Empower Women and Girls

Bettering Lives for Women and Girls

In our society, gender powerfully impacts experience and opportunity. Through grant making, strategic initiatives, education and awareness, and research and advocacy, the Women’s Fund addresses the issue and challenges specific to women and girls. By engaging in philanthropic activity and leveraging community collaboration, we envision a community where women and girls can achieve their highest aspirations.

Each year the Women’s Fund invests over $200,000 to support projects and programs specific to the needs of women and girls.


Advancing Economic Opportunities for Women and Girls
The Women’s Fund directs its resources and leadership on creating, strengthening and accelerating economic opportunity that enable women and girls to achieve their full potential.



Continuing Education and Training
Knowing that education is a pathway to economic security and financial stability, the Women’s Fund supports programs and initiatives to empower women to pursue and achieve their post-secondary educational goals.


Life Skills, Mentoring & Supports

The Women’s Fund supports programs and initiatives that increase the ability of women and girls to effectively manage challenges and successfully navigate everyday life circumstances. Through the power of one-on-one mentoring, goal planning, connection to community resources, and supportive services to help women identify and work toward their goals, to break down barriers, and to foster increased confidence and realize a vision of what is possible.


Mental and Emotional Wellness

To ensure women and girls have access to a spectrum of supports to nurture mental and emotional wellness to thrive the Women’s Fund support programs and initiatives to proactively support women and girls to be mentally and emotionally healthy.