United Way Day

United Way Day 2023

SHOP. DINE OUT. TREAT YOURSELF. CHANGE LIVES. 

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 Friday, June 9 and Saturday, June 10, 2023

The United Way of Southwest Alabama (UWSWA) is pleased to announce the sixth annual United Way Day, a two-day fundraiser and awareness campaign on June 9 and June 10, 2023. Led by the retail and service industries, United Way Day encourages people to shop, dine out, or treat themselves at participating merchants in Southwest Alabama, all while making a difference in their community.

By shopping at participating merchants on United Way Day, customers not only support local businesses but also help increase their donations to UWSWA. Each participant will donate an amount based on a sales component of his or her business to the UWSWA. Since its inception in 2018, United Way Day has raised over $84,116 for UWSWA and its 46 partner agencies.

2023 United Way Day Flyer – Download the 23-UWDay flyer

2023 United Way Day Poster – 23-United Way Day General Poster

Download a list of participating vendors, offers, and locations:

  • United Way Day Vendors in Mobile County – available soon
  • Download a United Way Day Poster (Mobile) – 23-UWDay Poster MOBILE
  • United Way Day Vendors in Clarke and Washington Counties – available soon
  • Download a United Way Day Poster (Clarke & Washington) – 23-UWDay Poster CC&W

2023 United Way Day Vendors

Innova Arts

Mobile – 1803 Old Shell Road
Donating 10% of sales on June 10 or $200

Business hours are 10AM to 3PM

John Cauley Jeweler

Mobile – 15 Upham Street
Donating 10% of daily sales on June 9 and June 10.
Business hours are 10AM to 5PM

Penelope's Closet

Mobile – 2907 Old Shell Road, 36606
A collection jar will be available for customers to make donations at checkout.

Roosters Latin American Food

Mobile Midtown- 211 Dauphin Street, 36602
Donated $100

Mobile – 41 W I-65 Service Road North, #150
Customers will be able to make direct donations through Venmo or text-to-give.

Mobile Midtown- 2534-A Old Shell Road
Donating 10% of sales on Spirit Night
(Monday, June 5 from 3PM to 9PM)

The Haberdasher

Mobile – 113 Dauphin Street, 36602
Donating $100

United Way Day is a two-day fundraiser and awareness campaign for the United Way of Southwest 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 Friday, June 9 and Saturday, June 10, in Mobile County, at retailers and service providers throughout Southwest Alabama

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.

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.

Become a 2023 United Way Day Vendor

For more information or to become a United Way Day vendor, contact Leslie Schraeder at lschraeder@uwswa.org or 251.433.3624.