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WFWM Meets COVID Challenges with Bold Grant Opportunities


The Women’s Fund of Western Massachusetts fuels progress toward gender equity by funding the most promising solutions, collaborating with results-oriented partners, and by elevating the collective power of local women to take charge, and to lead with purpose.

We envision Western Massachusetts as a national leader for gender equity where people in our communities have the power to prosper economically, live safe and healthy lives, and thrive.


We mobilize the collective resources of our donors to provide support for nonprofits that address the most urgent problems facing western Massachusetts’ women and girls.

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Partnerships and Community Engagement

We leverage expertise, relationships, and resources to produce the most promising solutions and inspire cross-sector collaboration.

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Leadership Development

We give women and girls the tools, mentors, and confidence to become effective civic leaders and elected officials.

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Catch my livestream on Friday in celebration of #WomensHistoryMonth with members from the Hampden County Commission on the Status of Women and Girls.

#HCCSWG works to provide a permanent voice for women and girls by promoting community, inclusion, and connection in the area.

March is #WomensHerstoryMonth and in 2021, we're highlighting the women making history on #WomanCrushWednesday.
We have a serious crush on 5 much that we wrote an article about them!

#genderequity #parity #WesternMAWomen #womenlead

Today at 6PM! Attention Western MA residents & community members. Your chance to join a virtual town hall with State Senator Gomez. He represents the Hampden District of MA: Spfld, W. Spfld, and Chicopee. Voice your concerns and have your questions answered!

On the Move Forum to Advance Women will center "Women in Leadership: This Is What Change Looks Like - Past, Present, and Future." Register for this intergenerational, cross-cultural, gender-inclusive, history-infused conversation on 3/8:

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February 17, 2021 in Community Investments

Power Women Hour featuring Kisha Zullo

Power Women Hour featuring Kisha Zullo Events of Joy This sixth episode of the series features Kisha Zullo from Events of Joy. Kisha will share her story, her business, and…
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February 2, 2021 in Grants

WFWM Meets COVID Challenges with Bold Grant Opportunities

WFWM Meets COVID Challenges with Bold Grant Opportunities Spring 2021 Grant Opportunities Multiple grants totaling up to $250,000 will be awarded by The Women’s Fund of Western Massachusetts (WFWM) to…
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