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  United Way Volunteer · [email protected]
June 15, 2022 at 5:00 PM

June Volunteer Opportunities

Need activities to do this Summer? Volunteer in your community! To view this email as a web page, click here. June is Pride Month June is a month dedicated to celebrating LGBTQ+ individuals – their resilience, their triumphs, and the beauty of the queer community…
  United Way Volunteer · [email protected]
May 18, 2022 at 5:00 PM

May is National Mental Health Awareness Month

Here are some ways you can support others this month in and around Phoenix To view this email as a web page, click here. May is National Mental Health Awareness Month Here are some ways you can support others this month in and around Phoenix. Volunteer to serv…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
May 17, 2022 at 10:42 PM

Our Community Open House was a tremendous success!

Your continued support is very much appreciated. We were excited to welcome so many of our corporate, nonprofit and community partners to our renewed office space at last week's Community Open House! Thank you for helping us celebrate this milestone with Valley o…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
April 5, 2022 at 4:01 PM

Maricopa County Families Need Support. We Need You.

Donate up to $800. Get the full amount back when you file your taxes. To view this email as a web page, click here. 48 Hours of Giving. A Lifetime of Impact. Arizona Gives Day 2022 is here! The two-day fundraising campaign promotes the awareness, impact and crit…
  United Way Volunteer · [email protected]
March 31, 2022 at 5:00 PM

Every Day is Earth Day When You Grow a Garden 🌎🌱

Donate a Garden Kit to Youth in our Community To view this email as a web page, click here. Give the Gift of Growth by Donating a Garden Kit There are countless benefits to gardening – especially for growing and curious minds. Gardening encourages healthy and s…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
March 28, 2022 at 4:00 PM

Mighty Moments – CEO Updates, Volunteer Opportunities, Deadlines and More!

Latest News from Your Valley of the Sun United Way To view this email as a web page, click here. CARLA'S CORNERCarla Vargas Jasa, President and CEO of Valley of the Sun United Way, gives an update on MC2026, our 5-year plan for Mighty Change in Maricopa County. …
  United Way Volunteer · [email protected]
February 3, 2022 at 5:00 PM

7 Unique Ways to Volunteer and Support Children in our Community

Volunteer with United Way To view this email as a web page, click here. Spark a Child's Creativity with Unique Educational Kits You and your team can provide children with fun and hands-on learning opportunities to help them build the skills they need to succee…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
January 26, 2022 at 5:31 PM

The Business Case for DEAI: An Equitable Future for All

Watch the latest STN episode now! To view this email as a web page, click here. “Our focus is to create a more equitable future in this community so everyone can succeed.”  Carla Vargas Jasa, president and CEO of Valley of the Sun United Way | The Community Coll…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
December 23, 2021 at 5:01 PM

You Made 2021 A Year to Remember 🎉

Thank you for joining us to create Mighty Change To view this email as a web page, click here. 2022 is just a few days away, but we didn’t want to ring in the New Year without first looking back at some of the mightiest moments of the year – all of which were a…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
December 10, 2021 at 4:01 PM

Wishing You a Mighty Holiday Season ✨

Happy Holidays from you Valley of the Sun United Way To view this email as a web page, click here. Thank you for helping to make a mighty difference in our community.  We wish you a very happy holiday season and new year.  -Your Valley of the Sun United Way Fa…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
November 5, 2021 at 5:01 PM

An Insider's Look into Valley of the Sun United Way 🔍

See us in the latest issue of Frontdoors Magazine. To view this email as a web page, click here. Happy November! This time of year has us thinking about gratitude and how thankful we are for ALL you do in support of Valley of the Sun United Way and our communit…
  Retire United · [email protected]
October 27, 2021 at 5:40 PM

You’re Invited! Valley of the Sun United Way Senior Connect Educational Series: Presented by Retire United

Dear Retire United Member,   We invite you to participate in two complimentary, virtual, educational sessions!   Ø  Both sessions will be presented online using Zoom. Ø  All you need to connect is a computer, smartphone, tablet, or telephone.  Ø  You do not need a webcam or microphone to…
  Retire United · [email protected]
October 21, 2021 at 4:52 PM

You’re Invited! Valley of the Sun United Way Senior Connect Educational Series: Presented by Retire United

Dear Retire United Member,   We invite you to participate in two complimentary, virtual, educational sessions!   Ø  Both sessions will be presented online using Zoom. Ø  All you need to connect is a computer, smartphone, tablet, or telephone.  Ø  You do not need a webcam or microphone to…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
October 19, 2021 at 4:31 PM

Top Five Reasons to Attend Rally for Mighty Change 📣

You only have two days to RSVP! To view this email as a web page, click here. Hi John,  Rally for Mighty Change is only a few days away, and we’re counting down the hours until we share the stage with community thought leaders creating Mighty Change in Maricopa…
  Retire United · [email protected]
October 15, 2021 at 6:02 PM

You’re Invited! Valley of the Sun United Way Senior Connect Educational Series: Presented by Retire United

Dear Retire United Member,   We invite you to participate in two complimentary, virtual, educational sessions!   Ø  Both sessions will be presented online using Zoom. Ø  All you need to connect is a computer, smartphone, tablet, or telephone.  Ø  You do not need a webcam or microphone to…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
October 8, 2021 at 7:30 PM

Speakers Announced – Rally for Mighty Change 📣

RSVP today! To view this email as a web page, click here. Hi John,  We’re only two weeks away from our big event, Rally for Mighty Change, and we’re thrilled to give you a sneak peek at the speaker lineup.  Don’t miss the opportunity to hear from top corporate…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
September 21, 2021 at 9:30 PM

You’re Invited – Rally for Mighty Change 📣

RSVP today! To view this email as a web page, click here. Hi John,  Join Valley of the Sun United Way as we celebrate your passion and dedication to helping our community build a brighter future and a more inclusive economy for us all. We have set some mighty g…
  United Way Volunteer · [email protected]
September 9, 2021 at 9:00 PM

24 Ways to Make a Difference throughout September 📣

Volunteer with United Way To view this email as a web page, click here. Build Awareness and Encourage Preparedness with these Fun Activities There are many opportunities to create Mighty Change in Maricopa County throughout September.  Whether you’re celebratin…
  United Way Volunteer · [email protected]
August 19, 2021 at 8:00 PM

Assemble Mindfulness Kits for Children in Need 🖍

Volunteer with United Way To view this email as a web page, click here. Help Children Build Confidence by Building Mindfulness Kits There are countless benefits of mindfulness for kids, including increased focus, improved academic performance and decreased stres…
  United Way Volunteer · [email protected]
August 5, 2021 at 4:00 PM

Are You Up for a Challenge? 💪

Donate today to create Mighty Change for our neighbors in need! To view this email as a web page, click here. 2021 Rock Family of Companies Community Challenge is Live! The Rock Family of Companies is back with their sixth annual Community Challenge, which runs …
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
August 2, 2021 at 1:01 PM

Help Us Collect 200,000 Bottles of Water 💧

The Maricopa County Bottled Water Drive is LIVE! To view this email as a web page, click here. Hi John,  As temperatures continue to rise in Maricopa County, so does the need for heat relief resources for our unsheltered neighbors in need.   In collaboration wi…
  Retire United · [email protected]
May 25, 2021 at 6:32 PM

REMINDER! Please join fellow members of Retire United for a special session - Thursday, May 27

Greetings to our Retire United Membership,   Following up on the email below, I truly hope you will join us (virtually) this Thursday,  May 27 at 10:00 a.m. for a special session with Valley of the Sun United Way’s President and CEO, Carla Vargas Jasa.  Carla will provide an exclusive presenta…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
May 20, 2021 at 5:00 PM

Easy Ways to Celebrate Mental Health Awareness Month 💚

Volunteer with United Way To view this email as a web page, click here. May is Mental Health Awareness Month Now more than ever, mental health is a vital part of our overall health and well-being. That’s why health, including mental health, is a key area in MC20…
  Retire United · [email protected]
May 18, 2021 at 10:18 PM

Please join us! Valley of the Sun United Way's New 5-Year Impact Agenda: MC2026

Dear Valley of the Sun United Way Retire United Members,   We hope this message finds you and your loved ones well and feeling more hopeful after an incredibly challenging year for all of us.       Recently, Valley of the Sun United Way celebrated 95 years of service to our community and launc…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
April 15, 2021 at 5:00 PM

This Month, We’re Celebrating You and Our Planet 🌎💙

Volunteer with United Way To view this email as a web page, click here. Volunteers Make the Earth Go Round  We think it’s no coincidence that National Volunteer Appreciation Week (April 18-24) and Earth Day (April 22) are both celebrated in April.  That’s becau…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
April 14, 2021 at 5:01 PM

Tax Deadline EXTENDED: File by 5/17, Get $800 Back in State Taxes

Families need relief, we need you! To view this email as a web page, click here. You Can Create Mighty Change in Maricopa County  Weeks after the Federal tax deadline was extended, Arizona followed suit and matched the 5/17 deadline. That’s an additional month …
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
March 26, 2021 at 10:00 PM

It's time for Mighty Change

Be a force for change in the Valley of the Sun. To view this email as a web page, click here. Mighty Change starts now  Today is the start of an exciting new chapter for Valley of the Sun United Way. We envision a community where every child, family and individu…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
March 16, 2021 at 5:00 PM

Don't Miss Out - Only 10 Days Left to RSVP!

RSVP today! To view this email as a web page, click here. “This last year has taught us a lot. It’s especially taught us that if we pull together for one another, boldly, mighty things are possible.” – Carla Vargas Jasa, President & CEO of Valley of the Sun…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
March 13, 2021 at 5:00 PM

11 Unique Ways to Celebrate Women’s History Month

Volunteer with United Way To view this email as a web page, click here. Women’s History is Our Community’s History  Women’s History Month is a time to celebrate and honor women and their contributions to society. This month, we invite you to honor the accompli…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
February 25, 2021 at 2:00 AM

Be Our Guest: Honoring Our Past, Introducing Our Future

RSVP today! To view this email as a web page, click here. Dear John, You’ve played an instrumental role in our past and present impact in the community, and we are counting on you as we address the vast impacts of COVID-19 and set out on achieving bold goals fo…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
February 10, 2021 at 10:00 PM

11 Ways to Set Love in Motion ❤

Volunteer with United Way To view this email as a web page, click here. Spread the Love While Serving Others! Love is in the air, and we can’t think of a better way to enjoy it than with some creative (and socially distant) activities.  Whether you’re looking …
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
January 13, 2021 at 10:00 PM

13 Ways to Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.

Volunteer with United Way To view this email as a web page, click here. Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. with These 13 Creative Ideas! Martin Luther King Jr. was a social activist and community leader who, with his grand vision and voice, changed the lives of m…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
December 26, 2020 at 1:01 PM

Only 5 Days Left to Give in 2020 💙

Families need our help. We need YOU! To view this email as a web page, click here. It's Not Too Late to Activate Hope for Families in Need Maricopa County families continue to be devastated by the impacts of COVID-19. With cases surging and the community struggl…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
December 17, 2020 at 2:00 PM

End the Year on a High Note with These Creative Activities

Volunteer with United Way To view this email as a web page, click here. 13 Ways to Stay Connected and Engaged During the Holidays! There is no better time than the holiday season to activate hope. Celebrate the good with your family, friends and community by p…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
December 16, 2020 at 10:01 PM

This holiday season, we want to celebrate the good with YOU!

Happy Holidays from your Valley of the Sun United Way Family To view this email as a web page, click here. We celebrate all the good we've shared with so many throughout our 95 years. Wishing you and yours the happiest of holidays, and an abundance of good…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
October 23, 2020 at 2:00 AM

John, Vello Expands to Kids At Home!

☑ Vello Distance Learning & Impact To view this email as a web page, click here. Vello Really Goes The Distance! In response to the COVID-19 health crisis, United Way expanded its reach with the Vello virtual reading program by making 1:1 tutoring sessions…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
October 17, 2020 at 1:00 PM

★ Make A Difference Day is October 24th! ★

Volunteer with United Way To view this email as a web page, click here. Join Us In Observance of  Make a Difference Day! There are several ways you and your family can engage with us virtually!  This "National day of doing good” emphasizes the impact that vol…
  United Way Volunteer · [email protected]
September 10, 2020 at 2:01 AM

★ Volunteer In Observance of 9/11 ★

Volunteer with United Way To view this email as a web page, click here. Volunteer Virtually In Observance of  September 11th Americans across the country are called to volunteer in their local communities in tribute to the individuals lost and injured in the at…
  United Way Volunteer · [email protected]
August 19, 2020 at 9:00 PM

Help Us Stuff The Bus!

We're Collecting School Supplies & Need Your Help To view this email as a web page, click here. Join AZ TV and Valley of the Sun United Way for Stuff the Bus! John,  We're collecting supplies for several school districts across the valley, and we need your …
  United Way Volunteer · [email protected]
August 4, 2020 at 9:00 PM

☑ Volunteer Opportunities

Our Community Needs Us! To view this email as a web page, click here. John, We Need Your Help! During these unprecedented times, we are committed to supporting urgent and emerging needs of Valley families and individuals, and the nonprofits serving them, throug…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
July 29, 2020 at 1:01 AM

Vello Fights Back Against The Slide...

Read Our Blog! To view this email as a web page, click here. Vello Supports Students & Engages Volunteers During Pandemic! With school shutdowns due to the Covid Pandemic, a new learning gap has manifested, which is similar to Summer Learning Loss.  The “Cov…
  United Way Volunteer · [email protected]
July 11, 2020 at 2:00 PM

Let's Talk About Timna!

Valley of the Sun United Way's Volunteer MVP To view this email as a web page, click here. Let's Talk About Timna! John, you receive emails from us every month sharing fun and engaging Volunteer opportunities and much more - however this month, we'd like to rec…
  Volunteer · [email protected]
June 23, 2020 at 10:30 PM

Let's Play Bingo!

Let's Have Fun & Do Good To view this email as a web page, click here. Let's Have Fun & Do Good! Join the United Way's Day of Action by doing good-deeds in our community, and also completing the Family Engagement Bingo Game card for your chance to win a…
  Volunteer · [email protected]
May 7, 2020 at 5:19 PM

☑ New Volunteer Opportunities!

Our Community Needs Us! To view this email as a web page, click here. Volunteer Opportunities During COVID-19 During these unprecedented times, we are committed to supporting urgent and emerging needs of Valley families and individuals, and the nonprofits servi…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
April 17, 2020 at 10:08 PM

Your Donation Could Be Eligible For A NEW Tax Deduction!

To view this email as a web page, click here. We Hope This Message Finds You and Your Loved Ones Safe and Healthy We want to let you know about a NEW tax deduction available through the CARES Act. It’s simple. You can help your Valley neighbors who are dramatic…
  Valley of the Sun United Way · [email protected]
April 10, 2020 at 1:07 AM

We Need Your Support!

To view this email as a web page, click here. We hope this message finds you and your loved ones safe and healthy. During these unprecedented times, it’s more critical than ever to come together as a united community to support one another.   Last week, we pr…
  Volunteer · [email protected]
April 9, 2020 at 5:20 PM

☑ Volunteer Opportunities

Our Community Needs Us! To view this email as a web page, click here. Volunteer Opportunities During COVID-19 During these unprecedented times, we are committed to supporting urgent and emerging needs of Valley families and individuals, and the nonprofits servi…
  Volunteer · [email protected]
February 28, 2020 at 1:30 AM

Join Us For An Alternative Spring Break!

☑ Volunteer With Us To view this email as a web page, click here. Join Valley of the Sun United Way For An "Alternative Spring Break"! "Never doubt that a small group of committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has." – Marg…
  Volunteer · [email protected]
January 25, 2020 at 5:00 PM

John, New Volunteer Opportunities!

Make A Difference In Your Area To view this email as a web page, click here. Make A Difference & Volunteer With Us! Dr. Seuss’s Lorax tells us "Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not." Join United Way and …
  Retire United · [email protected]
January 21, 2020 at 5:00 PM

Retire United Newsletter - January 2020

Volunteer Opportunities, Member Spotlight and More! To view this email as a web page, click here. Retirees Engaged In Improving Our Community. GIVE             VOLUNTEER             ENGAGE John, Welcome To The Retire United Newsletter! Retire United is a g…