Events

April 2019

  • WIP Food for Thought Lunch - Victims' Rights

    Thursday, April 25, 2019, 12:00pm

    Join WIP for lunch to learn more about South Carolina crime victims' constitutional rights. Expert Panel: Mary Dell Hayes, Executive Director of Sexual Trauma Services Veronica Swain Kunz, Director, Crime Victims' Ombudsman at South Carolina Governor's Office

  • 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.

  • Always United hosts AARP Ride@50 Program Training

    Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 9:00am to 10:30am

    AARP has launched a new transportation pilot program called Ride@50+, developed by AARP and powered by Feonix – Mobility Rising, in Richland and Lexington counties. Join Always United for an in-person training on AARP's program.

May 2019

  • Learning with Leaders: Balancing Health & Work

    Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 5:00pm

        Taking care of your health and overall fitness is a challenge many of us face, and it can be even more difficult for working professionals who can't always find the time or the energy. Pick up some tips from our expert panelists at our May Learning with Leaders:  

  • Community Impact Behind the Scenes: Senior Programs

    Thursday, May 9, 2019, 9:30am to 12:00pm

    Join Always United for it's Community Impact Behind the Scenes event focusing on senior programs offered by United Way's community impact partners. The event will start with agency tours of Lourie Center and Senior Resources where we will learn about the services they provide and the challenges they currently face.

  • 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. Grab your favorite cocktail dress, your best friend and your cell phone and join us for our first time ever at the Columbia Museum o

  • Youth in Transition Training: SafeTALK

    Friday, May 24, 2019, 9:00am to 12:00pm

    Join United Way and the SC Suicide Prevention Coalition for our Youth in Transition SafeTALK training on May 24 from 9 a.m. to noon at United Way of the Midlands.

June 2019

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