In celebration of Women’s History Month, United Way of Metro Chicago’s Women United chapter invites you to Purposeful Transitions: Harnessing Your Power for Social Change.

The hybrid breakfast networking event will feature keynote speaker Angela F. Williams, the first Black woman CEO of United Way Worldwide, who will discuss her remarkable career journey and what continues to drive her passion for advancing equity in community. She will also discuss how others can create positive community change, regardless of career path - everyone can make an impact. The program will conclude with a breakout session in which attendees will develop a plan for supporting community impact.

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Angela F. Williams
President and CEO, United Way Worldwide

Ticket Pricing

In-Person Attendee Tickets
Includes breakfast
— $50 —

Virtual Attendee Tickets
Zoom Webinar
— $30 —

All proceeds from virtual ticket sales support United Way's work to build a stronger, more equitable Chicago region.

Thank you to our generous sponsors who make this event possible.
If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please download and complete the event sponsorship form.

Support Purposeful Transitions

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To donate by stock, wire transfer, or other assets, please email or call 312.906.2238

To pay by check, please note “Purposeful Transitions 2023” on the check and make checks payable to United Way of Metropolitan Chicago. Please mail by US Postal Service to United Way of Metro Chicago | 231196 Momentum Place | Chicago, IL 60689

If shipping by UPS, FedEx, or messenger service, please send to United Way of Metro Chicago | Fifth Third Lockbox | Lockbox #231196 | 910 Pasquinelli Dr. | Westmont, IL 60559-5526

Event Details

Two options to attend; In person or Virtual. Registration required.

In-Person Location
— Deloitte, 111 S. Wacker Dr., Chicago, 29th Floor —

Virtual Location
— Zoom Meeting —

Thursday, March 23, 2023

8:00 – 9:30am (CST)
Hybrid Event

In-Person Registration


Questions? Please contact Women United.

About Women United

Women United (WU) is a dynamic group of women leaders who believe lasting change happens when we bring our unique passions and experiences to the table and work toward a common goal. Women United is moving United Way’s mission forward by building connections, furthering the work of local agencies, and supporting women who are experiencing transitions such as those related to employment, school, or motherhood.

Interested in learning more? Visit the Women United page.

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