Events

March 2019

  • WIP Food for Thought Breakfast - Will University

    Thursday, March 21, 2019, 8:00am to 9:00am

    Join Women in Philanthropy's Will University on Thursday, March 21 for our Food for Thought breakfast from 8-9 a.m. as we celebrate 15 years of impact via the United Way of the Midlands WIP Endowment Fund! The breakfast will be held at the Central Carolina Community Foundation’s (CCCF) brand new office space (BullStreet District, 2142 Boyce St, Suite 402 // Columbia, SC 29201).

  • Sweat Cycle Class & Mimosas

    Saturday, March 23, 2019, 10:45am

    Come join YLS for a cycle class at Sweat by Jamie Scott Fitness on Saturday March 23rd from 10:45-11:30am, after class we’ll "cheers" our hard work with mimosas in the lobby. Cost of the class is $15 with proceeds going to benefit Be A Book Bunny.

  • Caffeinated Conversations

    Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 7:45am

    Caffeinated Conversations: Small Business, Big Reach: Making the Most of Your Advertising Budget Join United Way's Small Business Alliance for this quarter's Caffeinated Conversations on Wednesday, March 27 at 7:45 a.m. 

  • WIP on the Town at Wine and Design

    Wednesday, March 27, 2019, 6:00pm

    Get ready for an exciting new event as we make 2019 WIP's best year yet!

April 2019

  • Tune Up Tuesdays with SBA

    Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 5:00pm to 7:00pm

    Join our Small Business Alliance (SBA) for a networking happy hour event on Tuesday, April 2 from 5 - 7 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton. Here, you'll have the chance to meet our SBA members and other local professionals and business owners to share ideas and sharpen your saw. 

  • Always United Travels

    Tuesday, April 2, 2019, 5:30pm to 7:00pm

    Join Always United for a presentation from AAA's partner Insight Vacations. Here, you'll learn about different options to travel the world.

  • Cocktails and Conversations

    Thursday, April 4, 2019, 5:30pm

    Young Leaders Society and Tocqueville donors, join us for this exclusive event on Thursday, April 4 from 5:30 -8:30 pm. Mix and mingle with other United Way leadership donors and enjoy a delicious farm-to-table dinner at City Roots. Limited seating. RSVP below.

  • 2019 Volunteer Week

    Monday, April 8, 2019, 8:15am to Friday, April 12, 2019, 8:15am

    United Way Volunteer Week is an annual event honoring National Volunteer Week and will be held April 8 – 13, 2019.

  • YLS Happy Hour: Hendrix

    Tuesday, April 16, 2019, 5:00pm

    Join us for our April Happy Hour on the rooftop at Hendrix!

  • Always United hosts AARP CAREversations

    Saturday, April 27, 2019, 11:30am to 1:00pm

    Join Always United as they host CAREversations presented by AARP representatives on Saturday, April 27 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at United Way of the Midlands.

May 2019

  • Always United Member Enrichment: How to Downsize & Feel Good About It

    Thursday, May 23, 2019, 11:30am to 1:00pm

    Join us Always United on Thursday, May 23 from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm for a fun conversation with Candy Waites, President of Seniors on the Move. Candy will share tips on how to organize and declutter your possessions, the positives in downsizing and what to do with all your "stuff." 

  • Power of the Purse

    Thursday, May 23, 2019, 6:30pm

    Power of the Purse is turning SWEET 16 this year, and we are so excited to celebrate by rolling out the pink carpet (literally!) for our donors and their guests made possible by Bank of America (our fabulous Pink Carpet Sponsor). Grab your favorite cocktail dress, your best friend and your cell phone and join us for our first

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