Giving Societies

United Way of Summit & Medina’s Giving Societies

Collaborating on shared interests

These groups are committed to significantly improving the quality of life in our community through focused volunteering, advocating, and annual giving in support of United Way of Summit & Medina’s Bold Goals for 2028.

Explore Our Giving Societies

Giving Societies offer exclusive experiences, such as networking events with a focus on personal and professional development, and volunteer activities that give you a hands-on connection to our work.

Contact Malorie Kormos to learn more about our Giving Societies.

Women United

When women come together around a cause, they are truly unstoppable.

Emerging Leaders United

United Way of Summit & Medina’s Emerging Leaders United is designed to inspire, motivate, and support tomorrow’s community leaders and philanthropists.

Dorothy O. Jackson Society

The Dorothy O. Jackson Society recognizes the importance of a richly diverse and engaged community and encourages the involvement of people of color in United Way’s efforts.

United Way of Summit & Medina’sTocqueville Society

United Way’s Tocqueville Society was founded locally in 1989 by Ann and David Brennan. It has brought together Greater Akron’s preeminent philanthropists and business leaders to serve United Way at every level of leadership.

These represent some of United Way’s most enduring partnerships, and society members continue to provide a powerful example of leadership through service, advocating for those in our community who need our help the most. Membership in United Way of Summit & Medina’s Tocqueville Society is for donors making an annual pledge of $10,000 or more. Contact Malorie Kormos at [email protected] to learn more.

In our community. With our community. For our community.

Our leadership donors help shape our community and set powerful examples for others

Click below to set up your yearly gift and begin transforming the lives of real people in our community. Contact Malorie Kormos at [email protected] if you have questions about giving.