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Celebrating 20 Years

The Women's Giving Alliance celebrates our 20th Anniversary of improving the lives of women and girls in Northeast Florida and inspiring women to become strategic philanthropists. Learn more about our history and explore the milestones that have helped shape who we are and who we’ll become in the future.

United to Make a Difference

In 20 years, WGA has…

      • Brought together more than 1,000 civic-minded women to become Members and strategic philanthropists
      • Awarded more than $7.7 million dollars in grants to 68 nonprofit agencies
      • Invested in improving the lives of more than 30,000 women and girls in Northeast Florida
      • Recently expanded grantmaking to women and girls in Putnam County, in addition to supporting organizations serving women and girls in Baker, Clay, Duval, Nassau and St. Johns Counties
      • Built an endowment of more than $5 million
      • Inspired 70 members to establish individual endowed Legacy Member Funds of at least $25,000

Collective, Strategic Philanthropy

 
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WGA and our partners are strengthening the lives of women and girls in Northeast Florida.

Join the Celebration! 20th Anniversary Events

 

Stronger Together Celebration
March 24, 2022 | 5:00 – 7:00 PM
Rethreaded, Inc, 515 E. 9th Street, 32206

Save the date for our Stronger Together Celebration at Rethreaded's new headquarters, the Delores Barr Weaver Campus for Hope located in Historic Springfield, Jacksonville, Florida. This event will give you and your spouse/significant other a chance to enjoy cocktails/hors d'oeuvres with members and community friends to celebrate the impact of WGA over the last 20 years.

Registration coming soon!

 

Past Events

 

20th Anniversary Founder and Legacy Luncheon
September 17, 2021 | The Cummer Museum

20th Anniversary Founder and Legacy Luncheon
To kick off its celebrations, WGA hosted a luncheon to honor the Founding Members who created the vision for WGA and the Legacy Members who help to ensure our future. We also celebrated Courtenay Wilson, one of WGA's Founders, with a WGA Legacy Membership.
 
2021 Annual Meeting
October 20, 2021 | UNF Herbert University Center
 
2021 Annual Meeting
In addition to our normal business, we celebrated 20 years as an organization. We debuted our 20th Anniversary video, celebrated the work of the 68 agencies we have funded over two decades (and brought them all up on stage!), and talked about where we want to be in 10 years from now.

 

WGA 20th Anniversary Sponsors
 

Contact Information

245 Riverside Avenue, Suite 310
Jacksonville, FL 32202 Directions

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