Get Involved! Committees and Leadership at WaWF (MEMBERS ONLY)

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Join President & CEO Maria Kolby-Wolfe to learn about how to get involved as a member at Washington Women's Foundation (WaWF). Maria will dive into each of our member committees, how to join them, what committee leadership looks like, and how to take on a leadership role at WaWF. This session is for WaWF members...more

Let’s Talk Collective Grants: Info Session for Nonprofits (Open to All)

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Join Senior Grants Program Manager Aviva Stampfer on Wednesday, November 30th, for an overview of our Collective Grant process. Aviva will be joined by a member of the Grants Leadership Team and a grantee to share their perspectives. We will cover the grant criteria, how to apply, what to expect throughout the process, and  answer...more

PopUP! for Women & Girls (PAID EVENT- OPEN TO ALL)

National Nordic Museum 2655 NW Market St,, Seattle, WA

The PopUP! for Women and Girls will give you a taste of the collective giving experience at Washington Women’s Foundation (WaWF) in just a few hours! All are invited to learn about the issues and select our new grantees. If you’re curious about grantmaking and dedicated to supporting women & girls, join us for a...more

Grant Criteria In Action (MEMBERS ONLY)

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Curious about our grant criteria? Not sure how to apply it to our grantmaking or to our priorities? Join us for a deep dive on what we mean by increasing equity and reducing disparities on Thursday, December 15th at 12PM. We'll work together to build a shared understanding of the criteria and key terms, and...more

Grantee Engagement Team Kickoff (MEMBERS ONLY)

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Gather with the Grantee Engagement Team (GET) to learn about building trust-based relationships with Washington Women's Foundation (WaWF) grantees on Friday, January 6th 2023. We will switch gears into the orientation for the 2023 GET. Together we'll review our goals and check-in process. All members are welcome to join the GET. If you haven't yet,...more

A Conversation with Jeffery Robinson (PAID EVENT – OPEN TO ALL)

Langston Hughes 104 17th Ave S, Seattle, WA

Together with the Endowment for Equal Justice, join us the evening of January 10th to hear from renowned lawyer and civil rights activist, Jeffery Robinson, where he will discuss his powerful film, Who We Are - A Chronicle of Racism in America.  Jeffery is a dynamic, sought-after speaker on the role of race in the...more

2023 Collective Grants Committee Kickoff (MEMBERS ONLY)

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The Collective Grants are the cornerstone of Washington Women's Foundation's (WaWF) work as a collective giving organization, and a great way to connect with other members and learn about what's happening in our community.  This is the first meeting of the 2023 Collective Grants Committee. To kickoff the 2023 grant cycle, we'll begin by reviewing...more

Priority 101 Series: Food Sovereignty & Security (OPEN TO ALL)

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We’re thrilled to announce our 2023 Priority 101 series:  From our overarching themes of Education, Healthcare, and Climate & Agricultural, the WaWF membership has selected one priority within each theme: Early Childhood Education, Reproductive Justice & Maternal Health, and Food Security and Sovereignty. Join us on January 23rd, 2023 at 12:00PM for the first part...more

2023 Rest and Repair Award Celebration (OPEN TO ALL)

WOW Gallery 600 Pine Street, 3rd Floor, Seattle, WA

Join us for a joyous celebration of Black Women Leaders in Washington State!  Kick off Black History Month 2023 by honoring the first five Washington Women’s Foundation Rest and Repair awardees at the WOW Gallery in downtown Seattle on February 2nd! These will be our first $100,000 Rest & Repair Awardees and we are thrilled...more

A Conversation with Gabrielle Blair, author of Ejaculate Responsibly (OPEN TO ALL)

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Each year, Washington Women's Foundation's (WaWF) Member Events Committee (MEC) selects a book for all members to read and discuss. In 2023, MEC invites you to read Ejaculate Responsibly: A Whole New Way to Think About Abortion by Gabrielle Blair. Join us on February 15th 2023 at 12PM for a virtual discussion with the author....more

Member Town Hall: Growing Our Membership (MEMBERS ONLY)

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Presenting our new(ish) Membership structure!  Membership is at the heart of Washington Women’s Foundation. As members, you make up our collective. You fund our grants, our programs and our operations. You, our members, are our everything!  All of us work to retain our current members, even while we look for ways to expand our membership...more

How to Research a Nonprofit (MEMBERS ONLY)

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The Collective Grants are the cornerstone of Washington Women’s Foundation’s (WaWF) work as a collective giving organization, and a great way to connect with other members and learn about what’s happening in our community. Join us in learning on February 28th at 12PM. This is the second full committee training for the 2022 Collective Grants...more