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2014 Power of the Purse Sponsors:


The 2013 Women United Steering Committee, from left to right: Sarah Bodner, Ruth Stone, Connie Heflin, Irene Walters, Dr. Jeanne Zehr and Madeleine Baker


Formed in 2005, Women United is a powerful collaboration of women committed to significantly improving the quality of life for the children in Allen County by ensuring their readiness for kindergarten. We are dedicated to making a difference through focused philanthropic giving, advocacy and volunteerism.

Leadership Team
Irene Walters, President 
Sarah Bodner
Vice President
Connie Heflin, Treasurer
Stacey Miles, Secretary
Madeleine Baker, Advocacy
Deborah Gibson, Education & Programming
Janell Lane, Education & Programming



We offer several committees that you can join based on your interests, skills and availability. See the list of committees below and click here for more information. 
  • Governance
  • Advocacy- To apply for the Paths to QUALITY grant, please fill out this application by October 3, 2014.
  • Education and Program
  • Donor Development
  • Power of the Purse



A combined household gift through United Way’s Community Campaign qualifies you for membership and match benefits.
  • Women United Leadership Council Membership (Minimum pledge: $1,000)
  • Women United Membership (Minimum pledge: $250)  
To become a member of Women United, or to find out more about Women United events or volunteer opportunities, contact Mary Huth or call 260-469-4005.


Keep up with the latest Women United news with our e-newsletters! 

July 2014 e-newsletter
Janaury 2014 e-newsletter
February 2013 e-newsletter 
December 2012 e-newsletter

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