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3 Questions With … Incoming WGC Chair, Barb Van Winkle

3 Questions With … Incoming WGC Chair, Barb Van Winkle

3 Questions With … Incoming WGC Chair, Barb Van Winkle! Each month we are speaking to our donors to learn more about how they are participating in WGC efforts, and why it’s meaningful to them. This month, please meet incoming WGC Chair, Barb Van Winkle: 1. How long have you been involved with the WGC, and…

WGC’s Emergency Response Network (ERN) – Enhanced!

WGC’s Emergency Response Network (ERN) – Enhanced!

The WGC’s Emergency Response Network was created 15 years ago in response to the desire of many women to provide direct help to other women in need, in our community. WGC donors have addressed the specific needs of women clients identified by our nonprofit partner agencies serving women and girls in Howard County. These agencies include Hope…

WGC eNews – June 2018

WGC eNews – June 2018

Dear WGC Donor and Friends, Wow, this is my last message to you as the Chair of the WGC.  It has been my honor to serve as Chair the last two years, and to work closely with our wonderful Advisory Board, Community Foundation of Howard County leadership and staff, and WGC donors, partners, and grantees to…

1000+ Donors

1000+ Donors

The WGC has received gifts and pledges of over $1 million since its founding in 2002, over 1000 donors.

90+ JA Rising Women

90+ JA Rising Women

A semester long entrepreneur program, representing more than 10 high schools in Howard County

$300K in Grants

$300K in Grants

Together, we have have invested more than $300,000 in local community organizations that address the needs and improve the lives of women and girls.

314 Journey Girls

314 Journey Girls

A unique camp helping young women identify their own leadership skils, strengths, and weaknesses in a supportive and fun environment that fosters increased self-esteem and confidence.