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Emerging Leaders Society


Are you a young professional looking to get involved in the community? Emerging Leaders Society may be the right fit for you!

Purpose: To make a long lasting impact by engaging emerging community leaders and United Way supporters through  volunteerism, education, networking.

Vision: For each member to grow their relationship with the United Way of York County by increasing financial generosity, volunteerism, and civic engagement.


Membership Criteria

  • Individuals between the ages of 21-40 who contribute $250 or more to United Way of York County

  • Interest in community involvement and a desire to make long-lasting, positive change in York County

Membership Criteria

  • Access to prominent community leaders

  • Networking, educational and volunteer events

  • Leadership development programs

  • Recognition in United Way of York County publications

CLICK HERE to view the membership criteria flyer. 




ELS Family Movie Night

Please join us at Cousler Park on Saturday, September 9th from 8:00- 10:30 p.m. for ELS Family Movie Night!

Join us on Saturday, September 9th at Cousler Park for the first ever ELS Family Movie Night. The FUN starts at 8pm! 

This event will be free to all ELS members and guests. This includes free popcorn and activities available for the whole family.

*Check back for Movie title*




Books & Brews

Please join us at Wyndridge Farm on Thursday, August 24th from 5:00- 7:30 p.m. for Books and Brews!

We invite you and a guest to join us at Wyndridge Farm as we help cultivate the love of reading by collecting book donations to be used for our United Way of York County Reading Ready Corner and other early educational programs. Grab a drink and socialize with emerging leaders society members and friends. 

We are looking for new or gently used books for children between the ages of 3-6. Books in Spanish are in high need.

If you would like to purchase a book please checkout our list of recommended books here.  




Thank you to our sponsors:


2017 ELS Steering Committee 

o   Jason McSherry

o   Leigh Ann Wilson

o   Andrew Koplitz

o   Mary  Zeigler

o   Robert Innerst

o   Bob Kucherich

o   Carrie Becker

o   Marco Angelone

o   Tony Campisi




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For more information or to join the Emerging Leaders Society, please contact Zach Reynolds at (717) 771-3812.