Women’s Initiative

Become A Member

Join like-minded women focused on cultivating a leadership network, community engagement, and addressing girls needs in Central Massachusetts. Make a $100 minimum donation to become a member.


What’s In it For You:

• Invest in real impact for girls and women

• Drive community change, locally and nationally

• Network with women who have a passion for the community

• Develop your personal and professional skills

• Participate in events and volunteer projects that make a meaningful difference in our community


Members are invited to volunteer on the following committees:

Leadership Council: Work as a member of the leadership team to help drive overall strategy and direction

Community Impact: Help determine the distribution of funds raised by Women’s Initiative and evaluate their impact

Diversity: Develop WI’s diversity, racial equity, and inclusion strategy

Financial Literacy: Support the execution and growth of Financial Literacy programming

Fundraising Strategy: Provide input and development of fundraising strategies

Marketing & Membership: Develop recruitment and retention programs to grow membership while generating awareness of Women’s Initiative


Ways to Support:

The Women’s Initiative relies on annual support to create a lasting impact for girls in Central Massachusetts. A minimum $100 donation gives you access to Women’s Initiative activities as a member.


• Make an online donation by selecting the Women’s Initiative as the specific United Way program you wish to support  Donate Now!

• Download a pledge form to mail in with your check: 2023-2024 WI Pledge Form.

• Designate to Women’s Initiative through your Workplace Campaign  Donate Now!

• Host a Women’s Initiative house event with your personal network

• Ask your company to sponsor a Women’s Initiative event Visit Our Events Page

• Register to be a Dollar $cholar financial literacy mentor. Mentor Registration


For questions about getting involved, contact the Women’s Initiative Director at leah.larson@unitedwaycm.org.


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