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.

How to join WDN

WDN is open to women philanthropists who contribute or have direct influence over giving that totals at least $25,000 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 based on giving capacity, with a minimum contribution of $4,000 for new members.

Membership is by invitation only. If you are interested in joining our community, please contact Jenifer Fernandez Ancona at jancona@womendonors.org for more information.

Our Printed Materials

Here you can view and download electronic copies of all of our printed materials, which can also be sent via mail if you prefer:

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