We are Women United®
Women United® is a global force of over 70,000 women leaders and growing. We are dedicated to creating a world full of opportunity – for everyone. Women United® focuses on education, poverty prevention and safety net, the building blocks for a better life and a stronger community. We invest our time, talent, and resources to transform the very conditions in which people live – for years to come.
We Ignite Change
We tackle the issues that matter the most to everyone who calls Hawai`i home. We empower each other to leverage our passions, ideas, expertise and resources to transform the very conditions in which people live. We manage the Aloha United Way Women United® Fund. This Fund invests contributions made through our signature events and through generous personal donations.
Aloha United Way Women United®
2017 Grant Award Winners
Domestic Violence Action Center
Domestic Violence Action Center provides client advocacy for survivors seeking safety. Clients receive legal services, crisis support, safety planning, and referrals.
Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies
Healthy Mothers Healthy Babies is a local nonprofit agency that is committed to improving Hawaii’s maternal, child and family health through collaborative efforts in public education and advocacy.
YWCA of Oahu
YWCA of Oahu helps women understand basic economics and take charge of their futures, starting with basic needs of employment, wellness and housing.
The History of Women United®
Women United® operates with the shared belief in the importance of Aloha United Way and its mission to build stronger communities. Women have been leading the way for their communities since time immemorial. Women United® members are the modern day standard bearers of this legacy, and personify the vision of Frances Wisebart Jacobs, “Mother of all Charities” and co-founder of United Way in 1887.
Join Women United®
+ You’ll be part of a community of like-minded women who contribute their personal passions, best ideas, and unique strengths to the mission of building a stronger community.
+ Volunteer within our community alongside others looking to create change.
+ Network and collaborate with key business and community leaders at exclusive events.
+ Learn more about critical issues impacting our community.
+ Advocate for key community issues at the local and state level.
Together, we will create lasting change to lift up entire communities.
Coming Soon: 2018 Events
Past Events: 2017 Albums