We had a great time at our Virtual BLINGO last night! 💎Congrats to our winners: Janice G., Doris W., Chanta H., Pam C., and Beverly W. Check out the great prizes they won courtesy of Sue Millard, Founder and Independent Consultant with Swarovski.
We raised over $300 from this fundraising event for the Delaware Fund for Women. Thank you to our Sussex County Development Team! ... See MoreSee Less
Save the date! October 1st join us for an in-person panel discussion streamed live on Zoom. All proceeds from the event will benefit the Delaware Fund for Women and the Delaware Art Museum. Virtual attendees will enjoy a vibrant discussion and Q&A session followed by networking opportunities with the panelists
Founders and friends interested in Advocacy efforts - here’s an opportunity to join the Junior League of Wilmington and Delaware Alliance for Nonprofit Advancement for a free, non-partisan virtual training. RSVP below ⬇️The Junior League of Wilmington (DE) will be hosting a non-partisan Advocacy 101 training on September 10 at 7:00 p.m.
Join us for this free virtual event!
RSVP to JLW@JLWilmington.org for Zoom meeting details.
See you there!
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Today, the town of Rehoboth Beach raised the Sufferage Flag to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment! Among those in attendance, was Fund for Women Founder Judy Mellen, representing the Sussex County Development Committee and its Chair, Kelly Sheridan, who served on the 19th Amendment Planning Committee. The Flag will be flown over City Hall for the next two weeks. 🇺🇸 ... See MoreSee Less
The Fund for Women 2020 Grant allocation continues to make an impact as a part of the COVID-19 Strategic Response Fund! August Grantees ⬇️Congratulations to the latest round of COVID-19 Strategic Response Fund Grantees. Read about the work these nonprofits are doing to address community needs throughout the state at bit.ly/3ldJkUC, and learn more about the fund, a partnership of the DCF and Philanthropy Delaware, at delcf.org/community-needs-grants. ... See MoreSee Less
Take the Challenge! The 21-Day Racial Equity & Social Justice Challenge, powered by United Way of Delaware and YWCA Delaware, is your opportunity to build more effective social justice habits, including those dealing with issues of race, power, privilege, and leadership. Engage with thousands of other Delawareans in this 21-day self-paced, online journey starting today!
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.