Woman Who Leads, Pittsburgh: Lynne Popash

Posted by Kimmi Baston Feb 2, 2018
Lynne Popash

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…Read More

Carlie Donovan Wins Our Super Bowl #PartyWithaPurpose Contest!

Posted by Christy Pardew Feb 2, 2018

19657461_991976439255_3433191895840262473_n Congratulations to our Super Bowl #PartyWithaPurpose winner Carlie Donovan! Carlie and her husband, Connor, raised over $2,500 leading up to and during the Super Bowl. As the organizer of the team that raised the most money for Strong Women, Strong Girls, Carlie…Read More

Meet Jocelyn Horner: SWSG Executive Director

Posted by Kimmi Baston Feb 2, 2018

When she was 11 years old, Jocelyn Horner and a friend petitioned the city of Pittsburgh to take down the “No Ice Skating” sign at the pond in her neighborhood. They walked door to door gathering signatures, went with their parents to the Pittsburgh City-County Building, and delivered the petition…Read More