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The Women’s Leadership Council (WLC) is a powerful network of caring women who invest their time, talent and resources to explore and address critical issues facing the Omaha-Bellevue-Council Bluffs metropolitan area. Find out how you can be a part of this special group.

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Women's Leadership Council
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Topic: Opportunity Youth: Re-Engaging Those at Risk in Our Community

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska, Aksarben Room
1919 Aksarben Drive, Omaha, NE

The event will be moderated by Shawna Forsberg, President and CEO of United Way of the Midlands, and will feature the following panelists:

  • Mary Fraser Meints, Executive Director, Youth Emergency Services
  • Cambria Kelly, YES Student Advisor
  • Rhonda Newman, Executive Director, Project Everlast
  • Greg Emmel, Executive Director, D2 Center

The event is first come, first serve. Please RSVP by August 12, 2015 to Matthew Reinarz by calling (402) 522-7910 or emailing mreinarz@uwmidlands.org.

2015-2016 Donor Funding Announced

United Way of the Midlands is proud to invest more than $12 million in 144 strong local programs that give our neighbors the tools and guidance to succeed, to safeguard their families and proudly stand on their own.

These investments were carefully made by 119 local volunteers – people like you – who spent many hours reviewing program proposals and identified the very best local human service programs to support in 2015-2016.

Careers Available

Multiple job openings are available at United Way of the Midlands. See the qualifications and how you can apply to join our team.

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