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WGC eNewsletter – January 2019

WGC eNewsletter – January 2019

Dear WGC Donors and Friends, Wow – what a year we had in 2018! We hosted events to learn together and engage our growing donor base, and we gave almost $50,000 in grants to our nonprofit partners to empower women and girls. And, we have a great year planned ahead – our Advisory Board is not…

GIRL POWER – March 10, 2019!

GIRL POWER – March 10, 2019!

GIRL POWER – March 10, 2019! WGC is proud to fund this amazing program again this year: JHU Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) hosts Girl Power, a STEM expo for middle and high school girls, with support from the Maryland Space Business Roundtable and Women’s Giving Circle of Howard County. The event features hands-on activities, cool demonstrations, and take-home…

Who We Are, What We Do – Looking Ahead at 2019

Who We Are, What We Do – Looking Ahead at 2019

2018 was a year of impact and meaning, and it’s because of you.  We brought people together with common interests to learn about issues impacting our community and to fund programs that benefit women and girls in Howard County. How did we do this? By giving grants to nonprofits in Howard County that focus on our mission. By raising money from donors to support our…

1000+ Donors

1000+ Donors

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

150+ JA Rising Women

150+ JA Rising Women

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

$350K+ in Grants

$350K+ 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.

350+ Journey Girls

350+ 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.