August 3 2021. This week's GFWC Blog features GFWC Women’s Citizenship Club of Alamosa (Colorado) and the Collinsville Woman's Club (Illinois). Check out these stories about clubwomen making hundreds of homemade cookies to show their appreciation to frontline workers during the ongoing pandemic and raising more than $10,000 for a local food pantry.
July 27 2021. This week's GFWC Blog features GFWC Florida and GFWC Brunswick Woman’s Club. Read about how clubwomen from across the state came together to provide relief to first responders at the site of the condo collapse in Surfside, Florida, and how members donated hundreds of dollars worth of food and supplies to a facility offering assistance to people being treated for cancer and their families.
July 20 2021. This week's GFWC Blog features GFWC Woman’s Citizenship Club (Colorado) and Cosmopolitan Club of Petal (Mississippi). Read these stories about how clubwomen came together after a year of being apart to walk in an Independence Day parade and are working to line the streets of their community with American flags.
July 13 2021. This week's blog features GFWC Ohio Austintown Junior Women’s League (Ohio) and GFWC Millville Woman’s Club (New Jersey). Read about how clubwomen created two Little Lending Libraries for people of all ages and decorated pillowcases to brighten the spirits of people who have been isolated throughout COVID-19.
July 6 2021. This week's GFWC Blog features GFWC Ossoli Circle (Tennessee) and GFWC Woman’s Century Club (Idaho). Check out these stories about how clubwomen commissioned a local artist to help design a wrap for a traffic control cabinet to beautify the city and promote the club's history and how they raised money for two local organizations that offer support services to women and children.
June 29 2021. This week's blog features the GFWC Walnut Valley Women’s Club (California) and Fuquay Varina Junior Woman’s Club (North Carolina). Read about how clubwomen have donated more than 500 books to a local Little Free Library and put together backpacks filled with personal care supplies for homeless veterans in their community.
June 22 2021. This week's blog features the GFWC Wilbraham Junior Women’s Club (Massachusetts) and Pontotoc Juniorettes Club (Mississippi). Read about how clubwomen joined other local volunteer groups to pack almost 60,000 meals for those in need and raised more than $10,000 for organizations dedicated to helping children.
Volunteers in Action: Lexington Woman’s Club, Rotonda West Woman’s Club, and GFWC Mira Mesa Women’s Club
June 15 2021. This week's blog features the Lexington Woman's Club (South Carolina), Rotonda West Woman’s Club (Florida), and GFWC Mira Mesa Women’s Club (California). Read about how clubwomen are showing their support to law enforcement officers, fostering empathy and understanding through reading, and trying to provide comfort to survivors of sexual assault.
Volunteers in Action: GFWC Rhode Island, GFWC Woman’s Club of Ste. Genevieve, and Women’s Club of Farmingdale
June 8 2021. This week's blog features several GFWC Rhode Island Clubs, GFWC Woman’s Club of Ste. Genevieve (Missouri), and Women’s Club of Farmingdale (New York). Read about how clubwomen donated to GFWC Affiliate Organization March of Dimes, volunteered at COVID-19 vaccination clinics, and donated healthy snack packs to those in need.
Volunteers in Action: GFWC Shorewood Woman’s Club, GFWC Santa Rosa Woman’s Club, and GFWC Woman’s Club of Dunbar
June 1 2021. This week's blog features GFWC Shorewood Woman’s Club (Wisconsin), GFWC Santa Rosa Woman's Club (Florida), and GFWC Woman’s Club of Dunbar (West Virginia). Read about how clubwomen helped make capes for children escaping domestic violence, sex trafficking, and homelessness, raised thousands of dollars in donations for a foster care neighborhood, made gift bags for local police and fire fighters, and organized two COVID-19 vaccination clinics.
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Patricia Porto has been an active member of the GFWC Brunswick Woman's Club since volunteering at an event in 2015 and making the decision to join the club.
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.
Junior Woman's Club of State College
When Robbin Zirkle moved back to the area after grad school, she addressed the challenge many people face as adults—making new friends— by joining the Junior Woman’s Club of State College (Pennsylvania). GFWC provided her a place to connect with like-minded women who shared her passion for community service.