Women Leadership and Philanthropy Council

The WLPC is a diverse group of local women seeking to engage and broaden their understanding of new practices and ideas whose vision, energy, and contributions make an impact within organizations and communities. The WLPC's mission is to advance leadership development of women.

WLPC members

Our Projects and Programs 

Student Programs 

The WLPC sponsors student programs at Dominican throughout the year, such as LeaderShape® and Penguin Tank. Members engage with students, influence their development and stay connected to the campus.

Lecture Series 

In partnership with the Dominican Institute for Leadership Studies, the group sponsors lectures throughout the year. Membership levels includes receptions and lecture attendance.    

Women’s Development 

The WLPC hosts meaningful personal and professional development events. Members enjoy access to Business Edge Breakfast Briefings and other workshops.

Community Outreach 

The WLPC collaborates with local community organizations and encourages local non-profit involvement.

Social Gatherings 

Members are invited to attend casual social gatherings throughout the year to stay connected.    
 

Join the WLPC

 

New members are encouraged to join any time of year! Membership dues are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. 

Platinum $1,000 Access to all WLPC sponsored events, Institute of Leadership Studies lectures (8), exclusive wine receptions with speakers prior to lectures, and Business Edge Briefings 
 
Gold $500 Access to all WLPC sponsored events, Institute of Leadership Studies lectures (4), exclusive wine receptions with speakers prior to lectures, and Business Edge Briefings 
Silver $250 Access to all WLPC sponsored events, Institute of Leadership Studies lectures (2), exclusive wine receptions with speakers prior to lectures, and Business Edge Briefings 
Titanium $150 For Dominican faculty and staff with the same benefits as Silver membership
Bronze $100 For members under the age of 30. Access to all WLPC sponsored events (includes two lectures). 
Student Scholarships available Interested students should email Kimberly Richter for scholarship details. 

 

  • Leverages combined experience to advocate for balanced representation of women in leadership and philanthropic roles in organizations and society
  • Educate people to become better leaders to effect positive change
  • Model and teach philanthropic, collaborative and inclusive leadership to engage our community
  • Mentor future generations to be educated and humanitarian leaders to encourage diverse representation at all levels of leadership
     

Questions? Please contact us.