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, NonProfitRead more.
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 theRead more.
‘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 atRead more.
ALICE $ense Launched
Do you remember when people talked about the “American Dream”? Being able to send your child to college, owning yourRead more.
Volunteer Tax Counselors Needed in Putnam
Tax season will soon be here and Hudson Valley C.A.$.H. Coalition is looking for volunteers to help low- to moderate-incomeRead more.
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 keynoteRead more.
Controller Position Available
UNITED WAY OF WESTCHESTER AND PUTNAM, INC. Job Description Position: Controller Reports to: Chief Operating Officer Category: Exempt PrimaryRead more.
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 servicesRead more.
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 andRead more.
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,Read more.
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.
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
Access to business leaders, volunteers and other like-minded professionals. A variety of networking events will take place throughout the year.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.