2018 Human Services Grant Award Recipients

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...

2018: $30,000 to Building Goodness Foundation

Building Goodness will use WUP’s $30,000 grant for projects with three local non-profits. By improving the spaces of two existing non-profits and building a playground for a budding Head Start program, this grant has the ability to provide transformation and impact to...

2018: $30,000 to International Neighbors

International Neighbors is seeking to transition from an all-volunteer effort into a sustainable non-profit structure with paid staff for the first time. Recognizing that a sense of well-being, control, and self-efficacy in the face of challenges are fundamental to...

Summer Social

Join us for Women’s United in Philanthropy 2018 Summer Social on Thursday, August 16, at the Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Art Collection, located on Route 250 in Charlottesville. Members and their guests can enjoy a fun night at the museum with live music – a...

2018 Human Services Grant Award Proposal Summaries Released

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...

2018 Human Services Grant Award Finalists Announced

Women United in Philanthropy (WUP) Grants Committee selected five organizations as the finalists for the 2018 Human Services Grant Awards. These finalist organizations will present at the 2018 Grant Finalists Presentation on May 9, 2018. The WUP membership will vote...

Meet our UVA Intern and Volunteer

Meet Alexis “Lexi” Arledge, our UVA volunteer and intern. She has been working with the Women United in Together in Philanthropy (WUP) Communications Committee to help organize for sustainability. Currently, she is developing plans to expand WUP’s social media...

Resources: Opioid Abuse in Our Community

On February 27, 2018, Women United in Philanthropy hosted a panel discussion on Opioid Abuse in our Community. To read more about the event, click here. Several community resources were provided at the event. Drug Drop Off Box Flyer NARCAN Distribution Flyer Resources...