Through WDN we are being the change we want to see in the world. We hope you’ll join us.

A WDN Member…

Is serious about her philanthropy and wants to increase her effectiveness as a donor.

Embraces core progressive ideals of peace; human rights; feminism; social, political, economic, and environmental justice.

Desires a community of peers to learn with and share ideas about issues of progressive philanthropy.

Wants to develop her skills and knowledge base as progressive activists and leaders.

Seeks to leverage her resources and increase the impact of her individual giving.

Joining Our Community

WDN is open to women philanthropists who contribute or have direct influence over giving that totals $25,000 or more on an annual basis to progressive nonprofit organizations, political candidates, issues and causes. This amount includes the contribution that members give annually to WDN. Membership contributions vary widely, based on capacity and interest, with a minimum contribution of $4,000 for new members and $5,000 for renewing members.

See our Join page for more information. For more information about WDN membership, please contact Jenifer Fernandez Ancona, Vice President, Strategy & Member Engagement.

Additional Information

To learn more about WDN, you may view and download electronic copies of all of our printed materials, which can also be sent via mail if you prefer:

Browse more WDN publications here.