Leaders in the Community Inspiring Change
Women United Lunch and Learn
Thank you to those who joined us for the Women United Lunch and Learn on Tuesday, August 16 to discuss our initiative, Mental Health First Aid: United in Heart and Mind. We were honored to have a panel of community experts across a variety of fields to lend their unique insights and perspectives on the mental health needs of our community as they relate to our children and young adults.
Please enjoy some of the moments captured in the gallery below.
Save the Date
We would be honored to have you join us for our upcoming events.
Upcoming Women United Events
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) Training:
Location: United Way of the Midlands
2201 Farnam Street, Omaha, NE 68102
Learn how to become an advocate and resource to your colleagues, loved ones and neighbors who may find themselves in crisis. Women United is offering a training opportunity for members:
October 26: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Mary C. Lopez Lunch and Learn Series
The lunch and learn series provides the opportunity to take an in-depth look at the community’s most pressing needs, and hear from thought leaders across the metro. Each session will highlight funding or policy impacts, and provide an engaging look at a special focus area related to mental health.
“Mental Health & Shelter” hosted by The Scoular Company
Thursday, November 10, 2022 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
“Mental Health & Income Inequality” hosted by Security National Bank
Thursday, March 23, 2023 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Kendra Scott event for World Mental Health Awareness Day: October 10, 2022
Location: Kendra Scott Village Pointe or online
17250 Davenport St, Suite 110, Omaha, NE 68118
Shop at Kendra Scott during World Mental Health Awareness Day on October 10 and 20% of your purchase will support the mental health initiative. Join us in store for champagne, desserts and shopping!
A code will also be provided for online orders.
Cordial Cherry: November 14 – December 16, 2022
16939 Wright Plz, Suite 143, Omaha, NE 68130
Women United will sell a specially crafted cherry to support the mental health initiative over the holiday season. Place your order online and pick-up in store, or have them delivered.
New Member Reception: April 2023
Join us for an evening of celebration as we welcome new members! Mix and mingle with fellow Women United members and enjoy great prizes!
Tocqueville Women’s Breakfast with Champions with special guest, Barbara Siemer: May 24, 2023
Location: Omaha Country Club
6900 Country Club Rd, Omaha, NE 68152
We cordially invite all members of the Tocqueville Society to join us to celebrate the accomplishments of women philanthropists, and recognize their vital role and impact in the community. We are honored to be joined by special guest, Barbara Siemer, of the Siemer Institute.
Upcoming UWM Events
Day of Caring: September 16, 2022
This annual United Way day of services takes place at agencies across the metro. We encourage Women United members to get their colleagues, friends and family involved by signing up as a team.
United Way of the Midlands Annual Meeting: October 21, 2022
Location: Hilton Hotel
1001 Cass St, Omaha, NE 68102
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Join us for this ticketed event to recognize our community for their generous and caring spirit. Formal invitations will be sent this Summer. We are honored to feature tables of Women United members.