Women's Leadership Council

Developing women's leadership through philanthropy and engagement.

The Women's Leadership Council (WLC) in Westmoreland, Fayette and Southern Armstrong Counties unites women donors in a powerful network for change.
Our members donate at least $1,000 annually. At least half of membership gifts support our signature program, Open Your Heart to a Senior. Members also have the option to designate half of their gift to a United Way partner.

Women's Leadersihp Council is proudly supported by:

 

MEMBER BENEFITS

Our members enjoy opportunities to:

Network with other local businesswomen and community leaders
Participate in exclusive events and high-impact volunteer opportunities
Underwrite and mentor the annual YWCA Westmoreland Rising Star award/ee
Engage in making a better life for all in our community

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OUR EVENTS

 

 

Sips & Snaps Summer Networking Event
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 WLC Annual Meeting
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 Shop & Share the Season
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MEMBER SPOTLIGHT

Helping Those Who Are Forgotten
“United Way serves so many who are often forgotten. I’m proud to support that work.”

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JOIN US

We offer special giving options to new members, allowing them to commit to membership over a period of time or get introduced to WLC through a unique mentorship with a current member.

STEP-UP PROGRAM
New members commit to incrementally increase their Women's Leadership Council gift, building to a full $1,000 annual donation over three or five years.
Women enrolled in step-up programs are recognized as full members from year one, with access to all member benefits.

  Three Year Plan   Five Year Plan
  Year 1  -  $500   Year 1  -  $500
  Year 2  -  $750   Year 2  -  $600
  Year 3  -  $1,000   Year 3  -  $700
    Year 4  -  $850
    Year 5  -  $1,000


TOGETHER LEADING

ToGetHer Leading allows a current WLC member to sponsor a young professional woman of promise, 35-years-old or younger, and introduce her to all that WLC has to offer. 
Members can be a sponsor for up to two years with an additional gift of $500 per year, supporting a young woman of their choosing.

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