Women’s Giving Circle Grants

WomensGiving Circle GroupProgram Description

The Women’s Giving Circle Grants Advisory Committee accepts applications for programs, capital and operating expenses that meet the following criteria:

  • Increase life skills of women
  • Encourage the healthy development and personal authority of young girls
  • Improve the quality of life for families in Washington County
  • Improve the emotional and physical well-being of all females
  • Expand philanthropy and increase giving by local women

The suggested grant request amount is $1,000 to $1,500; however, applications for other amounts will not be disqualified. The Women’s Giving Circle will not award grants in 2017.

Requirements

  • Applicant organizations must be based in and primarily serving Washington County, MD, and have a current 501(c)(3) determination from the IRS.
  • Organizations may apply for funding for more than one program; however, each program requires a separate grant application.