Women's Leadership Council

Join United Way of DeKalb County’s Women’s Leadership Council (WLC) to:

Experience a powerful collaboration of women committed to improving the quality of life in DeKalb County.

What is the goal of WLC?

Our goal is to educate, engage, and empower a powerful, passionate network of women who strengthen our community through focused investment of their time, talent, and resources.

Why join WLC?

  • Leverage the collective power of women giving to United Way of DeKalb County
  • Network with other community-minded women to address issues facing our community
  • Volunteer for projects that directly impact community needs
  • See first-hand how your investment is improving lives in DeKalb County
  • Be part of a nationally-recognized group of dedicated female philanthropists
  • Learn about the real needs and issues affecting our community
  • Access learning opportunities about philanthropy, advocacy, and volunteerism

What is your role as a WLC member?

  • Be an ambassador by attending our event and inviting your friends and colleagues to join
  • Be an advocate for local issues by engage decision makers and policy leaders
  • Be a leader in advancing the work of United Way
  • Be a participant by making a personal commitment of time, talent, and resource

Annual WLC Membership Options:

  • A combined household gift through United Way’s Annual Campaign qualifies you for membership
  • Sustaining Member: $1,000
  • Supporting Member: $500
  • Active Member: $250
  • Emerging Member: $100

Upcoming WLC events:


For more information, contact Kirby at 260.927.0995 ext. 11 or kirby@unitedwaydekalb.org