To attract, enlighten and rally early to mid-career professionals around the United Way of Palm Beach County by creating a society of like-minded individuals who believe in giving back financially while being able to network, participate in community service projects and educational opportunities.
ELS provides the avenue to take action and learn how to most effectively give back with your time, talent and resources to make the greatest difference in your community. At exclusive mixers, you will CONNECT with other entrepreneurs, business people and executives who share a common goal: to make an impact. Membership creates opportunities to SERVE at volunteer projects and agency tours. By becoming a member of this select group, you will LEAD the way for others to become inspired about all the good United Way of Palm Beach County does in the community. Here's a snapshot of what ELS members have been up to this past year:
Emerging Leaders Society Membership
There is no immediate financial obligation. You are invited to attend three (3) ELS events at NO COST to you. After the introductory period, we hope that you will become an official member with a minimum $250 annual donation to United Way of Palm Beach County. Donations can be accepted through payroll deductions (for United Way affiliated companies), debited from your bank account monthly, or by making a one-time donation.
If you are looking to become a member of a networking group that makes a difference, look no further. If you join today you will become a steward of the community while expanding your group of associates, friends and colleagues.
If you already donate $250 or more to United Way through your workplace and would like to connect your contribution to an ELS membership, please click here.
For further information about the Emerging Leaders Society, please contact Lindsey White, Senior Director of Leadership Giving & Affinity Groups at (561) 375-6626 or email ELS@unitedwaypbc.org.
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2018 ELS Steering Committee
Chair: Kelly Eppy, Covelli Enterprises
Christel Andio, Deloitte
Dimitri Chimerakis, Morgan Stanley
Melissa Gaynor, Leadership Palm Beach County
Stephanie Glavin, Bank of America
Eva Greene, BDO
Brad Hertzberg, Literacy Coalition of Palm Beach County
Vice Chair: Danielle Skorski, The Breakers
Peggy Laguerre, Sequel Youth and Family Services
Melissa McMahon, Deloitte
Joe Shearouse, Kitson & Partners
Karina Swette, Oliver Wyman Group
Britnye Underwood, United Way of Palm Beach County
Dana Cox, Capital One
Lindsey Bader, Northwestern Mutual
Katie Frost, TBC Corporation
Glenys Hedrington, Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies
Melanie Hilles, Publix
Jason Lowe, Dunbar Investment Group
Katherine Murphy, National Alliance on Mental Illness
Meredith Rollo, FPL
Noah Tennyson, Nason Yeager
Keith Vukusich, Northwestern Mutual
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United Way of Palm Beach County receives 100% of each contribution.