Washington Area Women’s Foundation makes empowerment and economic security a reality for women and girls in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area.
Our mission is to foster a powerful wave of philanthropy to improve the lives of all women and girls by:
Engaging Women in Philanthropy;
Providing Grants and Operational Resources; and,
Serving as a Regional Voice for Women and Girls.
We believe in the Power of Giving Together.
By making a collective investment in our community, we can make sure that every woman and every girl has the tools she needs to reach her full potential. Investing in women and girls has proven to be one of the most effective strategies for building strong communities.