Engaged Leaders United


About the Program

Engaged Leaders United is a program for adults aged 50 and under who donate or pledge a minimum annual gift of $250 or a combined minimum annual gift of $500 with their spouse. Being an Engaged Leader will allow you to discover and expand your philanthropic passions through volunteering, networking and community involvement. Anyone who qualifies for the Engaged Leaders United program AND checks the box on their pledge form will be invited to participate in these opportunities.
To learn more or to become part of this group, contact United Way at 507-345-4551 or josephl@mankatounitedway.org.

Engaged Leader Opportunities...
• Volunteer for various community projects with other leaders.
​​​​​​​• Meet corporate and community leaders as well as other young leaders who will help you grow both professionally and in philanthropy.
​​​​​​​• Attend the Tocqueville Speaker Series, in which Tocqueville Society Leaders (those who give a personal annual gift of $10,000 or more) share their professional and personal journeys and their perspectives on philanthropy.
• Attend the Business of Giving Series, in which regional business leaders invite leaders to learn more about what their company's perspective on giving and what they do to give back to the community.

Upcoming Events

Engaged Leaders - Mankato Brewery & Radio Mankato Present: You're invited to join us for the 1st in the 3-part series on Tuesday, June 18 for Tuesday Tunes - Summer Music Series at Mankato Brewery in Lower North Mankato for LIVE music with The Lost Vintage! A delicious menu will be available featuring the following: 8" Cheese, Sausage or Pepperoni Pizzas, Coconut Chicken Salads, and Flask Cheeseburgers (thanks to ATOM Hospitality)! $1 from each beer and food item sold will be donated back to Greater Mankato Area United Way's programs and initiatives! 93.1 Kato Hits will be broadcasting live too! We hope to see you there; it's sure to be a good time for a good cause!
• Tuesday Tunes - Summer Music Series Part 1: Tuesday, June 18 with The Lost Vintage & 93.1 Kato Hits!
• Tuesday Tunes - Summer Music Series Part 2: Tuesday, July 16 with The Whiskey Richard Band & 94.1 KXLP!
• Tuesday Tunes - Summer Music Series Part 3: Tuesday, Aug 20 with Bullypulpit Bluegrass & 100.5 Minnesota 100!

Mankato Brewery Presents: You're invited to join us for the BBQ & Brew-Ha event on Saturday, June 22, 1 pm - 4 pm!
New This Year: People's Choice tickets will be available for purchase to people can vote for their favorite rib, limited quantities of tickets sold, and people's choice will take place from 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm with awards to follow. Proceeds from the People's Choice will stay in the local community and benefit Greater Mankato Area United Way! VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Email: jillc@mankatounitedway.org to sign up!

Save the Date! Aug 20th: Business of Giving Series with CBC Fisher Group @ Mankato Brewery, 4-5 pm. Thanks for your interest!