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October E-news

Check out the latest edition of the Women’s Fund e-news here.

Register for Women’s Fund Virtual Luncheon

Registration now open for the Women’s Fund Virtual Luncheon on September 10.

Hillary Reynolds Live Streaming Concert

This is for the Mamas Live Streaming Concert with Hillary Reynolds Thursday. May 7 5:00 […]

$65,000 Awarded in Project Grants

The Women’s Fund is pleased to announce $65,000 in 2020 project grants. We are proud […]

Working for Women & Girls

COVID-19 Message from Julie Keller I hope you are doing well during this uncertain time. […]

Philanthropy Matters

Join Us! Thursday, March 12, 2020 Butte des Morts Country Club | 3600 W. Prospect […]

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Women's Fund Luncheon

The ballroom may be empty this year for the Women’s Fund Luncheon, but we’re still going to celebrate and bring you the same inspirational program that has made this the premier event in the Fox Cities for the past 19 years! Tune in virtually on September 10 for the luncheon of a lifetime.

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A Gift For The Women's Fund

With donor support, the Women’s Fund is a leader in making an impact on social issues concerning women and girls by funding organizations that create positive change in our communities. Thank you for your interest in making a gift to the Women’s Fund. You have an opportunity to leave a legacy to your community through the Women’s Fund. Please consider remembering the Women’s Fund in your estate gift planning.

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Stories From Donors & Grant Recipients

Stories From Donors & Grant Recipients

I feel like I took the step in the right direction. Before then, I didn’t have the tools or motivation to do anything differently with my life. Now I want more, I know there is more for me, and it’s exciting!

- Renee, Starting Point 2.0 Graduate

Stories From Donors & Grant Recipients

This program is bigger than computer skills. Not only are these women strengthening their digital and financial literacy, they are building their own self-confidence. By overcoming fears and developing new skills, the 12 women of Even Start are becoming empowered and increasing the probability of future success for their families.

- Susan Hunsader, Even Start Lead Instructor

Stories From Donors & Grant Recipients

With two daughters of my own, I want to set an example of giving back to the community. I love supporting the Women’s Fund because my donations affect many different organizations and programs that help women and girls.

- Beth Davis, Women's Fund Board of Directors, Past President

Stories From Donors & Grant Recipients

I am passionate about all individuals having equal access to opportunities in our community that allow them to thrive.  Being involved in the Women’s Fund allows me to put that passion into action.

- Lora Zimmer, Women's Fund Grants Committee

Stories From Donors & Grant Recipients

I love the Women’s Fund because it is a local organization and you can see the direct impact of the money that you give and the time that you give.

- Sara Micheletti, Women's Fund Board of Directors

Stories From Donors & Grant Recipients

Kathleen needed help when health issues changed her circumstances. Many things Kathleen had managed alone were now beyond her abilities. She began receiving help with cleaning, meal preparation and medication reminders for a reduced rate of $5/hour. “Boy, does it help, I can’t even tell you how much! I only have one daughter, and when she visits, I don’t want her to spend the entire time cleaning. Help At Home is pretty wonderful.”

- Kathleen - Clarity Care, Help at Home client

Stories From Donors & Grant Recipients

The continued growth of the fund is an inspiring thing. It doesn’t stand still. It’s moved forward continually. A great part of my professional life was being involved with helping the Women’s Fund grow.

- Ruth Haviland, Women's Fund Founding Donor

Stories From Donors & Grant Recipients

I support the Women’s Fund because I believe in the power of girls. We are all stronger as a community when we stand together.

- Sarah Paulson, Development Committee