Thank you for your interest in the General Federation of Women’s Clubs. GFWC is one of the world’s largest and oldest nonpartisan, nondenominational, women’s volunteer service organizations. Our members live up to our mission by volunteering millions of hours each year to create global change by working on a local level.
Direct media enquiries, as well as requests for GFWC images and logos, to the GFWC Communications and Public Relations Department.
GFWC Communications and Public Relations Director Michelle Furman
202-347-3168 ext. 108
1734 N Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20036
Melanie Carriker Stevens
Melanie Carriker Stevens understands GFWC tradition and legacy. Daughter of GFWC Communications and PR Chairman Wendy Carriker, Melanie was inspired to form the GFWC Legacy Woman's Club, which celebrates the dedication of grandmothers, mothers, aunts, sisters, and cousins. The GFWC Legacy Club received its charter at the 2015 GFWC Annual Convention in Memphis.
Success For Survivors Scholarship
Each year, GFWC awards scholarships to help intimate partner abuse survivors obtain a post-secondary education that offers a chance to reshape their future by securing employment and gaining personal independence.
Woodbridge Woman’s Club
Since 1965, the GFWC Woodbridge Woman’s Club (Virginia) has focused on making a difference in the lives of women, children, and families in their community. With approximately 50 members, the club is a vibrant part of Woodbridge and actively conducts education, conservation, and home life projects.