Philanthropic 5 Awards

The Emerging Leaders honored the Philanthropic 5 and Philanthropic Youth on August 16. You can still be inspired by the awardees and hear their stories on the Living Local podcast.
   


Women United Mentoring

   
Share your professional experience and talent to help a student build confidence and pursue a bright future! Join Women United in support of James Madison Academic Campus. Read about one volunteerís experience meeting with sophomore girls to discuss professionalism, resumes, and interviews. Learn more and register.


Sign Up for Emerging Readers

Last chance: sign up for Emerging Readers by August 31. You will buy books for a child four times this school year. The program, hosted by the Emerging Leaders, delivers books to children in programs at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Milwaukee, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee, COA Youth & Family Centers, Penfield Children's Center, and the United Community Center.
   




Upcoming Opportunities


Danishes & Diversity
Join the Diversity Leadership Society for a breakfast to learn about the network and its work reducing barriers to employment.

Mon, September 10
7:45AM - 9:00AM
Radio Milwaukee - 220 E Pittsburgh Ave, Milwaukee
Email Samantha Mitchell to register.


IT United Member Connect
Join IT United for an expert panel on Blockchain: Evolution, Innovation, & Social Impact. Thanks to GE Healthcare and MillerCoors for sponsoring!

Thu, September 13
5:30PM - 7:00PM
Johnson Controls Volunteer Center - 200 W. Pleasant Street, Milwaukee
Register.


Volunteer for Job Seminars
Use your skills and professional expertise to serve as a resume and/or interview coach at an upcoming job seminar. You can make a big difference in helping a job seeker get hired.

Tues, September 18 - Menís Job Seminar Milwaukee
Fri, September 28 - Womenís Job Seminar Waukesha
Thurs, November 1 - Womenís Job Seminar Milwaukee
Learn more and register.


Chuckle and Chip In
Join LINC†for a ComedySportz Milwaukee match and pack dental hygiene kits for United Way partners. Thank you to Harley-Davidson Motor Company for sponsoring!

Thu, September 27
5:30PM - 8:00PM
ComedySportz - 420 S. 1st Street, Milwaukee
Register.


United We Dine
Make plans to dine out on Wednesday, October 3. Participating restaurants will donate 10% or more of that day's sales to United Way. Check back often for the growing list of restaurants, updated weekly.
Check out our blog to read why Sobelmans is a proud participant in United We Dine.


Retire United Connection: Navigating Senior Living and Care
Join Retire United to debunk the myths around long-term care. Attendees will gain the knowledge needed navigate the world of senior housing and care. Attend for yourself or for someone you love. Open to all ages.
Thank you to Vesta Senior Network for sponsoring the event!

Fri, October 5
10:00AM - 12:00 PM
Johnson Controls Volunteer Center - 200 W. Pleasant Street, Milwaukee
Register.


SPREE
Women United is hosting a one-of-a-kind luxury shopping experience with a collection of select locally-based, women-owned retailers. Proceeds will benefit United Way's†Community Fund.

Thu., November 8
6:00PM - 9:00PM
Harley-Davidson Museum - 400 West Canal Street, Milwaukee
Buy your ticket.


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