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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!

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

Committee Chair

Stephanie Pankratz, MPACC, CPA, CA
Partner, Audit, KPMG

Committee Vice-Chair

Janet Soles
President, Janet Soles and Associates

Committee Members

Lindsay Clayton
Mineral Negotiator, Commercial & Corporate Development-Asset Enhancement, Imperial

Suzanne Polyak
Community Member

Nancy Taipale
Community Member

Jennifer Tang
Senior Manager, Deloitte

Thank you to our sponsors

Women United is proudly sponsored by Shell Canada Limited and TD Securities Inc.

Sponsorship opportunities

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

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