Pop, sip and clink with Charlotte’s top female corporate and community leaders at Breaking out the Bubbly, organized by United Way’s Women United on Thursday, Oct. 11 at Embassy Suites in uptown Charlotte.


A signature networking event of Women United, Breaking out the Bubbly is hosted by local female leaders to celebrate the work of Women United in our community. The event is 5:30-7:30 p.m. and presented by Duke Energy and TIAA, with additional support by the Winer Family Foundation.


Dr. Laura Jana, a national speaker in the field of early childhood, will deliver the keynote address at the event. Her expertise aligns with Women United’s focus on providing education and awareness around the importance of early childhood years.


Learn more about Dr. Jana –


Dr. Jana is a pediatrician, educator, author and health communicator. She is nationally recognized for her more than two decades worth of ongoing efforts to promote healthy lifestyles for children and practical parenting advice to new and expectant parents.


She recently published the book, The Toddler Brain, which offers a playbook for purposeful parenting in today’s complex world and lays out a strategic plan for developing skills needed to succeed during a child’s first five years of life.


Following Dr. Jana’s keynote address, women community leaders will lead a conversation with guests about early childhood importance and awareness.


Breaking out the Bubbly is free and you do not have to be a member of Women United to join.


Register for this event and learn more about Women United’s work.