United Way Day

United Way Day 2021

United Way Day Donation QR CodeSHOP. 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 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 07.30

2021 United Way Day Vendors

1 Stop Automotive - Jackson AL

1 Stop Automotive

Donating $5 for every customer they service on United Way Day.

  • (251) 247-1166

Clarke County – Jackson

Ashland Gallery

Ashland Gallery

Hosting an in-store silent auction between August 3 – 7 to win a Kathy Whitinger Mardi Gras Print. Auction proceeds will be donated.  

Mobile County

BoxDrop Mattress of Mobile

BoxDrop Mattress of Mobile

Donating 15% of sales on United Way Day.

Mobile County

Coastal Makers

Coastal Makers

Hosting an open paint day from 10AM to 1PM and will provide an opportunity for painters to donate.

Mobile County

Cooper Restuarants

Cooper Restaurants – BLUEGILL Restaurant, Felix’s Fish Camp, and Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse

Providing an opportunity for customers to add a donation to their bill.

Baldwin County

Mobile County

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ellenjay

ellenjay will donate 10% of sales or $200, whichever is the greater amount, on United Way Day.

Mobile County

Firehouse Wine Bar and Shop

Offering a United Way Day Sparkling Sorbet Float for $7 in Lemon, Strawberry, or Raspberry Sorbet with Cava or Sparking Rose toppers. Donating $3 or each drink sold. 

Mobile County

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Food Champs

Food Champs will provide a donation bucket at each register and provide a table to ask for donations.

Mobile County

Goodwill Gulf Coast

Goodwill Gulf Coast

Goodwill will provide a donation jar at check out on United Way Day.

Mobile County

Hero's

Heroes Sports Bar & Grille

Heroes is donating $100 for each location. They are also hosting a raffle for a $100 gift card on United Way Day for customers.

Mobile County – Downtown and West Mobile locations

Joe Bullard Automotive – INFINITI of Mobile, Jaguar Gulf Coast, Joe Bullard Acura, Joe Bullard Cadillac, Joe Bullard Ford, and Land Rover Gulf Coast

Donating $100 for each car sold and nd $10 from each service at INFINITI, Cadillac, Ford, Jaguar, Land Rover, Acura on United Way Day.

Mobile County

Classic Cars

Keith Kingan’s Classic Cars

Keith Kingan’s Classic Cars will donate $50 for every car sold on United Way Day

Mobile County

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Mayo’s Barber Shop

Mayo’s will donate $0.50 per hair cut given on United Way Day.

  • (251) 473-4321

Mobile County

McAleer's Office Furniture

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.

Mobile County

Mission Fitness

A Ride Day/Spin class and yoga for $15. Mission will match the class fees and donate 100% to United Way.

Mobile County

Oyster City Brewing Company

Will provide donation opportunity to customers

Mobile County

Palmer's

Palmer’s Airport Hyundai / Palmer’s Toyota Superstore

Donating $100 for each car sold on United Way Day.

Mobile County

Penelope's Closet

Penelope’s Closet

Penelope’s Closet will provide a donation jar at check out on United Way Day.

Mobile County

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Phin’s Apparel / Calagaz Printing

Phin’s will donate $1 for every shirt they sell on https://phinsapparel.com or at one of the vendors that carries their brand.

Mobile County

Post / O’Daly’s Irish Pub / Dauphin Street Blues Company / Draft Picks

Donating 10% of sales on United Way Day.

Mobile County

Regina's Kitchen

Regina’s Kitchen

Regina’s Kitchen will donate 10% of sales on United Way Day.

  • (251) 438-7955

Mobile County

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Rouses Markets

Rouses will provide tear cards for their customers to add a donation to their total purchase from August 16 through August 29, 2021

Baldwin County

Mobile County

Sai's Hair Studio

Sai’s Hair Studio

Sai’s will provide a donation jar at check out on United Way Day

  • 251.653.7997

Mobile County

Shoe Station (all 21 Southeast 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.

Baldwin County

Mobile County

Simply Sweet

Simply Sweet is donating $100 and providing a jar for customer donations at checkout.

Mobile County

Soul Caffeine Coffee House

Soul Caffeine Coffee House

Soul Caffeine will donate 20% of sales from United Way Day

Baldwin County

Mobile County

Taco Mama

Donating 10% of sales after 3PM on Monday, August 9, 2021

Mobile County: Midtown Mobile

The Learning Tree

The Learning Tree

The Learning Tree will donate the proceeds from their students’ lemonade stand

Mobile County

Wilson Dismukes

Wilson Dismukes Parts & Equipment

Wilson Dismukes will donate 1% of their gross sales on United Way Day. They will also provide an opportunity for their customers to add a donation to their tickets.

Mobile County

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.

Become a 2021 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.

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