GFWC News

Canine Companions Puppy Sims Meets Her Namesake

November 12 2021. Sims, a female yellow Labrador named in honor of 2020-2022 International President Marian Simmons-St.Clair, visited GFWC Headquarters today.

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GFWC Clubs Advocate for Children This Week

October 25 2021. GFWC celebrates all of the clubs who are making a difference in the lives of children for Advocates for Children Week, which started yesterday.

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October 21 Is an All-Purple Thursday

October 21 2021. GFWC is encouraging clubwomen throughout the Federation to wear purple today for Purple Thursday, an annual observance when domestic violence prevention advocates wear the color purple during Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

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Now Open: Success for Survivors Scholarship Applications Call

October 1 2021. GFWC is now seeking applications for its 2022 Success for Survivors Scholarship.

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An Incredible 2021 GFWC Annual Convention

September 16 2021. “Hotlanta” was a little hotter than usual during the 2021 GFWC Annual Convention, when clubwomen throughout the Federation gathered at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis.

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Canine Companions Honors GFWC International President Marian St.Clair

September 16 2021. GFWC Affiliate Organization Canine Companions announced the birth of Sims, a female yellow Labrador named in honor of GFWC International President Marian Simmons-St.Clair.

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GFWC Begins Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15 2021. GFWC is joining the celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month to honor Latino history, culture, and accomplishments. Hispanic heritage in the United States.

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GFWC Honors Amy Brittain With National Journalism Award

September 9 2021. The General Federation of Women’s Clubs is pleased to honor Amy Brittain with the 2021 Jane Cunningham Croly Award for Excellence in Journalism Covering Issues of Concern to Women for her work on Canary, a seven-part investigative podcast about two women who refused to stay silent about their experiences with sexual assault. Brittain is a reporter with The Washington Post’s investigative team.

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2020 Top 10 Projects Announced

September 7 2021. We're excited to announce the 2020 Top Ten Projects.

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GFWC Celebrates Women’s Equality Day

August 26 2021. Today, join GFWC for Women’s Equality Day to thank all of the women before us who have created new avenues for political power and influence, grassroots activism, and policymaking.

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Blog

November 29

Volunteers in Action: GFWC Woman’s Club of Maquoketa, GFWC Baldwin Woman’s Club, and GFWC Millville Woman’s Club

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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.

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