Young Leaders is a group of young professionals who have an interest in supporting our community through
Mobilize the young professionals in your organization and become a part of United Way of Greater Cleveland’s mission to advance health, education and income in our community. Through launching a Young Leaders chapter, your company can establish itself as a leading corporate partner and demonstrate an ongoing commitment to United Way and our community. Don’t miss this opportunity for your employees to engage in volunteer events, develop leadership skills, and enhance goodwill and community exposure! Contact your United Way representative or Audrey Houseman at 216-436-2100 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Days of Caring
Promote volunteerism among your young professionals! United Way offers a unique, fun and easy-to-manage volunteer experience. If you are interested in coordinating a group volunteer project, just contact your
Keep connected with e-mail communications
Obtain a distribution list (e-mail addresses) from your human resources department of all the young professionals at your organization. United Way and Young Leaders use electronic means of communication to inform young professionals about our programs and upcoming events. Asking for a distribution list will enable
Recognition or Leadership Lunch
Ask your CEO to host a lunch for all Young Leaders members that either currently give at the leadership level ($1,000 annually or above) or that have potential to give at this level. Ask the CEO to speak at this lunch about the importance of community involvement and
Who doesn't like a good competition? Competitions can be held with neighboring organizations or similar organizations (ex: Bank X v. Bank Y). Competitions can be based on Young Leaders membership numbers, dollars raised, number of leadership donors, percentage of participation or any other creative idea you can come up with.
Be a part of the Young Leaders momentum by volunteering as a member of the Young Leaders Cabinet or Special Events Committee
How to get started