Women United

WU LogoWhy Women United?

Women United® is a vibrant, diverse community of 70,000+ women leaders within United Way who transform communities across the world. The group is a powerful, global network of strong women in more than 165 communities across six countries. Since 2002, Women United® has invested $1.5 billion in local solutions for health, education and financial stability of every person in every community.

Women United members make a meaningful difference in our community. Benefits of this powerful group include volunteer experiences, networking events, professional development opportunities, and more.

Women United encourages its members to leverage their time, talent and treasure in support of the mission of the United Way of Greater Baytown Area & Chambers County. 

 

Mission

The mission of Women United is to empower women in the local community to achieve financial, professional, and personal success.

Strategy 1: Women United promotes financial literacy in Baytown and Chambers County.

Strategy 2: Women United promotes professional development and career enrichment.

Strategy 3: Women United advocates for the basic needs of individuals and families living in in poverty and within the gap defined by the ALICE Report.

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Service

Women United hosted a clothing drive to support Women Work by Love Network of Baytown. Women Work is a non-profit workforce clothing closet for women and a Dress for Success Houston referring partner. The program is provided by Love Network. The workforce development clothing closet in Baytown will focus on women and providing them with industry-related or professional clothing for job interviews and the first few weeks of work. Clothing was collected from October 18 through November 12. Thank you to the following collection sites: 

  • Amegy Bank – Lacy Branch, Baytown
  • Chambers Health Wellness Center at Bayside – Anahuac
  • CommunityBank of Texas, N.A. – Baytown
  • Community Resource Credit Union – Baytown, Mont Belvieu, Crosby & Atascocita
  • Sterling Municipal Library – Baytown
  • Texas First Bank – Baytown & Winnie

WU and CRCU

 

Membership

Click on either of the following levels of membership to complete a sign up form. By completing the form, you will receive information on Women United.

Member

  • Donate $500 - $999/year and volunteer 4+hours/year with United Way
  • Benefits include Women United pin, invitation to all meetings and events*, first option for any ticketed events, and discounts on tickets.

Leadership Member

  • Donate $1000+/year
  • Benefits include Women United pin, individual is eligible to serve on the executive council, professional headshot and assistance with writing your bio, invitation to all meetings and events*, including first option to attend legislative day in Austin, and first option for any ticketed events, and discounts on tickets.

Rising Member

  • Step Up Three Year Plan: Donate $175 in year 1; $350 in year 2; and $500 in year 3, serve on a Women United committee and volunteer 4+hours/year with United Way
  • Benefits include Women United pin, invitation to all meetings and events*, first option for any ticketed events, and discounts on tickets.

*Meetings and events include: professional development, lunch and learns, special events, and speaker series.

For more information, please contact Melissa at 281.424.5922

Executive Council

Rebecca Chalupa  
Houston Methodist Baytown Hospital

Tonya M. Hebert Donatto
ExxonMobil Chemical Company

Tonia Morrison
ExxonMobil Fuels & Lubricants Company
 

Staff Support
Melissa Reabold, CEO, United Way of Greater Baytown Area & Chambers County