United Way of Southwest Alabama’s Emerging Leaders are tomorrow’s community leaders and philanthropists. United Way gives them the chance to serve, connect, and grow. Membership benefits include invitations to special Emerging Leaders Society only events, special professional development luncheons with community leaders, hands-on volunteer opportunities, and the ability to connect and engage with other professionals who have the same passion and philanthropic drive. Eligible members are young professionals between the ages of 21 and 40 who support United Way by making an annual minimum gift of $250 or volunteer 12 hours of community service per year through United Way’s Volunteer Connect.
Founded in 2002, Women United harnesses the power and dedication of women leaders in our area to transform our communities in Southwest Alabama. By joining Women United, you’ll become part of a community of like-minded women who contribute their personal passions, inspired ideas, and unique strengths to the mission of building stronger communities.
You’ll make a difference through volunteer opportunities within the community alongside others who share your passion. As part of the organization, you’ll have opportunities to network and collaborate with key business and community leaders. Membership is gained by donating a gift of $1,000 or more annually or $1,500 combined with a spouse.
The Alexis de Tocqueville Society of Southwest Alabama is comprised of local leaders and community philanthropists who are committed to impacting the quality of life in the community. Since its inception in 1991, de Tocqueville Society members have donated approximately $7.5 million to United Way of Southwest Alabama. These funds are strategically invested to create measurable and lasting change in our community’s most urgent issues. Alexis de Tocqueville Society members contribute $10,000 or more annually to United Way. Learn about the Alexis de Tocqueville Society Step Up Program by contacting us.