Women United 2018-11-28T22:14:09+00:00


Women United recognizes, thanks, and further engages women who invest in the community. Women United members have the opportunity to shape our community’s future through giving, advocacy, and volunteerism.

Members have access to:

  • Special Women United events to network and build relationships with other like-minded women
  • Unique volunteer opportunities
  • The opportunity serve on Community Investment Councils that make program funding decisions,
  • Educational sessions to learn more about our community issues and progress being made
  • United Way trainings on a variety of topics including quarterly boardsmanship training.

Established in 2012, Women United has grown to over 500 members and continues to connect, engage and inspire women to transform our community.

Donations of $1,000 annually qualify for membership in Women United. We also offer a step-up program starting at $500 annually. Make a donation now by clicking the button below to Join Women United!

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Upcoming Events

  • MLK Day of Service – Monday, January 21- Projects available throughout the day at various times and locations. Make MLK a day ON, not off, by volunteering in the community in honor of Dr. King.  Find available volunteer projects here.

  • 4th Annual 1831 Gala –Friday, January 25 – 8PM. An evening of live entertainment, cocktails, and hors d’oeuvres to benefit Emerge Family Therapy. Buy your tickets today!

  • Ladies & Legislation – Wednesday, March 6, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Join us for our annual day of advocacy at the state capitol. More details soon! 

  • Women Empowerment Series – Spring 2019. A series of educational sessions to take a closer look at community issues and hear from the local experts. More details soon! 

For more information on any of our upcoming events, please contact Maria Maddin at mmaddin@uwpiedmont.org

Volunteer Opportunities

United Way of the Piedmont coordinates hundreds of volunteer projects year-round. You can find all of our current available projects on our volunteer webpage, Get Connected. Just create a login and start looking for volunteer projects that spark your passion! You can even customize your Get Connected profile to receive updates about projects that interest you. Click the button below to get started.

If you have any questions about Get Connected or how to sign up to volunteer, contact Heather Lother at hlother@uwpiedmont.org or 864.707.2748.

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