Women’s Fund Grantmaking
The Women’s Fund inspires and engages donors to making lasting change for women and girls.
We provide grants and partner with community organizations and leaders on issues where we can have the greatest impact. By leveraging these investments, the Women’s Fund is helping to bring about meaningful change for our community as a whole.
Nearly $1 Million Awarded Supporting
Women & Girls
Since 2003 the Women’s Fund has made grants and initiated programs that focus on economic empowerment and health of women and girls in Monterey County.
The Women’s Fund commissioned a research report, The Lives of Women & Girls in Monterey County which set the groundwork for the fund’s two interconnected grantmaking goals: investing in the future of girls and advancing economic security for women.
Goal 1: The Future of Girls
Goal 2: Advancing Economic Security
$1.5 million endowment goal reached
Launched the Girls’ Health in Girls’ Hands Action Research Project
Make a Difference
You can support grantmaking to make a difference in the lives of women and girls in Monterey County with a donation to the Women’s Fund.
2023 Women’s Fund Luncheon Inspires Giving and Action
Women’s Fund Grants More than $100,000
Community Foundation Women’s Fund Focuses on Women’s Leadership and Empowerment
Senior Vice President of Philanthropic Services
Vice President of Community Impact