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The United Way of West Alabama’s Young Leaders Society builds the next generation of community leaders by offering leadership roles in service projects and chances to serve on select partner agency boards, and inspiring philanthropy and volunteerism among its members.


Individuals between the ages of 21-45 who are committed to improving education, health and income stability in West Alabama and who pledge an annual United Way gift of at least $500 by their fifth year (1st year $100, 2nd year $200, 3rd year $300…) serving are encouraged to join YLS.


Upcoming Events:

Is making a positive impact on your New Year’s Resolution List?

Thursday, January 24th
5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
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Join United Way of West Alabama’s Young Leaders Society to network with like-minded people in your community, learn about service opportunities and hone your leadership skills. At our kickoff, come meet YLS members and the leadership team. We will tell you a little about what we do and how you can get involved. United Way’s partner nonprofit agencies will have registration sheets for upcoming volunteer efforts.

Think of it as a grown-up version of Get On Board Day! We’d love to see you there!

Light fare + beer & wine

Join us as we celebrate our 2018 honorees!
Friday, February 22, 2019
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Embassy Suites Ballroom
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Avoid convenience fees! Download Registration Form