted by Young Leaders @ Color Works Meeting Space at Revolution Mill
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
  • Invite young professionals to join Young Leaders Affinity Group for networking opportunities.
  • Sponsorship opportunities available.
  • More to come!
May
20
Mon
Community Speaker Series featuring Ernie Hudson hosted by African American Leadership @ Joseph S. Koury Convention Center
May 20 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
  • Attend and/or ask others to attend.
  • Sponsorship opportunities available.
  • More to come!
Jun
12
Wed
Annual Meeting & Business Update @ United Way Innovation Space
Jun 12 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
  • Attend to get business updates.
  • Sponsorship opportunities available.
  • More to come!
Jun
21
Fri
United Way Worldwide Day of Action @ Various times & locations
Jun 21 all-day
  • Individual and group volunteer opportunities
  • Sponsorship opportunities available.
  • More to come!
Jul
1
Mon
MeaningFULL Meals Summer Food Drive @ Various locations
Jul 1 – Jul 31 all-day
  • Food drive to help stock local shelves that support local kids
  • Ask your office or community group to host a donation box.
  • Sponsorship opportunities available.
  • More to come!

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