United Way Tocqueville Society

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United Way Tocqueville Society brings together a visionary group of individuals who share a keen devotion to this community and to its future generations. Named after French historian Alexis de Tocqueville who recognized, celebrated and immortalized the true spirit of volunteerism that lives in America’s heart, the Tocqueville Society distinguishes itself as an influential group of over 870 business, civic and philanthropic leaders who share a passion for improving people’s lives and our community – personally and collectively.

2019 Tocqueville Award for Outstanding Philanthropy

Swanee and Paul DiMare

Swanee and Paul DiMare are among our community’s most dedicated philanthropists. Separately and together, they have had a far-reaching impact on numerous organizations and have helped many with their generosity of spirit, time and treasure. Learn More.

Previous honorees


  • Exclusive invitations to annual events, such as the Annual Grand Reception at a private home
  • Personal and professional networking opportunities like our Tocqueville Tuesday monthly series. Past speakers include: Melissa Medina, president of eMerge Americas; Kobi Karp, founder/principal in charge of Kobi Karp Architecture and Interior Design; and Manny Diaz, head football coach, University of Miami
  • Admittance to prestigious social and volunteer events
  • In-depth briefings and first-hand looks at community challenges and solutions
  • One-on-one orientation with relationship manager
  • One-on-one consultation on personal, philanthropic goals
  • Tocqueville Society participation for significant other
  • Women United participation for women of Tocqueville Society
  • Young Leaders participation for Tocqueville Society members under 40
  • Preferred seating at United Way events
  • Special access to meet and greets
  • Prominently featured in The Red Book
  • Tocqueville Society pin

Learn more


Fight for a stronger Miami by joining Tocqueville Society with an annual gift of $10,000 or more to United Way.

For more information, contact 305.646.7044 or tocqueville@unitedwaymiami.org

Upcoming events

Women United Let’s Do Lunch: The Arts Part 3

November 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm