OUR IMPACT IN WAUKESHA COUNTY AND BEYOND
When you donate to the Women and Girls Fund, your impact is felt by women and girls right here in Waukesha County. Our grant selection process ensures that your donation reaches women and girls who have various financial, medical, educational and emotional needs. Each year, the grant recipients may change according to the acute needs dictated by women and girls in the community. To view past recipients, click on “2017 Grant Awards” below.
TRUTH IN NUMBERS
60% of families with children living below the federal poverty line are headed by single mothers.
70% of working female caregivers made some change in their job to accommodate their caregiving role.
Nearly $800,000 in grants have been given by the Women and Girls Fund board.