United Way of Central Massachusetts

Women's Initiative

Women's Initiative is the premiere women’s leadership and philanthropy group in central Massachusetts.

We build, strengthen, and support the development of healthy, confident, and safe adolescent girls.

We empower girls through mentoring, educational opportunities, and financial literacy.

We create positive change for women and children in our community.

Join us today by donating a minimum of $100.

Download the 2015 Women's Initiative Funding Flyer

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2016 Member Celebration!

Join us Thursday, June 9, 2016 for an exciting Women's Initiative Member Celebration and Trunk Sale hosted by Lisa Foley! Come see what's new from Paisley Boutique!

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by coordinating the summer youth jobs program that keeps at-risk kids safe, while developing job skills, a sense of community, and a lifelong work ethic.”

- Jesse Edwards, Youth Director for City of Worcester

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Funded agencies download Quarterly Progress Report form here

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