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Powering change for women

United Way’s Women Gaining Ground (WGG) is a group of like-minded women who make a personal and meaningful impact in the lives of women facing poverty. Women Gaining Ground mobilizes its members’ time, talent and funds to empower women facing barriers to build strong, independent futures. Focusing on education and employment initiatives, these women take a hands-on role, working closely with United Way.

Get involved

  • Network and engage with like-minded women
  • Invest strategically in education and employment  programs that contribute to women’s success
  • See the impact of your support by engaging directly with agencies delivering programs to women 
  • Attend exclusive events

Levels of giving

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To learn more about Women Gaining Ground and opportunities for engagement, call 416-777-1444, ext. 322, or email womengainingground@uwgt.org.

2017 WGG Reverse Day of Caring participants

2016 Women Gaining Ground Membership Directory

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Investing in a wide range of programs, Women Gaining Ground members are empowering women facing barriers.

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