As we celebrate the activists of the suffrage movement, here‘s an opportunity to learn about one of our local She-roes. Alice Dunbar-Nelson, local writer, poet and activist. #fundforwomenadvocacyJoin us for a virtual New Directions in African American History! Enjoy a lively discussion with Dr. Jesse Erickson on the life and writings of Alice Dunbar-Nelson (1875-1935). Dr. Erickson’s pre-recorded talk will focus on Dunbar-Nelson's overlooked passion for books and reading. Registration is required to access the recording. The live discussion with Dr. Jesse Erickson is scheduled for Thursday, August 20th at 6:00 p.m.
For the Health and Safety of our Founders and Friends the COVID-19 Pandemic has required us to cancel our October First Founders Breakfast in its original format.
We invite you to try our new approach - in lieu of attending consider making a donation at the usual ticket price. In return, you will have the satisfaction of knowing that you helped FFW continue our Mission. (Donation is 100% tax deductible)
In the meantime, we encourage you to attend one of our virtual events to stay involved with the Fund for Women! Thank you for your continued support and please keep safe.
Our website is live introducing our Fund for Women Leadership Team!
We’re proud to have an all-volunteer Board of Trustees made up of women from all three counties in Delaware. This fantastic group of women is committed to the principles of transparency, diversity, and good governance.
CONNECT FUND FOR WOMEN LEADERSHIP TEAM The Fund for Women is managed by an all-volunteer Board of Trustees made up of women from each of the three counties of Delaware. The Board is committed to the p...
In its 10th round of grants, the Delaware COVID-19 Strategic Response Fund at the Delaware Community Foundation today awarded $335,202 to 24 nonprofit organizations providing services to communities throughout the state. ... See MoreSee Less
Nevin was a vocal supporter of Delaware Gov. John Carney’s stay-at-home orders to mitigate spread of the coronavirus. The system was also an early partner in setting up testing sites, with the first...