Join United Way of Santa Cruz County's Emerging Leaders Circle:
a donor network of young professionals committed to supporting youth well-being & empowering the next generation of philanthropists in Santa Cruz County!
Who We Are?
The Emerging Leaders Circle (ELC) is for early to mid-career professionals who are dedicated and passionate about making a lasting positive impact on the lives of youth in Santa Cruz County. Through ELC’s Connect-Serve-Lead model, we create a space of growth and impact.
Connect: Promote the value of philanthropy through a fun network of emerging professionals.
Serve: Create a positive impact in the community through volunteering and supporting United Way's youth programs & initiatives.
Lead: Access to exclusive leadership & professional development workshops
- Networking events with other young professionals across different sectors
- Access to exclusive professional development & leadership workshops
- Volunteer opportunities that support youth throughout Santa Cruz County
- Create valuable connections with one another and community-based organizations
- Join a community of impact and growth
Meet the ELC Steering Committee Members!
Save the Date: ELC Comedy Night & Mixer
Save the Date & join us for Comedy Night at Woodhouse Brewery on Thursday, November 17th, at 6:00 PM!
There will be an opportunity to win raffle prizes and learn about ELC, and United Way's Youth Programs & Initiatives. Come connect and enjoy a 10% discount on a craft brew!
Good People, Good Food, Good Drinks & Raffle Prizes
RSVP Today: bit.ly/ELC_ComedyNight
Adopt a Family 2022 - More info coming soon!
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