Emerging Leaders (EL)

Join the Emerging Leaders of United Way of Lake County

Our Mission

The Emerging Leaders of United Way of Lake County seek to be catalysts for change in the lives of Lake County youth through leadership, advocacy, knowledge, and education in order to facilitate positive behaviors that will create tomorrow’s leaders. A list of committees and chairs can be found here.

An annual membership fee of $50 helps support the work of the Emerging Leaders. Click here now to join!

All About Us

Click here for a one-sheet that features complete details on the Emerging Leaders. The form can be saved to your desktop, printed, and shared!

Young Professionals Impacting Lives, Networking, and more.

The Emerging Leaders work to instill positive behaviors among Lake County's youth that will create tomorrow’s leaders. We also seek to develop, connect, and empower young professionals by providing the perfect blend of opportunities. This includes offering our members a mix of professional development opportunities, networking and social activities, and volunteer opportunities to engage and unite Lake County’s best and brightest. Join us today!
Volunteer Opportunities

Our Emerging Leaders offer numerous volunteer opportunities that are well suited to our thriving young professional community. We offer a wide variety of volunteer options that include serving on one of our planning committees, participating in UWLC's Day of Caring project and Feed Lake County Fundraisers, participating in our mentorship programs, joining us in planning for our annual 4 Under 40 Awards Ceremony, taking part on the Community Impact Panel to determine where funds are allocated, participation in leading our Youth United Way program, serving on our committee to bring holiday gifts to children in Lake County's foster care home, and more.

Stay Connected.

Stay connected by clicking the blue tab below to sign up for the Emerging Leaders newsletter, checking out any current events which can be found listed under the Events tab at the top of this website, and by following the Emerging Leaders on their Facebook page.

Become a Member

The Emerging Leaders' $50 annual membership fee helps support the work of the affinity group. Click below to join!