The Women’s Foundation of Southwest Florida is powering change in their community with strategic investments in women. The Women’s Foundation is the only non-profit organization in Southwest Florida focused exclusively on women and girls and was the first to publish academic research assessing the status of women in the area. Signature programs include (1) stopping the sale of our children for sex and (2) economic security for women. The Board of Directors will build a $5 million endowed organization dedicated to the advancement of women and girls in Southwest Florida by 2020. With this sustained funding source, The Women’s Foundation of Southwest Florida will make significant and sustainable investments in collaborative partnerships create and fund innovative solutions to complex problems and deliver measurable impact.