BRINGING WOMEN TOGETHER TO BUILD A STRONGER COMMUNITY
At Women United, our mission is to engage with like-minded women, learn about philanthropy, and leverage collective giving for local women and children. We do this through Membership, and the more you give, the more we give.
LATEST GRANTS AWARDED
Our grants support local women and children. Learn more about our most recent giving below. To view our entire giving history, visit our Grants Awarded page.
On Tuesday, September 11, 2018, Women United in Philanthropy (WUP) awarded $60,000 in grants, $30,000 each to two local non-profits serving women and children in Charlottesville and surrounding counties. The recipients were announced at the 2018 Human Services Grant...read more
Increasing diversity and multicultural awareness in the local public school systems is the mission of African American Teaching Fellows (AATF). To help achieve this, AATF is using their $25,000 Women United grant to provide college tuition assistance to five African...read more
The Women's Initiative (TWI) is using their $25,000 Women United grant for the operation of critical mental health services to 3,200 women through its core programming. Women served come from diverse socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds; many have been the victims...read more
Want to be a part of this like-minded group of women, learn about philanthropy, and leverage collective giving for local women and children? Becoming a member of Women United today is simple; individual memberships start at just $100. You’ll be invited to events, to participate in nominating and reviewing grants, and to celebrating our winners. Learn more on our Join Us page and visit our Who We Are page to learn more about the fantastic women that make up Women United.
“I’m constantly grateful for Women United, as it has been the source of many friendships, and my involvement continues to educate me about so many of the non-profit organizations doing great things in Charlottesville.” – Stacey McDonough (pictured center)
Join us for our 2018 Human Services Grant Award Luncheon at 11:30am on September 11th at Boar's Head Inn Pavilion. We will be awarding $60,000 in grants, $30,000 each to two local non-profits supporting women and children in our community. REGISTRATION &...read more
Women United in Philanthropy (WUP) Grants Committee has released proposal summaries of the five finalist organizations under consideration for a 2018 Human Services Grant Award. These finalist organizations will present at the 2018 Grant Finalists Presentation on May...read more