Author: Leslie Schraeder

United Way of Southwest Alabama / Articles posted by Leslie Schraeder

In today’s increasingly digital world, let’s ‘Stand Up and Speak Up’ for unity. We’re all part of this interconnected world, with content accessible at the click of a button. It’s our shared responsibility to champion digital inclusion.

November 13th – 17th marks Recite Me’s Accessibility To Me Awareness Week, a key date in our calendar where we celebrate accessibility and share with others how we can champion inclusion.

Nichole A. Edwards stands as a dedicated and dynamic force for positive change. As a Senior Market Advisor at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama, Nichole’s job focus centers on cultivating community relationships and establishing business partnerships within the Medicare community. However, her commitment to serving her community goes far beyond her professional responsibilities.

United Way of Southwest Alabama (UWSWA) is excited to invite 501(c)3 nonprofit health and human services agencies in Choctaw, Clarke, Mobile, and Washington counties to apply for partnership and program funding for the year 2024-2025. If your organization is a 501(c)3 and your mission aligns with the United Way of Southwest Alabama’s Building Blocks for a Better Life – Education, Health, Financial Stability, or Essentials, we encourage you to participate in this partnership opportunity.

Pizza Hut, in partnership with the United Way of Southwest Alabama (UWSWA), is set to host an exciting fundraising event that will tantalize taste buds and touch hearts. Slice of Change promises a delectable dining experience with a purpose. For one day only, on Tuesday, October 24th, Pizza Hut (located at 1866 Government Street, Suite A) will transform into a hub of charitable activity. With every order placed, a generous 20% of the proceeds will be donated to the UWSWA, supporting their vital initiatives and partner agencies to uplift the local community.

Resource Development Blog
By: Kimberly Bell, Manager of Resource Development

A Day in the Life of Resource Development

These days, we are all so BUSY, but what are we actually busy doing. In this fast paced world, it is easy to be bogged down in tasks that do not necessarily help us progress towards a greater goal. So many things seem more important than making a difference. As a member of the resource development team, my day to day is no different.

Do you want to join the team?