2019 Grant Finalists Announced

Women United in Philanthropy (WUP) Grants Committee selected five organizations as the finalists for the 2019 Human Services Grant Awards. WUP members, guests, and the general public are invited to attend the 2019 Grant Finalists Presentation on Tuesday, May 21, 2019,...

Discovering Resilience: How Trauma Impacts Children and Adults

On March 19, 2019, Women United in Philanthropy (WUP) hosted an educational panel discussion Discovering Resilience: How Trauma Impacts Children and Adults with over 100 people in attendance. The discussion was moderated by Alicia Lenahan, President of Piedmont CASA...

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...