Connect. Impact. Lead.
Who We Are
Heart of West Michigan United Way Young Leaders Society is open to all young professionals who are interested in learning, growing, and participating as philanthropists to invest in solutions that reduce poverty in West Michigan.
What We Do
We come from all sorts of backgrounds to learn about the most pressing issues facing people in West Michigan, and we invite you to join us to change the story. Young Leaders Society is the next generation of professionals who volunteer, donate, and build relationships to reduce poverty in our community.
Learn about the pop-up grant we allocated to Migrant Legal Aid.
Sign up for our email list to receive our monthly newsletter and event invitations; like our page on Facebook, and check out our Instagram feed, to learn more about us and get involved. We’d love to have you on board!
Pop-Up Volunteer Projects
Pop-Up Community-Building Lunches
October: Pop-Up Giving
November: Affinity Group Holiday Party
2018 Campaign Core Team
Dana Van Diggelen
International Brand Manager
Product Marketing, Sr. Specialist
Associate Advisor, Talent Acquisition
Associate Application Engineer
Personal Lines Senior Underwriter
Foremost Property Underwriting
Laura Urzola Rivas
Talent Acquisition Supervisor
Gordon Food Service
Mortgage Origination Specialist
Lake Michigan Credit Union
Emily Trevor, Staff Liason
Heart of West Michigan United Way