Pride United
Skip to Content
United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County

photo of pride united council

Pride United

Main Content

We are LGBTQ+ leaders, allies and advocates committed to addressing key issues that disproportionately affect members of the LGBTQ+ community. We give, advocate and volunteer in issue areas in the Queer community that will drive measurable investment, change and impact in our four-county footprint. 

A leadership level gift of $1,200 or more qualifies you to be a part of Pride United. Your dollars can help support our Pride United Equity Fund.

Member Criteria

  • Yearly contribution at $1200 or above
  • Voluntarily opt-in to the program

Member Benefits

  • Invitations to exclusive semi-annual Pride United events.
  • Invitations to additional educational and volunteer opportunities.
  • Recognition in the United Way Leadership Registry (optional) with a Pride United mark.



2023 Pride United Homecoming

Saturday, April 15th, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Saint Kate - The Arts Hotel
139 E Kilbourn Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202

Learn more

Become a Member Today

If your employer runs a United Way workplace campaign, please give $1,200+ through your workplace. All other donors click “Donate Now & Join” to open a new page and start your online donation. You will need to create a username and password so you can make your gift today.


Donate Now & Join


Learn how you can get on a pathway to leadership giving.


Support the Pride United Equity Fund

Donate Now 

Council Members

Open AllClose All
Pride United Co-chairs

Tim Baack, MS, LPC 

April Calvert

Pride United Council Members

Phillip Bailey

Rebecca Cameron Valcq
Community Volunteer

Katie Campbell
Enterprise Holdings

Caryn Esten
Froedtert Health

Alexander Franco
T. Rowe Price

D. Gatlin
Boys and Girls Club of Greater Milwaukee

Elle Halo
Trance Consulting, LLC

Dustin Hutter
Baird Advisors

George Marek 
Quarles & Brady LLP

Stacey Meyer
Tessitura Network 

Paul Nowak

Kyle Pfister
Ninjas for Health

Angela Quigley
Married in Milwaukee

Jay Reinke
Milwaukee Area Labor Council AFL-CIO

Casey Renn
Planned Parenthood

Justin Roby
Diverse & Resilient 

LaShawndra Vernon
Artists Working in Education

Karina Willes
Foley & Lardner

Interested in learning more or becoming a part of the inaugural council that will determine which issue area to address and what programming this network of donors will focus on?

​Contact Diamond Herring-Rodgers at 414.263.8152 or via email.