Join a slightly more mature youth movement

Young Leaders are up-and-coming members of the community, age 40 and under, who contribute at the Leadership level of $1,000 or more annually. The mission of the Young Leaders Society is to promote and encourage philanthropy and volunteerism through a variety of social, educational, volunteer and networking opportunities.


Goals worth fighting for

Goals of the Young Leaders Society:

  • Increase participation and membership
  • Educate members and target prospective Young Leaders
  • Enhance community involvement of Young Leaders by providing members with community service opportunities
  • Develop members leadership skills through professional and personal relationships, as well as utilize their skills during the Metro United Way campaign.


The Gheens Foundation

The Gheens Foundation Young Leaders Challenge offers matching funds for any individual, age 40 and younger, to join the Leadership Giving Program. There are two ways to join the Leadership Giving Program with the Young Leaders Match:


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