Since 1998, The Women’s Foundation has made nearly $11 million in grants to over 170 leading community-based organizations.

Recent Grants

We use data and research to support our innovative and multifaceted approach to philanthropic grantmaking. We ensure that our Grantee Partners are some of the most effective organizations working to build women’s economic security in the Washington, D.C. region.

The Women's Foundation granted $630,000 in DC, Maryland and Virginia in FY15.

3,603Women were served by grants

395Women completed job training

5,189Children were reached through the ECEFC

276Women participated in financial education

Women increased their income and assets by $3.6 million.

237Women obtained jobs and increased their total income by $659K

1,367Women enrolled in public benefit programs and increased their assets by $1.9 million as a result

1,212Women decreased their debt and increased their assets by over $1,078,343

Your support can make a difference.

Join us in building the collective power of our community to create opportunities for women and girls. Opportunities not just for today or tomorrow, but for years, and generations to come.