Women United is a group of energetic, passionate, and philanthropic women empowered by UWGCR to make a true impact in our community. We mobilize change by investing in, advocating for, and creating programs with a mission to drive equity and excellence for all women and children.

Get Involved

Members have the opportunity to join a Women United subcommitte based on their interests:


Supports UWGCR’s advocacy priorities, specific to women and their families in the Capital Region.

Assists UWGCR staff with planning and implementing International Women’s Day (March) and advocacy day at the New York State Capitol (TBD).

Nonprofit Partnership

Partners with the winner of Perfect Pitch to design a relevant volunteer project for 518 Day.

Identifies additional volunteer opportunities through UWGCR partner organizations throughout the year.

Events & Experience 

Coordinates events that drive Women United membership, recognition, and exposure (i.e., Summer Soiree); or provide opportunities for networking and professional development.

Assists UWGCR staff in planning and implementing Perfect Pitch (December).

Learn More

Contact us at WomenUnited@unitedwaygcr.org