United Way’s Emerging Leaders Alliance

Emerging Leaders Alliance is a network of young professionals under 45 who are interested both in philanthropy and in making positive changes in our community. The mission of ELA is to cultivate the next generation of community leaders in Westchester and Putnam Counties, with a focus on philanthropy, community service, as well as professional and personal development.

January Impact Committee Consideration
PROPOSED APPROPRIATION FOR 2019-20 FOR NONPROFIT CAPACITY BUILDING GRANT TO NONPROFIT WESTCHESTER Overview of Item: Launched in May 2012, NonProfit
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United Way’s Hudson Valley 211 Helpline Expands its Text Messaging Capacity
United Way’s Hudson Valley 211 Helpline is increasing the number of hours text messaging is available to better serve the
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‘What Should Women Want from Their Money?’ asks Today Show’s Financial Editor Jean Chatzky at United Way Women’s Leadership Breakfast
White Plains, N.Y, (December 2019) – The award-winning financial editor of NBC’s TODAY Show Jean Chatzky told the audience at
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ALICE $ense Launched
Do you remember when people talked about the “American Dream”? Being able to send your child to college, owning your
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Volunteer Tax Counselors Needed in Putnam
Tax season will soon be here and Hudson Valley C.A.$.H. Coalition is looking for volunteers to help low- to moderate-income
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United Way’s “Take a Walk in Her Shoes” to feature Today Show’s Jean Chatzky and honor Jean Marie Connolly
White Plains, N.Y, (November 2019) – The award-winning financial editor of NBC’s TODAY Show, Jean Chatzky will be the keynote
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Controller Position Available
UNITED WAY OF WESTCHESTER AND PUTNAM, INC. Job Description Position:         Controller Reports to:     Chief Operating Officer Category:       Exempt   Primary
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IBM Team Honored for Mapping Project at United Way Awards Ceremony
Purchase, N.Y, (October 24, 2019) – A team of IBM employees who helped United Way identify gaps in social services
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United Way Announces New Chief Impact Officer Faith Ann Butcher
White Plains, NY (November 2019) – An award-winning journalist and business entrepreneur has been named United Way of Westchester and
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United Way of Westchester and Putnam Raises $75,000 at Annual Golf Outing
White Plains, NY (October 2019)—United Way’s Day of Golf event, held on Sept. 26, 2019, at Mount Kisco Country Club,
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COMMITTEES

Special Events & Fundraising Committee

Plans social, fundraising and other events throughout the year.

Volunteer & Community Outreach Committee

Identifies valuable volunteering opportunities and organizes volunteer events for members to take part in.

Membership Committee

Engages current members and tracks & recruits potential new members.

Marketing & Communication Committee

Promotes the ELA and its events, and creates content for social media, marketing materials and monthly e-newsletter.

BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP

Networking

Access to business leaders, volunteers and other like-minded professionals. A variety of networking events will take place throughout the year.

Volunteering

Participate in hands-on, impactful volunteer activities which are selected based on current issues in the community

Professional and Personal Development

Meet and learn from Westchester’s top executives and community leaders. Opportunity to Chair/Co-Chair one of the committees.

Updates on Current Local Issues

Updates on the biggest issues in the community and how your contributions are making a difference.

Invitations to Exclusive ELA and UWWP Events

All events and activities are exclusive. Members are welcome to bring guests.

JOIN ELA TODAY

For more information on ELA and how to get involved, contact Faith Ann Butcher at fbutcher@uwwp.org.