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SMCKC Breakfast - United Way GKC Social Media Launch


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  • 1.
  • 2. United Way of Greater Kansas City
    #SMCKC Breakfast
  • 3. Quick Agenda
    About the United Way?
    Our Goal
    Social Media Committee
    Campaign Kickoff
  • 4. Key Impact Areas
    Successful Children, Youth & Families
    Helping children, youth and families attain their full potential.
    Financial Stability
    Assisting people in achieving financial independence and stability.
    Healthy People, Healthy Communities
    Assuring people and their neighborhoods are safe, healthy and thriving.
    Safety Net
    Helping people facing crisis or disaster access timely assistance.
  • 5. A Few of the Results
    • Treatment /advocacy for 4,006 victims of child abuse
    • 6. Shelter and support for 3,401 victims of domestic violence
    • 7. Mentoring / youth development programming for 117,866 children
    • 8. Help for 8,905 low-income adults to get ready for employment
    • 9. Shelter / housing for 3,852 homeless adults and children
    • 10. Medical and dental care for 139,073 adults or children
    • 11. Mental health counseling and support for 9,815 people
    • 12. Support for 10,280 older adults to help them remain in their own homes
  • The 2010 Campaign
    September 8 – November 19
    The Goal: 25,000 New Donors
    How You Can Help:
    Give. Advocate. Volunteer.
  • 13. Live United WeekSept. 27 – Oct. 4
    United We Care – October 4
    Collection Drive for Personal Care Items to be donated to emergency shelters
    Community Wide Jeans Day – September 29
    Encouraging companies to allow employees to allow jeans for an extra $5 donation
    Eat. Drink. Live United. – All week!
    Local companies are donating 10% of the week’s food revenue to United Way.
  • 14. Social Media Committee
    Shannon Schlappi – Locker Partner & Rockdex
    Ramsey Mohsen – Consultant and video-blogger @RamseyM
    Dr. Simon Kuo, Ph.D. – Founder LightThread
  • 15. Social Media Committee
    Shane Adams – Community Manager, AMC Theaters and Asst. Pastor Olathe Community of Christ (@shaneadams)
    Kerstin Deppe – Social Influence Supervisor, NK and Treasurer of #smckc (@KayHasWings)
    Mike Burns – Senior Manager at Perceptive Software and #smckc board member for standards and ethics (@wrytir)
  • 16. Social Media Committee
    Jessica Best – Marketing Manager, emfluence (@bestofjess)
    Zena Weist – Social Media Director H&R Block (@zenaweist)
    Zach Cobb – Owner, Westside Studio@zachishere
  • 17. Social Media Committee
    Jonathan D. MastBlack and Veatch(@JonathanDMast)
    Mark Jorgenson (@ksbigred)US BankCo-chair United Way Campaign
  • 18. Special Thanks!
  • 23. @ChrisKovacNicholson Kovac
  • 24. Current Social Media Initiatives
  • 25.
  • 26. Social Policy and Online Reputation Plan
  • 27. Upgraded Email Capabilities
  • 28. Social Media Monitoring viaRockDex
  • 29. Video Projects
  • 30. Lots of Upcoming Events!
  • 31. Give. Tweet. Volunteer.Thanks for your support!!
  • 32. Advancing the Common GoodCreating opportunities for a better life for all.
    “We all win when a child succeeds in school,
    when a neighborhood turns around,
    when families have good health
    and workers have solid jobs.”
  • 33. Live United
    Underneath everything we are,
    underneath everything we do,
    we are all people.
    Connected, interdependent, united.
    And when we reach out a hand to one,
    we influence the condition of all.
    That’s what it means to live united.
  • 34. United Way 2-1-1
    A three-digit number phone number connecting people with local health and human services 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
    This year, calls have gone up 23%. More than 60% of those calls have been seeking emergency assistance.
  • 35. United Way GKC
    Web –
    Twitter – @unitedwaygkc
    Facebook –
    Youtube – (photos)