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Greenville Women Giving (Greenville, SC) 

Greenville Women Giving awards over $517K to local nonprofits, read their story and watch their 16th Annual Meeting grant recipient video.

Women's Giving Alliance (Jacksonville, FL)

Women’s Giving Alliance Awards $660,000 in Grants: Largest Single Year Distribution in Foundation’s 20-Year History - Grants issued to 17 Northeast Florida nonprofits to transform the lives of women and girls in our community. Read the May 18, 2022 Press Release and grant distribution details

Impact100 Essex (Essex County, NJ)

Impact100 Essex awarded a $100,000 Impact grant to Butterfly Dreamz and three $15,000 unrestricted Equity Grants to BIPOC led nonprofits.

Essex County Nonprofit Helps NJ Girls 'Dream Big, Fly High'  

Arts Ed Newark to Receive One of 3 Piloted Impact100 Essex Equity Grants  

Women's Giving Circle of Howard County (Columbia, MD)

Opinion: Leveraging Philanthropy to Help Cultivate a Pipeline of Women Leaders of Color

SisterFund (Richmond, VA)

Philanthropy Together Spotlights Jill Coleman of  SisterFund

Impact100 South Jersey (Haddonfield, NJ)

The Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge earns a $50,000 grant from Impact100 South Jersey. Read more

Impact 100 Seattle (Seattle, WA)

Seattle’s Impact 100 women pool their money to maximize their charitable boost | The Seattle Times. Read more

Impact100 Wichita Falls (Wichita Falls, TX)

Impact 100 Wichita Falls kicked off their 3rd year with a membership event on August 23, 2021. Read more

Women's Gift Alliance (Coeur d'Alene, ID)

The Magic of Gift Giving 
On June 17, WGA celebrated with their five Pooled Fund Grant recipients. Madison Hardy, reporter for the CDA Press wrote a feature article and published it on June 21.

Women's Giving Alliance (Jacksonville, FL)

Women’s Giving Alliance Kicks Off 20th Anniversary Celebration By Granting More Than $580,000
omen’s Giving Alliance (WGA), announced their 2021 grants to benefit women and girls in Northeast Florida on May 20, 2021. WGA is the home giving circle of Paula Liang, current Philanos chair and a WGA past president. 

Impact Oklahoma (Oklahoma City, OK)

Impact Oklahoma awarded over $150,000 in grant funds at its annual meeting, read their press release.

Impact 100 Garden State (Morristown, NJ)

Impact 100 Garden State was honored by the New Jersey Legislature for their long-term funding to the Morris County Mobile Food Pantry, resulting in an increase to twenty-two locations tripling the number of people served.  Read the NJ Joint Resolution

Women's Gift Alliance (Coeur d'Alene, ID)

WGA was featured in the Coeur d'Alene Press March 23, 2021 as part of a feature article, "Carrying on the Legacy."  This was a profile of three female-led philanthropic groups in Kootenai County, as part of Women's History month. 

Women Investing in Nebraska (Omaha, NE)

Awarded two grants that total $168,000 to help Nebraska’s veterans with legal services and help University of Nebraska students with the cost of learning materials. Read the article from the Lincoln Journal Star, December 2, 2020.

Women Inspiring Philanthropy (Arlington, TX ) presented NEW DAY with a $50,000 grant to feed hungry children.

“This is an extraordinary and generous commitment by Women Inspiring Philanthropy that will enable New Day to expand its important programs that provide supplemental food to students in the Arlington ISD and summer programs,” said Michael McCoy, NEW DAY vice president. Read more

Greenville Women Giving (Greenville, SC) awards $540,000 in grants at Virtual Annual Meeting! 

Read the story for the details and watch the 12-minute video to see how their sponsor, Brand In Motion, created a professional virtual experience during COVID. 

Woods River Women’s Foundation, Sun Valley, ID got press on quickly switching to general operating funds during COVID. 

The Idaho Mountain Express reported that the grant the Sober House just received from WRWF for a capital project can be repurposed for general operations (as with all the 2020 grants).

Women’s Giving Circle of Howard County. Buffy Beaudoin-Schwartz, ED of WGC of HoCo, presented her affiliates’ nimble COVID response in their community, including setting up the local COVID response along with other community partners. 

They also were able to distribute more funds through a long-held feature of their circle.  Here’s some of their press:

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