A bold, international alliance dedicated to advancing the well-being of marginalized genders across the globe.

WFN’s powerful coalition of grantmakers, nonprofit organizations, corporations, and individuals, is addressing critical issues impacting equality and justice for all genders, of all races.

WFN Member Network By The Numbers

14
The Network spans the globe, representing 14 countries across 6 continents
$420m
Our members and partners invest $420 million annually in advancing gender equity
36
We invest strongly within the United States, with members in 36 states
1 in 5
We connect local to global: one out of five members funds projects internationally

WFN Member Bureau

WFN Members Support Historic White House Gender Equity Strategy

As the largest international network of women’s funds and gender equity funders, we celebrate the historic release of the first-ever White House Strategy on Gender Equity and Equality.

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WFN Member Bureau

WFN & NHWF: Our Fight for Reproductive Justice

Elizabeth Barajas-Román and WFN member Tanna Clews, CEO of the New Hampshire Women’s Foundation discuss the impact of SB8, what it means for women in the U.S., and what women’s funds across the country are doing to fight for reproductive justice in their communities.

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We Stand With You

WFN Member Bureau

WFN Press Release

Women’s Funding Network press release highlights network solidarity with Afghan women.

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Black Lives Matter Protest

WFN Member Bureau

New Op-Ed from Ms. Foundation for Women’s Teresa C. Younger

Joy Anderson, President and Founder of Criterion Institute and Teresa Younger, CEO and President of the Ms. Foundation for Women, urge us to respond to the crisis by taking guidance from gender justice movement-builders.

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Press, WFN Events

WFN Members Support Historic White House Gender Equity Strategy

News

WFN & NHWF: Our Fight for Reproductive Justice

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WFN Press Release

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New Op-Ed from Ms. Foundation for Women’s Teresa C. Younger

When women’s funds thrive, the quality of philanthropic impact grows.

WFN is dedicated to supporting and amplifying the critical role of gender justice and women’s funds by sharing knowledge, deploying strategic tools, leveraging capacity building resources, and maintaining a robust network of amplification and influence.

United we are the largest funding alliance in the world dedicated to gender equality and justice.

Adapting to new challenges is a necessary part of our work. WFN is the combined strength of its membership, and is constantly adapting to current global challenges to keep delivering resources and support where it is needed most. Together we form a last line of defense for feminist principals in philanthropy, insuring that a gender lens approaches to funding are always being developed and promoted in field.

United we are
a movement.

WFN’s powerful alliance works together to develop strategies, mobilize resources, and raise awareness to combat systemic gender and racial inequality at the community level, forging a better quality of life for all.