UNITED WAY OF SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN PRESENTS 26 at 6 RADIO SHOW WSJM 94.9
“26 at 6” is BACK for a second season! United Way of Southwest Michigan has its very own radio show "26 at 6” that tells 26 stories over 26 weeks of how United Way has impacted lives. Hosted by UWSM president Anna Murphy, “26 at 6” airs every Tuesday at 6 p.m. on 94.9 WSJM.
26 at 6: Turning Outward - Show #1
Anna Murphy, President of United Way of Southwest Michigan, and Rachel Wade, Vice President of Strategy at United Way of Southwest Michigan, talk with Rich Harwood of The Harwood Institute.
26 at 6: UWSM/Van Buren County UW Merger - Show #2
Anna Murphy, President of United Way of Southwest Michigan, discusses the July 1 merger of UWSM and Van Buren County United Way.
26 AT 6: COLLECTIVE IMPACT - Show #3
Rachel Wade, Vice President of Strategy at United Way of Southwest Michigan, and Heather Cole of Be Healthy Berrien explore the power of COLLECTIVE IMPACT.
26 at 6: Volunteer engagement - show #4
Anna Murphy, President of United Way of Southwest Michigan, delves into volunteer engagement.
26 at 6: POP UP GIVING - show #5
Meet the past winners of United Way of Southwest Michigan’s Pop Up Giving and get ready for the fourth installment of our popular funding series.
26 at 6: WHY UNITED WAY? - show #6
Understand WHY WE WORK AT UNITED WAY with Neil Parekh (United Way Worldwide); Dawn Howley, Josh Kirshman and Sharon Polfus (UWSM); Chris Sargent (United Way of Battle Creek & Kalamazoo).
26 at 6: Food insecurities - sHOW #7
Learn how United Way’s partners are addressing hunger needs throughout Southwest Michigan.
26 at 6: School readiness - Show #8
Having a conversation about getting our youth ready for school.
26 at 6: Women leadership - #9
Talking with women leaders from various organizations from our community and what they have learned as well as how they are making an impact.
26 at 6: senior wellness - #10
Having a conversation about senior wellness.
26 at 6: campaign kickoff - #11
Join us as while we talk about United Way kicking off their annual Campaign!
26 at 6: everyday philanthropists - #12
Anna talks about how through United Way, everyday philanthropists can take a big role in solving our area’s most pressing needs.
26 at 6: kid volunteers - #13
Anna meets with student volunteers from Southwest Michigan. They discuss the importance of volunteering and how we learn through service.
26 at 6: family support - #14
Anna meets with United Way’s partners who play a key role in family support.
26 at 6: JOB BARRIERS - #15
Anna talks with our guests about what barriers are to jobs and what our partners are trying to do to help people break down those barriers.
26 at 6: Going Green - #16
Jennifer, United Way Marketing Manager, has a discussion on going green and how our local community is taking steps to help our environment.