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Women United

Inspiring women to be leaders in their communities

Behind every great woman are the people who have her back

Women United is a growing movement of more than 70,000 women around the world dedicated to creating equal opportunity for all. Locally, this network of strong female philanthropists bring people together to create lasting social change.

Our mission is to leverage our time, talent, and resources to empower women in our community to build strong, independent lives.

Our values are leadership, impact, and empowerment in all we do.

Member benefits

Besides the rewarding opportunity to take action in the community, here are a few of the perks of Women United:

Gaining a public profile as a community leader

Accelerating your career with a network of like-minded women

Becoming a local expert on issues impacting your community

Join Women United

If you’re ready to take the next step and tackle #UNIGNORABLE issues in your community—alongside other inspiring women—we’re looking for you!

Contact us to join

Note that membership is open to individuals who make an annual investment of $1,200 or more to United Way of Calgary and Area.

Women United Committee


Lindsay Clayton

Karen Morton
GCWCC – Canada Energy Regulator

Committee Members

Christine Gillespie
Nutrien Ltd.

April Hicke
ATB Financial

Karen Kajla
ATB Financial

Marnie Krell
Community Member

Bertha Macwan
TD Bank

Shawna-Seah McDonald
AON Insurance

Jena Rhydderch
Cost Certified

Natasha Russell
Community Member

Jennifer Tang

Thank you to our sponsor

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Women United is proudly sponsored by TD Securities.

Sponsorship opportunities

If you are interested in sponsoring the Women United program, please contact us.

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