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Tickets Available for United Way’s Ninth Annual Red, White and Bayou

Tickets Available for United Way’s Ninth Annual Red, White and Bayou

Tickets are now available for United Way’s signature fundraising event, Red, White and Bayou. Support the local United Way’s impact on the community at this outdoors, casual dinner reflective of the southern coastal culture.

The event is set for Friday, May 11th at the home of Dr. Jim and Sydney Boerner in Murfreesboro, TN. A Premier Reception for sponsors at the $500 level and above will be held at 6:00 p.m. inside the home. An outdoor dinner will follow at 7:00 p.m. The Alley on Main is set to cater this year’s event with a menu consisting of Cajun and bayou inspired specialties.

Dr. Jim and Sydney Boerner, hosts of Red, White and Bayou, said, “We are delighted to host this year’s annual Red, White and Bayou for the United Way. They continue to be dedicated to bettering the lives of Rutherford and Cannon county citizens. United Way certainly fulfills its mission in our community by mobilizing our collective caring power. We invite you to join us in this effort”.

Tickets are $75 each for dinner. Proceeds will benefit the United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties to make an impact in the areas of education, health and financial stability. For tickets, please visit or text the keyword ‘BAYOU’ to 41444.  

The deadline to RSVP is May 4, 2018. For more information, contact Aurelia Holden at (615) 893-7303 ext. 101 or

Red, White and Bayou committee members include: Carrie Beth & Kirk Catron (Chairs), Julie & Matthew Stump (Chairs), Pete Adams, Sydney Boerner, James Calder, Candyce Corcoran, Terry Cunningham, Vicki Eastham, Caroline Howell, Liz Rhea, Terry Schneider, Bobby Smith, Lori Sain Smith, Ashley Stearns and Hanna Witherspoon




About United Way

United Way advances the common good by creating opportunities for a better life for all. United Way focuses on education, health and financial stability – the building blocks for a good quality of life. United Way recruits people and organizations who bring the passion, expertise, and resources needed to get things done through giving, advocating, and volunteering.


Mission Statement

The United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties improves lives by advancing opportunities for education, health and financial stability for all.


Vision Statement

To be the primary community solutions leader for human services.



The United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties is located at 3050 Medical Center Pkwy in Murfreesboro. For more information, please call (615) 893-7303 or visit