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Women to Women

how to GET INVOLVED

Nobody understands the challenges women face better than women themselves.

What You Can Do:

We invite you to participate in effective philanthropy: philanthropy that is inspired by a commitment to create positive change for women and their families. We invite you to make a difference in collaboration with those who share a connection to our community! Working as women united in a common purpose is empowering for committee members and grantees alike. You may join us as a member, attend an event to learn more and/or make a donation to support the investments we’ll make this year.

MEMBER BENEFITS:

  • Amplify your giving by leveraging your dollars with those of other members.

  • Give voice to the issues affecting the women in our community by deciding with your peers on the committee which programs to fund.

  • See the impact of your giving as funded programs share accomplishments with membership that were made possible by the committee’s grants.

  • Develop new personal and professional relationships with other women.

  • Learn from workshops and conversations on philanthropy, women in philanthropy, issues and needs of women, how organizations are serving women, and trends and gaps in funding.

Member Responsibilities:

  • Make a one-time pledge with a variety of options to make payments affordable.

  • Participate in the committee grantmaking process, a cooperative effort to select the recipients of grants. This may include identifying organizations and programs to fund, reviewing proposals, conducting site visits, and voting on grant recommendations.

  • Provide good stewardship and thought partnership to the committee with your active and positive participation. This may include attending meetings, or planning events to attract new members

  • Connect Women to Women with organizations and stakeholders doing work on behalf of women in the Greensboro area.

Membership PLEDGES:

Women to Women has grown from four determined women to 154 members. As a member you can make an impact too. We invite you to become part of this strong leadership of Greensboro women with your one-time pledge. Leave a legacy by helping to ensure all women in Guilford County have the opportunities they need to reach their highest potential.

To become a member, you must make a pledge of at least $2,500. Leading donor level is achieved with a pledge of $25,000 or more.