United Way’s affinity groups have a profound impact on the well-being of our community as they take the lead in helping to secure a better future for Western New York through their gift of time, talent and resources.
Designed to deepen the understanding, commitment, and support of the United Way, our generous and distinguished members step forward each year to demonstrate an extraordinary commitment to positive change in Buffalo and Erie County.
The Leadership Society plays an essential role in the success of United Way’s mission by generously supporting community investments, collaborations, volunteering and training.
Women United is an influential group of 1,800 community-minded women who work with United Way to improve lives and build a better future for our community.
Our newest affinity group, Next Generation United aims to support United Way’s mission by building the next generation of community leaders and infusing United Way’s mission with fresh ideas and innovation.