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Women's Foundation | Promoting economic self-sufficiency for women and girls since 1994.
Zumbathon

Zumbathon

The energy was simply incredible at the Zumbathon fundraiser! Thank you everyone for coming out, and a HUGE thank you to Leonte Paul for coordinating this event and choosing the Women’s Foundation as your cause!
Voices of Experience 2018

Voices of Experience 2018

Join us Thursday, May 24th from 5:30-8:30pm at Nazareth Arts Center for Voices of Experience. Voices of Experience is an after-school education program for girls in grades 6-12 featuring  accomplished women role models from diverse backgrounds sharing how they overcame challenges to achieve their goals. Girls attend with a parent, teacher, or mentor.  There is no...
A Purse For Change 2018-THANK YOU!

A Purse For Change 2018-THANK YOU!

Thank you to all of our Sponsors, guests and volunteers for an amazing evening on March 22nd.  With your help, the Women’s Foundation raised over $100,000 for women and girls in our community!   
Our Stories of Inspiration

Our Stories of Inspiration

This year through our Grant Making Committee and Girls’ Grant Making Committee, we awarded Catholic Charities of Wayne County College Bound Program $15,000 to encourage economic self-sufficiency among girls from economically disadvantaged families in Wayne County. Here are two success stories from that program. KARI: LOOKING FORWARD TO PAYING IT FORWARD   SYLVIA: CONFIDENTLY PURSUING...
Check out the January 2018 Newsletter!

Check out the January 2018 Newsletter!

Click here to check out our January 2018 newsletter and read the latest WFGV happenings! Our newsletters are online only, but please call our office at (585) 242-0940 or email abelasco@womensfoundation.org if you would like us to mail you a hard copy.    
Congratulations to our 2017 Grant Recipients

Congratulations to our 2017 Grant Recipients

Congratulations to our 2017 grant recipients who are improving the lives of women and girls in Monroe and the surrounding counties, and thank you to all who sponsored, attended and supported our Annual Grant Awards Luncheon held on November 8! Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Rochester – Beyond School Walls – $5,000 Borinquen Dance Theatre, Inc. –...
Grant Awards Luncheon Tickets & Sponsorships Now Available!

Grant Awards Luncheon Tickets & Sponsorships Now Available!

The Board of Directors of the Women’s Foundation of Genesee Valley invites you to join us for our Annual Grant Awards Luncheon. Learn about the programs and people that are improving the lives of women and girls in Monroe and surrounding counties. Please invite a guest who would like to learn more about the Foundation and the needs of...