stats from 2023 Mom & Baby Care Drive
Tuesday, May 16, 2023
Our 2023 UWSC Mom & Baby Care Drive which was held April 1- April 30, collected 5,291 diapers and 879 items of  baby wipes feminine products, and personal care items for moms, with donations totaling $5,382.95. Nineteen volunteers picked up, sorted, counted, documented and delivered these much needed supplies to 12 partner agencies who serve…
The Giver of Happiness poem by Wendell Wilkie Newsome
Tuesday, May 16, 2023
United Way Agency, Mid-Cumberland Human Resource Agency, recently shared this poem with us written by one of their clients for the Meals-on-Wheels program. We wanted to share it with you so you could see how much your support of United Way of Sumner County means to those directly benefitting from our partner agencies' work!
Jeff Shannon, Erin Birch, Michele Owens photo at Whin
Tuesday, May 16, 2023
pictured (l-r): Jeff Shannon, Whin; Erin Birch, UWSC; Michele Owens, First Horizon Bank   Servant leadership is at the heart of how United Way of Sumner County operates. United Way Board Officer, Michele Owens, exemplifies that spirit in all that she does for our organization. Owens, currently serving as Secretary of the Board, has the…
Wednesday, April 12, 2023
The Second Harvest School Backpack program sends backpack food bags home with students over the weekend when school meals are not available.  The program ensures that kids won't go hungry and will come back to school ready to learn on Monday.  These are some of the comments from area teachers/administrators regarding the program: "A student had…
headshot Norman Rubio
Tuesday, April 11, 2023
United Way of Sumner County operates under the leadership of a volunteer Board of Directors, but these servant leaders do more than attend board meetings. UWSC Board Member, Norman Rubio, has served this non-profit on many levels. Norman joined the board of directors in 2017, and in 2020, served as Board Chairman and as a member of the Executive…
Small Business Big Impact
Thursday, March 16, 2023
Workplace Giving campaigns are an important part of fundraising for United Way of Sumner County.  But, did you know that you don't have to be part of a corporate Workplace Giving Campaign to participate in easy automatic monthly contributions to UWSC?  If you are a small business owner or self-employed, or your company doesn't offer payroll…