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WGC eNewsletter – February 2019

Dear WGC Donors and Friends, We’ve had a great start to the year so far – thanks to all our donors, partners, and friends who have supported our efforts in so many ways. READ THE FULL FEBRUARY ENEWSLETTER HERE And, we’ve got some great things planned the next few months. We are proud to be…

Grants Update: Emergency Response Network

Grants Update: Emergency Response Network

The WGC Emergency Response Network was created to provide an opportunity for WGC donors to help women in need. When our nonprofit partners are working with a woman with an immediate need, they submit a request to the WGC ERN. We enhanced the ERN in the Summer of 2018. Since that time have sent 7 WGC…

GIRL POWER – March 10, 2019!

GIRL POWER – March 10, 2019!

GIRL POWER – March 10, 2019! WGC is proud to fund this amazing program again this year: JHU Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) hosts Girl Power, a STEM expo for middle and high school girls, with support from the Maryland Space Business Roundtable and Women’s Giving Circle of Howard County. The event features hands-on activities, cool demonstrations, and take-home…

1000+ Donors

1000+ Donors

The WGC has received gifts and pledges of over $1 million since its founding in 2002, over 1000 donors.

150+ JA Rising Women

150+ JA Rising Women

A semester long entrepreneur program, representing more than 10 high schools in Howard County

$350K+ in Grants

$350K+ in Grants

Together, we have have invested more than $300,000 in local community organizations that address the needs and improve the lives of women and girls.

350+ Journey Girls

350+ Journey Girls

A unique camp helping young women identify their own leadership skils, strengths, and weaknesses in a supportive and fun environment that fosters increased self-esteem and confidence.