We are in 21 countries across 6 continents.
We collectively invest over $350 million annually in advancing women and girls’ rights.
We are diverse: 85% of us are public foundations, 15% are private foundations.
We invest strongly within the United States: 36% are funding community and statewide projects
and 15% are funding nationwide projects.
We connect local to global: over one third of us are funding international projects.
Through our global conference; regional summits; cross-sector partnerships; access to innovative tools, expert webinars, and latest research; and—most importantly—being connected with other leaders of the movement, Women’s Funding Network membership expands your knowledge, leverages your strength, and amplifies your impact. Just ask our members.
Membership is open to women’s funds, foundations, or grantmaking organizations that invest in and support projects and programs that promote and serve women, girls, and their families. Individuals who endorse our values and invest in women and girls’ are also welcome.
Together, we are building a movement of women-led change. Join us.
“Our participation in the [WFN] Raising Leaders, Raising Millions cohort inspired our foundation to raise over $1 million to support our work on women’s reproductive health—all as a result of connections made through the Women’s Funding Network!”
— Carol Penick, Women’s Foundation of Mississippi
As a member of Women’s Funding Network, you are part of a global community of more than 120 women’s funds, foundations, and grantmaking organizations. WFN Membership:
Women’s Funding Network offers two membership types: partner member and associate member. Both types receive the full benefits of membership.
To determine the correct membership type for your or your organization, please review the following criteria:
If you are an individual funder of gender equity interested in joining as an associate member, please contact us for more information.
Membership admission is subject to approval from the Women’s Funding Network.
Membership dues for partner and associate members are suggested based on your organization’s grantmaking budget because we want to give all women’s funds and foundations—regardless of size or strength—the opportunity to benefit from the network.
Please select the dues that you feel best suit your capacity.
Located in emerging market
Less than $100,000
From $100,000 to $499,999
From $500,000 to $999,999
From $1,000,000 to $5,000,000
Greater than $5,000,000
“Women’s Funding Network has strengthened Semillas’ work in Mexico. We have been able to form alliances with other WFN members and have improved our work strategies from the webinars and capacity building.”
— Laura Garcia, Semillas
If you are a women’s fund or foundation, we can help strengthen your work through research, promising practices, and useful tools. Learn more about the benefits of belonging to Women’s Funding Network.
If you believe in the power of women-led change, we invite you to join us as a supporter. Making a gift to Women’s Funding Network is a powerful way to support women changemakers around the world. You can also view our member directory to find a fund or foundation near you.