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.

Jenny Maldonado Awarded a Ruth Taylor Scholarship
United Way of Westchester and Putnam (UWWP) is proud to announce that Jenny Maldonado of Port Chester has been awarded
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Marilyn Thompson Awarded a Ruth Taylor Scholarship
United Way of Westchester and Putnam (UWWP) is proud to announce that Marilyn Thompson of White Plains has been awarded
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Julia Rennert Awarded a Ruth Taylor Scholarship
United Way of Westchester and Putnam (UWWP) is proud to announce that Julia Rennert of Tarrytown has been awarded a
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Nicolette Loaiza Awarded a Ruth Taylor Scholarship
United Way of Westchester and Putnam (UWWP) is proud to announce that Nicolette Loaiza of New Rochelle has been awarded
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Graphic Designer and Digital Content Coordinator Position Available
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United Way’s 211 Helpline Screens EITC Eligibility and Schedules Free Tax Preparation
White Plains, NY (January 31, 2020) – Are you eligible for Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and a larger refund?
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Five New Members Join the United Way Board
White Plains, NY (January 2020) – United Way of Westchester and Putnam announces the appointment of five new members to
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News 12 Spotlights A2i Success in Elmsford
News 12 Westchester’s Samantha Crawford reported that 93% of students in grades K-2 are reading on or above grade-level in the
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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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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.