Be a part of changing lives and saving lives in Southwest Alabama when you shop, dine out, or treat yourself at one of the participating merchants on Saturday, August 7, 2021
United Way Day is a one-day fundraiser and awareness campaign for the United Way of Southwest Alabama (UWSWA) led by the retail and service industries. Vendors can feature their businesses while raising awareness and funds for the United Way and its 46 partner agencies. Vendor donations are based on a predetermined offer designed by the vendor in agreement with the UWSWA.
This is the fourth year for United Way Day. In 2020, the United Way Day vendors and their customers raised $25,800 though their special offers. This year, UWSWA hopes to recruit 48 United Way Day vendors to participate in Choctaw, Clarke, Mobile, and Washington Counties. A list of UWSWA United Way Day vendors is below.
Download a list of participating vendors, offers, and locations – 21-UWDay Merchant List 05.07
1 Stop Automotive
1 Stop Automotive will make a donation for every customer on United Way Day.
Clarke County – Jackson
ellenjay will donate 10% of sales or $200, whichever is the greater amount, on United Way Day.
Mayo’s Barber Shop
Mayo’s will donate $0.50 for each hair cut on United Way Day.
McAleer’s Office Furniture Company
McAleer’s Furniture is donating 5% of sales on Friday, August 6th in their Mobile, Alabama and Pensacola, Florida locations.
Rouses will provide tear cards for their customers to add a donation to their total purchase from August 16 through August 29, 2021
Shoe Station (all locations)
Shoe Station will donate $1 for every pair of shoe sold on United Way Day. They will also provide an opportunity for customers to donate when they check out.
United Way Day is a one-day fundraiser and awareness campaign for the United Way ofSouthwest Alabama. The donations are based on a predetermined offer designed by the vendor in agreement with the United Way.
United Way Day will be held on Saturday, August 7, 2021, at retailers and service providers throughout Choctaw, Clarke, Mobile, and Washington Counties.
Donations to United Way Day will be used to fund 12 United Way internal programs and provide grants to 46 partner agencies that comprise the Community Safety-net.
On United Way Day 2020, United Way of Southwest Alabama raised $25,800 through participating vendors and their customers. Funds raised in other service areas were sent to the corresponding United Ways.
United Way Day is becoming Southwest Alabama’s largest one-day shopping & community fundraiser led by the Retail & Service Industries. Vendors can promote their businesses while raising awareness and funds for the United Way and its 46 partner agencies.
For more information or to become a United Way Day vendor, contact Leslie Schraeder at email@example.com or 251.433.3624.