May 12 2017. Learn about GFWC's connection to the founding of Mother's Day.
May 8 2017. GFWC Legislation/Public Policy Chairman Becky Weber and GFWC Signature Program: Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention Chairman Cynthia Geis were in Washington, D.C. to participate in A Nation United For A Safer Future 2017 Gun Violence and Prevention Summit.
April 27 2017. On Tuesday, April 25, GFWC International President Sheila E. Shea, clubwomen, and staff had the privilege of welcoming veterans on the West Central Florida Honor Flight Mission 29 to the Air Force Memorial in Arlington, Virginia.
April 24 2017. In the spirit of coming together to recognize our dynamic past and exciting future, we are excited to launch a special video contest this Federation Day.
April 14 2017. April is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month
April 11 2017. Autism Awareness Month gives us the opportunity to spread knowledge and foster an understanding of the disorder, celebrate the unique talents of people with autism, and bring attention to the autistic community’s needs.
April 3 2017. April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month, and GFWC is proud to support Prevent Child Abuse America in its Pinwheels for Prevention® campaign.
March 23 2017. Every March, Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month brings attention to the 400,000 Americans living with this neurological condition.
March 10 2017. Every year on March 10, we come together to bring awareness to women and girls impacted by HIV/AIDS.
March 2 2017. Now in its seventh year, the Shot@Life Champion Summit gives attendees the skills needed to become effective advocates for global immunizations in their communities. This year, GFWC was proud to have four first-time attendees and five returning attendees take part in the summit.
Volunteers in Action: GFWC New Hampshire, GFWC Shorewood Woman’s Club (Wisconsin), GFWC Northborough Junior Woman’s Club (Massachusetts), GFWC Potpourri Glenwood and GFWC Starbuck (Minnesota), Taunton and Raynham Junior Woman’s Club (Massachusetts), GFWC Pocono Mountain Women’s Club (Pennsylvania), and GFWC Rhinelander Woman’s Club (WI)
Serving as MVR President has been a wonderful experience. I’ve been able to work with members from my own state of Missouri for my first Region Conference and from Iowa for my second Regional Conference. Having been able to get to know our International President, President-elect, and the Presidents from the other 7 Regions has been an enlightening and wonderful experience. I’ve learned so very much from each of them!
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.