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WLC Rock the CATWALK 2013WLC Rock the CATWALK 2013 

On April 11 over 450 attendees enjoyed an evening of fashion and compassion! The event was presented by United Way of Greater Cleveland's Women's Leadership Council. Party-goers enjoyed a festive evening at Public Hall in downtown Cleveland. The event raised more than $90,000. Proceeds from the event will help advance education, income and health in our community.

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WLC Volunteers at WSCH Sisterhood ProgramWLC Volunteer Project with the WSCH Sisterhood Program 

On October 20, members of the United Way Women’s Leadership Council participated in a Day of Caring with the Sisterhood Program at the West Side Community House. Participants, along with students from Sisterhood and their family members, screened the film Miss Representation. View photos from this event >>

Dr. Roizen with Speaker Series guest from Medical MutualWLC Speaker Series June 2012 

Dr. Michael Roizen, Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute Chair and Chief Wellness Officer and best-selling author, added some extra heat to a warm summer evening with a spirited and informational presentation to an audience of nearly 120 women, outlining 15 things we can all do to impact our health. View photos from this event >>

WLC Volunteer at WSCH Sisterhood ProgramWLC Volunteer Project with the WSCH Sisterhood Program 

What do you get when you combine 24 girls between the ages of 10 – 18 with nine members of United Way’s Women’s Leadership Council? You get the latest WLC partnership effort – an entrepreneurial challenge with the West Side Community House’s Sisterhood Program. View photos from this event >>

Rock the CATWALK 2012WLC Rock the CATWALK 2012 

It was a night of fashion and fun for attendees at the sold-out event March 29 at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame & Museum. Rock the CATWALK presented extraordinary fashions provided by local boutiques and retailers, Michael Nouri of Flashdance fame, community and professional models and a silent auction. And all this action raised more than $100,000 to support United Way’s funded health and human service programs. View the fashions and event photos.

Women's Leadership Council Networking Event February 2012WLC Networking Event 2012 

On February 22, 2012 members and friends of the Women’s Leadership Council attended a networking event at Ideastream to reflect on what has been accomplished in 2011 and find out how to get involved in 2012.  View photos from this event.

Women's Leadership Council Speaker Series January 2012WLC Speaker Series January 2012 

On January 18, 2012 more than 100 women attended the second Women’s Leadership Council Speaker Series event “The Mentor/Mentee Relationship: Navigating for Success". In this edition, the panelists focused on the mentee. View photos from this event.

Women's Leadership Council Day of CaringWLC Day of Caring at Transitional Housing, Inc. September 2011 

On September 27, 2011 WLC members volunteered their time at Transitional Housing, Inc. (THI) to work with women in their job training program on interview skills, conducting mock interviews and completing an interview feedback form; resume review, development and enhancement; and providing suggestions to clients on job opportunities including assistance with online applications, and leads on prospective employers. View photos from this event.

WLC Speaker Series PanelistsWLC Speaker Series June 2011 

On June 1, 2011, the Women's Leadership Council hosted the first Speaker Series event.

A near-capacity crowd of more than 150 women enjoyed an open and honest panel discussion on The Mentor/Mentee Relationship: Navigating for Success. View photos from this event.

WLC Volunteer Event at Transitional Housing, Inc.WLC Volunteer Event at Transitional Housing, Inc. 

On February 22, 2011 Women's Leadership Council volunteers worked with Transitional Housing clients on mock job interview exercises and packing gift bags for an event. View photos from this event.

WLC Volunteer Event with the SPARK programWLC Volunteer Event for the SPARK program

Women's Leadership Council volunteers served food and passed out gift bags to children and their families at a SPARK (Supporting Partnerships to Assure Ready Kids) Group Lesson in December. Items in the gift bags included puzzles and activity books that were donated by WLC members. The event took place at Noble Elementary School in Maple Heights. View photos from this event.

WLC Fall 2010 EventWLC Fall Event

On October 4, 2010 the Women's Leadership Council hosted the "SPARKing the Flame" Reception. Featured speakers included Joni Close, President of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton, and Robert Paponetti, Executive Director of The Literacy Cooperative. The featured topic was the SPARK program, which helps children prepare for kindergarten. View photos from this event.

WLC February 2010 ReceptionWLC Reception February 2010 

The Women's Leadership Council hosted a reception on February 3, 2010 at Key Tower. Attendees participated in group discussions regarding the Women's Leadership Council mission and goals. View photos from this event.

WLC November 2009 ReceptionWLC Reception November 2009

The Women's Leadership Council hosted a reception on November 11, 2009 at the Federal Reserve Bank. Attendees participated in group discussions regarding the Women's Leadership Council mission and goals. View photos from this event.