Emerging Leaders | United Way of Metropolitan Dallas

Emerging Leaders

Who We Are

Be part of the change by joining Emerging Leaders, a passionate group of 35 and under change-seekers who work collectively to create opportunity for all North Texans. As a member, you’ll have a chance to leverage your unique skills and interests to create lasting change in the areas of education, income and health. Meanwhile, you’ll enjoy unforgettable experiences, networking opportunities and the chance to develop both personally and professionally.


Contribution Level

To become an Emerging Leader, make a gift of at least $250 to United Way of Metropolitan Dallas during the fiscal year (July 1-June 30). Gifts can be made through a workplace campaign or our website:

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Benefits of Becoming an Emerging Leader

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  • Enjoy a variety of impactful, meaningful volunteer opportunities
  • Use your skills to give back to the community
  • Network with other young professionals
  • Attend exclusive Emerging Leaders events
  • Engage with business and community leaders
  • Advocate for what you believe in
  • Make a real difference in your neighbors’ lives

“Being part of Emerging Leaders is a sign you want to be invested in your community and in Dallas specifically. It’s a group of people who are taking that step and saying, ‘Yes, sign me up. I want to spend my time finding ways to improve where we live.”

– Hannah Hendricks, Emerging Leaders Steering Committee

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