Mission: Women United maximizes women’s leadership in philanthropy by engaging and educating its membership, increasing charitable contributions, and strengthening our community through the impact of collective giving to support human services. We are committed to:
All participants must be women who are at least registered as Contributing Members. There are additional membership options available for both individuals and businesses, so click here to view our Membership page. We also welcome members to join one of our Committees.
Women United was established by community women in partnership with United Way-Thomas Jefferson Area. United Way provides support services such as staffing, mailing, computer, telephone, and accounting for Women United, but receives no contributions from Women United.
Giving to Women United does not represent giving to United Way. United Way provides information and expertise about local needs and programs to Women United, but does not determine how Women United funds are spent. Only Donor Members can vote on funding decisions.
Women United Donor Gifts will establish and encourage the growth of the Women United Collective Fund, which supports human service needs in our community. Donor Members will research options on proposed uses of the Fund and will determine, by voting, allocation of the Fund.
No. Women United gifts must go to the Women United Collective Fund. Donor Members will research options on proposed uses of the Fund and will determine, by voting, allocation of the Fund.
Women United benefits its Members as it benefits the community. Participants have the opportunity to: