Emerging Leaders Circle

The Emerging Leaders Circle is a network of young professionals who share a passion for advancing community solutions. Through unique networking events, hands-on volunteering opportunities and innovative leadership gatherings, members leverage the power of United Way to connect, serve and lead - both personally and professionally.  

Connect. Serve. Lead.       

Emerging Leaders Circle's Connect. Serve. Lead. model creates positive impacts throughout our community, grows membership and engages community leaders.

  • Connect:
    Network with like-minded professionals also looking to actively engage in our community Sign up to receive reminder about event
  • Serve:     
    Opportunities to volunteer to make a visible and lasting difference in Santa Cruz County
  • Lead:      
    Through partnerships, gain insight of United Way's focus areas with a plan of action to address community needs and gaps of service

Benefits of becoming a member:

  • Come together to organize volunteer projects (CONNECT. SERVE. projects) and provide quarterly service throughout Santa Cruz County
  • Grow personally and professionally by networking and attending networking events throughout the year
  • Get involved and educated about the importance of civic engagement, focused on Financial Stability, by becoming involved in advcocy and commitment in action.
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Join the group that is empowering the next generation of leaders to create lasting solutions in Santa Cruz County!

Questions or want to be a corporate sponsor of Emerging Leaders Circle? Email Keisha Frost, at 831-465-2205.