thank you south mississippi

Because of your support UWSM has given over $438K in COVID-19 relief and $430K in CI grants. To learn how you and your business can get involved with campaign click here.

united way of south mississippi organizational diversity statement

The mission of United Way of South Mississippi is to support the health, education, and financial stability of every person in every community, especially those in need. We recognize that each individual brings a unique perspective and experience which contributes to the advancement of our mission. We embrace this rich and sociological diverse backdrop to broaden our understanding and acceptance of those we seek to serve.

Total books given out to date through Dolly Parton's Imagination Library

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About United Way of South Mississippi

United Way strives to improve the quality of life in South Mississippi by focusing on creating measurable outcomes in the areas of education, health and financial stability.  Our goal is to create long-lasting changes that prevent problems from happening in the first place.  We invite you to join the thousands of South Mississippians who have already committed to LIVE UNITED by investing in our community, by speaking up for the issues that matter, and by volunteering to help others.  Together, we can make South Mississippi’s tomorrows brighter today!


2022 Dragon Boat Festival: Full Throttle

Dragon boats will be in the water again in 2022! The seventh annual Gulf Coast Dragon Boat Festival, a key fundraiser for UWSM, will be held at The Dock on Seaway Road in Gulfport on Friday, April...

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