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Women Funded: 2017

When: September 6-8
Where: Park Central Hotel – San Francisco, California, USA


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Mobilizing for equality today requires bold, persistent, action. At Women Funded 2017, you’ll be connected, coached and rejuvenated to lead in a world where unpredictability is the new norm.

Join 350+ women’s fund and foundation leaders, corporate foundations investing in economic security, heads of diversity and inclusion initiatives, and issue experts. Together, we will get the tools needed to advocate for women and girls from wherever we are. Because we don’t just talk about change, we do it.



Preview of conference attractions – Session and speaker updates will be made weekly.




Spaces where disruption happens.



No boring presentations here; only interactive sessions created to leave you with tips and tools needed for the change we seek.

From Paychecks to Portfolios

Why assets matter and ways for women to boost their wealth and security.

Girls Incubating Change
Girls successfully get their creative ideas in front of investors and changemakers.

Living Giving
You don’t have to be old or rich to be a philanthropist, lessons from a 9-year old.

Stealth Health: Funding Reproductive Rights in Conservative Environments
Where there’s a will, women’s funds find a way to get resources where they are most needed.

Being Broke Makes Me Sick
Making the connections between health and wealth.

Power With: Cash 
Rapid Response Grantmaking – Political and social realities require quick action. Women’s foundations are putting international models and strategies to work in the U.S.

Power With: Communications 
Creativity breeds compelling communications and content.

Power with: Promotores
Common language and culture reduce barriers to health and education for native born and immigrant communities.

Man in the Mirror
One man’s journey to change the norms around male masculinity into healthy, respectful, and safe relationships.

Diversity & Inclusion: It’s not a Cliché, It’s Competitive Advantage
How new leadership is shifting diversity and inclusion from words to action.

The Power Within Us
Women’s funds are harnessing the expertise and influence of women to gain equal representation in all spheres of decision-making.

Breaking Jail: Moving Beyond Incarceration to a Just Society
The school to prison pipeline is real. Women’s foundations are securing criminal justice reforms to break the cycle.

Reducing Poverty Two Generations at a Time
Women’s foundations share results from this holistic approach that involves women, their families, training, and education.

Young Women’s Initiative: New Disruptors
Get it first-hand from the experts: how to launch a Young Women’s initiative in your city or state.

There’s No Place Like, Office 
Marching orders from the women’s march: get more women elected to public office. This is how we do it.

Power With: Gender 
How one women’s foundation’s toolkit is educating local corporations and generating revenue.

It Takes a Village…
to raise women and girls from poverty to prosperity. How corporations are paving that path for millions of women worldwide.

Power With: Silicon Valley

  • Build your Brand
    Get beyond your profile and learn to use LinkedIn to brand your organization inside and out.
  • Pitch Perfect!
    An eye and mind opening live pitch that will give you the skills to get in the door with corporate donors

Power with: Tech
Double dividends: global tech trainings for women while also engaging volunteers from the sector.

Power With: Arts
Unleashing the power of the arts to elevate issues and inspire action.

Power With: Politics 
Advancing legislation that protects and empowers women and girls in conservative times.


Women Funded is a non-solicitation event.