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Women’s Leadership Council Arrowhead United Way Volunteer Committees Focus Area: Education Goal: To improve the high

Women’s Leadership Council

Arrowhead United Way Volunteer Committees

Focus Area: Education

Goal: To improve the high school graduation and college-going rates of at risk-young women between the

ages of 16 and 24 in our service area. Programs: Twice-yearly College Cruises; Next Steps Mentoring program

Committee Members

Chair: Dr. Angela Gordon Nichols

Joyce Payne

Dr. Nena Torrez

Sylvia Braggs

Focus Area: Healthy Lifestyles

Goal: To improve the long-term health outcomes of women in our service area between the ages of 16 and 24. Programs: Healthy Lifestyles workshop; Health’s Kitchen

Committee Members

Chair: Joyce Payne

Dr. Nena Torrez

Focus Area: Financial Stability

Goal: To increase the number of at-risk young women between the ages of 16 and 24 in our service area

who are able to secure and maintain employment and effectively manage their finances. Program: Twice-yearly Interview for Success Workshops

Committee Members

Chair: Vicki Lee

Cathy Paredes

Janice Roselius

 

Annette Kelly

Subcommittee: Outcomes and Evaluation

Goal: To continuously assess and improve program impact Programs: N/A

Subcommittee Members

Dr. Carolyn Eggleston

Subcommittee: Public Relations Committee

Goal: To continuously increase the WLC membership through recruitment, relationship management, and public relations strategies. Programs: Networking and fundraising events

Subcommittee Members

Chair: Cathy Paredes

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Subcommittee: Membership Committee

Goal: To continuously increase the WLC membership through recruitment Programs:

Subcommittee Members

Chair: Vicki Lee

Arlene Garcia

Committee Responsibilities:

Subcommittee and Focus Area Committee members research, recommend, and submit for

approval to the Steering Committee:

 

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Budgets - Costs needed to support Subcommittee and Focus Area Committee

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assignments and responsibilities. Budgets are to be submitted prior to the May Steering Committee meeting each year. Outcomes – Event evaluations are used to measure work performed by

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Subcommittees and Focus Area Committees. Program Plans – An outline of plans for upcoming events and workshops.

Committee Chairs will serve a two-year term, with the opportunity to serve one additional one-year term

Steering Committee

Role: Approves WLC and program budgets; makes recommendations to the Guidelines.

Steering Committee and Terms for Voting Members:

Voting Members

Term End

Chair: Janice Roselius

2014

Vice Chair: Dr. Carolyn Eggleston

2015

Treasurer: Kimberly Diaz

2016

Annette Kelly

2014

Cathy Paredes

2015

Kia Roberts

2014

Dr. Katy Henry

2015

Dr. Angela Gordon Nichols

2016

Joyce Payne

2016

Focus Committee Members (Non-Voting Members)

Vicki Lee

Revised on 9/21/14

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