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Women's Giving Alliance awards grants to organizations that serve women and girls in Baker, Clay, Duval, Nassau, Putnam and St. Johns Counties. Our current focus for the upcoming grants cycle is Breaking the Cycle of Female Poverty: Intervention and Prevention.

Grantmaking Goals

WGA makes strategic, researched-based grants that:

  • Facilitate systemic change to improve how women and girls are served in Northeast Florida
  • Apply creative solutions to critical needs
  • Produce measurable impact on the lives of women and girls

Guiding Principles

In our grantmaking, we strive to:

  • Use community research to develop initiatives
  • Focus on prevention and effective intervention
  • Support new ideas and untested efforts, as well as programs that have demonstrated results and impact
  • Establish expectations for sustainability, significant lasting value and impact
  • Apply an equity lens

Types of Programs

WGA is particularly interested in programs that:

  • Include creative solutions
  • Are based on research and best practices
  • Include strategies for sustainability beyond the funding cycle
  • Incorporate collaboration and cooperation among nonprofit and community partners
  • Have the potential for long-term impact and may be scaled if successful to serve other populations and/or geographical territories
  • Include proven evaluation tools and protocols to monitor program outcomes

Grant Application Process

More information coming soon on the Women’s Giving Alliance 2022 grant process.


Browse our Application FAQs [PDF] or contact us.

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Kacie Smyth

Kacie Smyth
Woman's Giving Alliance Director
The Community Foundation for Northeast Florida


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245 Riverside Avenue, Suite 310
Jacksonville, FL 32202

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