Strong Girls will make history.Strong Women will clear the way.
Posted by Kimmi Baston Mar, 3, 2018
Lauren Stone began her college career at the University of Kentucky. After graduating from high school in Greensburg, Pennsylvania, she felt she was ready to move away from the Pittsburgh region and begin a new chapter. But she quickly realized that, as a college student discovering her passions, a large school far from home wasn’t...
Posted by Christy Pardew Mar, 3, 2018
We are honored to have four powerhouses join us at our Women’s Leadership Breakfast -- rescheduled to April 12 due to a winter storm! These four incredible women embody the broad range of potential of young girls in our city. Each of them walk the walk around investing in the next generation of girls. Boston...
Posted by Kimmi Baston Feb, 2, 2018
At the United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania, based in Pittsburgh, an affinity group called the Women’s Leadership Council (WLC) works to connect and support women in the Pittsburgh region. What started as a five-member group is now 2,000 members strong, the third-largest WLC in the country, in spite of the fact that Pittsburgh is the...
Posted by Christy Pardew Feb, 2, 2018
We're reprinting this post written by Alyssa Haywoode at City Connects with their permission. Read it on the City Connects website. City Connects works with community partners to provide a wide array of services. Often this means helping students get necessities such as dental care or beds. But sometimes our community partners also provide inspiring...