United Way’s Leadership United division offers a suite of volunteer leadership training programs designed to engage local Berks Countians in development and volunteer opportunities and to prepare them for nonprofit volunteer leadership. Leadership United also includes United Way’s Volunteer Center, which connects people of all ages with a wide variety of volunteer opportunities.

To learn more about any of the programs listed below, contact Jean Morrow at jeanmor@uwberks.org or 610-685-4587.

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Leadership Berks

Leadership Berks is a dynamic program dedicated to giving local professionals the tools they need to serve in key volunteer leadership positions with local nonprofits.

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Blueprint for Leadership is United Way’s proven training program designed to prepare individuals from under-represented groups for leadership on diverse nonprofit boards.

Emerging Leaders United

Emerging Leaders United is growing the next generation of leaders through volunteer activities, personal development opportunities and exclusive social “with a purpose” events. 

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Board and Committee Openings

Nonprofit organizations throughout Berks County are in need of individuals to serve on their board of directors and/or committees. Search the list to find an organization that meets your interests and expertise.