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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.

Apr
8
Mon
National Volunteer Week @ All across Greensboro!
Apr 8 – Apr 12 all-day

Are you looking for ways to serve your community? Roll up your sleeves and join us for National Volunteer Week, April 8-12. United Way of Greater Greensboro, The Volunteer Center and many partner agencies are pleased to provide you with a variety of ways to give and volunteer your time.

  • Daily individual and group opportunities.
  • Get your office or community group involved with a project!
  • Sponsorship opportunities available.

Click here to view volunteer opportunities & sign up! 

Apr
9
Tue
Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day benefiting United Way @ Ben & Jerry's
Apr 9 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Ben & Jerry's Free Cone Day benefiting United Way @ Ben & Jerry's

April 9th is Ben & Jerry’s Free Cone Day benefiting United Way!

Ben & Jerry’s wants to say thank you with FREE ice cream. We are excited to be a partner for the fourth year in a row.

Free Cone Day will take over the central plaza of Friendly Center and will feature outdoor games, a DJ, and appearances by special guests.

There will be an opportunity to make a donation to United Way during the event, and 100% of donations received will be given to support United Way’s efforts to end poverty.

Apr
28
Sun
Brunch & Bubbles hosted by Young Leaders @ Color Works Meeting Space at Revolution Mill
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Join United Way’s Young Leaders for their 2nd Annual Brunch & Bubbles!

Brunch & Bubbles is an annual event open to everyone.

Young Leaders invite you to enjoy mimosas, shrimp and grits, gourmet waffles, bingo, Jenga and corn hole.

Make new connections with caring community professionals.

This year’s event will take place on Apr. 28, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Revolution Mill Color Works Meeting Space.

Proceeds will benefit United Way’s Family Success Centers.

Tickets are $30 each or two for $50. Click here to purchase your tickets before April 21!

Sponsorship opportunities available.

This event is made possible through generous sponsorship by Concrete Express, Proctor and Gamble, Pepper Moon Catering and Lincoln Financial. 

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

Visit unitedwaygso.org/speakerseries for more information & to purchase tickets!

You’re invited to join us May 20 for United Way’s Community Speakers Series hosted by African American Leadership featuring keynote speaker Ernie Hudson, a beloved Hollywood icon known for numerous movie, television and stage roles.  He will share his amazing personal story of overcoming odds and adversity.

Learn more about the Keynote Speaker, Ernie Hudson, below.

Monday, May 20, 2019
11:00 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Doors open at 11 a.m. Lunch served at 11:30 a.m.
Koury Convention Center
3121 W. Gate City Blvd., Greensboro

Click here to RSVP and purchase tickets.
Click here to see sponsorship opportunities for the event.
For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Julie Longmire-Dauray at 336-378-5023 or julie.longmire@unitedwaygso.org.

Event proceeds support programs that help end local poverty.

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!
Aug
22
Thu
ENGAGE @ BRAVO! Cucina Italiana
Aug 22 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Network with all Affinity groups.
  • Grab a drink and enjoy free hors d’oeuvre.
  • Mingle with community leaders.
  • Sponsorship opportunities available.
  • More to come!
Sep
27
Fri
Community Celebration @ Revolution Mill
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
  • Get your office, family and friends involved!
  • Sponsorship opportunities available.
  • More to come!
Oct
26
Sat
Trunk or Treat hosted by Young Leaders @ Parking Lot at United Way
Oct 26 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join us for Young Leader’s annual Trunk-or-Treat!

Sunday, October 28, 2019  | 2 – 4 p.m. | 1500 Yanceyville Street

Join Young Leaders and decorate your trunk in a festive, fall fashion and hand out treats for children in our community! This event is free and open to the public.

Trunk-or-Treat is a safe alternative to trick-or-treating that brings the community together.

VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED to host and decorate trunks, greet families, organize car parking, host games & more! Sign up link coming soon.

Click here to view photos from last year’s event.

Sponsorships available!

 

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