United Way’s Women United program recognizes women who are leading the way in making an impact on our community. Women United is a network of philanthropists who recognize and encourage exceptionality in their ability to bring about positive community change.
They achieve these goals through designing and leading an annual, signature volunteer event, giving personally, and leveraging their personal and professional networks for the betterment of those in need in our community.
Your participation in Women United starts with your investment of $2,500 or more to United Way of the National Capital Area. When you make your gift, please indicate that you would like to be included in Women United. After that, we’ll take care of the rest and you’ll
You can make your gift to United Way of the National Capital Area in several ways, including:
1. Through your workplace campaign – Numerous workplaces in the National Capital Area participate in annual United Way workplace campaigns. Ask your payroll department for more information and how to make a donation. This option allows you to donate from each paycheck and spread out your investment.
2. Online – Visit https://unitedwaynca.org/get-involved/donate/ to make your gift online and indicate that you’re interested in becoming a Young Philanthropist.
3. Send us your donation – Checks and pledge forms can be mailed to United Way NCA, Attn. Gabrielle Sherb, 1101 15th NW, Ste. 1000, Washington, DC 20005. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Women United holds events that vary among service and volunteer opportunities, social and networking events, and learning opportunities. Events occur anywhere from one to two times per quarter.