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...

Opioid Abuse in Our Community

Community experts in the prevention and treatment of opioid abuse advocated for proactive and compassionate support of patients needing pain management at a panel discussion hosted by Women United in Philanthropy (WUP) on Tuesday, February 27. Patients should look for...

2018 Grant Nomination Deadline Announced

Current members of Women United may nominate a local non-profit to receive a grant from our 2018 Collective Fund. Nominees must be a local 501(c)3 organization serving women and/or children in Planning District 10, which includes the City of Charlottesville and the...

Membership Open House & 2016 Grant Recipients Presentations

The Women United Membership Open House on November 1st was, yet again, a great opportunity for members and guests to mix and mingle while celebrating the successes of the past year. Even more importantly, however, was the chance to hear from previous grant award...

2017: $25,000 to African American Teaching Fellows

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...