Elevate Women

United Way Launches Inaugural ‘Elevate Women’ Expo on March 15, 2024

January 16, 2024 – Pierce County, Wash. — United Way of Pierce County is proud to announce its inaugural 'Elevate Women' Expo, a transformative experience designed to empower women in their careers and overall wellness. This groundbreaking event, scheduled for March 15, 2024, promises a day filled with inspiration, practical insights, and invaluable networking opportunities.

What Makes 'Elevate Women' Expo Unique:

  • Keynote Excellence: Immerse yourself in the wisdom of a captivating keynote speaker, setting the tone for a day of empowerment and growth.
  • Stellar Workshops: Dive into workshops led by industry experts, providing practical guidance on career advancement, work-life balance, and overall well-being.
  • Job and Resource Fair: Connect with prospective employers, grab essential resources, and explore career opportunities tailored to your goals.
  • Networking Extravaganza: Mingle and build meaningful connections with companies, fellow professionals, and mentors who can fuel your journey.
  • Expert Guidance: Bring your resume and job-search questions to share with our experts, gaining personalized insights to navigate your career path.
  • Free Childcare and Lunch: We understand the challenges, and we've got you covered! Enjoy the Expo worry-free with complimentary childcare and a delicious lunch.

Lynn Willis, Director of Family Stability Initiatives at UWPC, shares the vision:

“The goal of this inaugural event is to empower women entering the workforce or changing careers. We aim to provide tips, resources, and guidance for their overall wellness, fostering a community of support and success.”

Event Details:

WHO: United Way of Pierce County

WHAT: Elevate Women Expo

WHEN: March 15, 2024

WHERE: The STAR Center, 3873 S 66th Street, Tacoma, WA 98409 REGISTER: https://fs30.formsite.com/SMPaton/ElevateWomen/index FORE MORE

INFORMATION: Contact Lynn Willis, Director of Family Stability Initiatives - lynnw@uwpc.org


About United Way of Pierce County United Way of Pierce County has served our community since 1921. Our history is rooted in partnerships—bringing people from different walks of life together to improve conditions for children, families and individuals. While that will never change, our role as a community fundraiser has shifted as the United Way movement has sharpened our focus to solve key community issues that are preventing people from meeting their full potential. Today we are leading change by breaking the cycle of poverty in Pierce County. UNITED, WE WILL LIFT 15,000 FAMILIES OUT OF POVERTY BY 2028. Learn more at https://www.uwpc.org/