ELC Events


We invite you to join United Way’s Emerging Leaders Council, a group of caring and committed young professionals on a mission to encourage philanthropy and volunteerism among their peers. ELC members are typically under 45 years old and engage in a wide variety of volunteer projects, professional development opportunities, networking conversations and social events. You can join more than 4,000 ELC members making a lasting difference for individuals, families and neighborhoods in need across our San Antonio community.

Please click on the individual event below to learn more.


     13      Volunteer: No Graffiti SA: MLK Service Project

     20     Volunteer: Born Learning Trail at Martinez Park Painting Project


      17     Community Impact: Literacy Kits Inspire kids to Read to Succeed! Learn more HERE.

 MARCH 2018

     8      Close Up: Leadership Panel Discussion for International Women’s Day Check out event pictures HERE.

     10    Volunteer: Habitat for Humanity Build Check out event pictures on our Facebook page!

APRIL 2018

     9       Swing into Spring Social + Fundraiser at Top Golf Check out event pictures on our Facebook page!

     14     Dash to the VTO 5k Register HERE

    16-22 Birdies for Charity: Support ELC through an exciting fundraising program linked to the Valero Texas Open

     28     Volunteer: United Way Kids Festival, An Official Fiesta® Community Event Sign up to volunteer for one of three shifts HERE!

 MAY 2018

       2      Social/Networking: LOOP MegaMixer Register to attend HERE!

      5        Community Impact: Safety Net, Focusing on Critical Needs Shoebox Project Register to volunteer HERE!

     12       Volunteer with American Red Cross: Sound the Alarm! Save a life. Register to volunteer HERE!

     31       Close Up: Erika Prosper Check out event pictures on our Facebook page!

JUNE 2018

     4      Volunteer: Super Summer Readers! This 10-week program running from June 4- August 10 will provide  students with a designated reading time for one hour a day, three days a week, consisting of 30 minutes of paired reading and 30 minutes of reading extension activities. Multiple shifts/dates available! Learn more and register to volunteer HERE!

      22      Community Impact: Family Day at the Zoo Learn more and register to volunteer HERE!

      23    Day of Action: Community Garden Build Learn more and register to volunteer HERE!

JULY 2018

24     Cycle for Charity at JoyRide Save the Date! More info coming soon!


      4      Volunteer: Write Start Project Save the Date! More info coming soon!

TBD   Close Up Speaker Series More info coming soon!


     12     Social: Head Shots & Happy Hour More info coming soon!

     22     Volunteer: 5th Annual Mobile Pantry Save the date! More info coming soon!


     27      Make a Difference Day Save the Date! More info coming soon     


     TBD  Close Up: Kim Lubel, United Way Campaign Chair

      10      Volunteer: Homeless Awareness Month Save the Date! More info coming soon!


      6       Social- 2018 Wrap Party: Come Celebrate with ELC! Save the Date! More info coming soon!

      8       Volunteer: The Gift of Service Holiday Event Save the Date! More info coming soon!

      22     Volunteer: H-E-B Feast of Sharing Save the Date! More info coming soon!