Since 1998, The Women’s Foundation has made nearly $10 million in grants to over 160 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 $1,015,000 in DC, Maryland and Virginia in FY14.

6,984Women were served by grants

967Women completed job training

6,304Children were reached through the ECEFC

960Women participated in financial education

Women increased their income and assets by $3.9 million.

365Women obtained jobs and increased their total income by over $1.5 million

1,312Women enrolled in public benefit programs and increased their assets by $2.13 million as a result

$250,000Women decreased their debt and increased their assets by over $250,000

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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.