African American Leadership Council

African American Leadership Council is an affinity group whose mission is to empower local African American leaders by creating opportunities for growth through leadership development, philanthropy and community engagement. 

Get Involved with AALC

Looking to get involved with AALC? We always have space for community members to join our committees and help us achieve our mission. If interested in joining an AALC committee, please email


Membership Committee

Throughout the year, this committee plans volunteer and engagement opportunities for members. They also play an important role in recruiting new members and helping them get involved.

Leadership Development Committee

This committee leads AALC’s leadership development work. They help plan the Lunch with Leaders series and find other opportunities for professionals in the community to grow.

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United Way of Greater Toledo donors who give at least $250 or $21/month during the annual campaign can become a member of AALC and receive special access to events and leadership development and volunteer opportunities, as well as other United Way donor benefits such as Donor Appreciation Rewards.

Upcoming AALC Events