On April 7, 2022 SHARE Charlotte, the Women’s Impact Fund and the Junior League of Charlotte hosted the first ever #WomenGiveCLT at the Mint Musum in Uptown. This was amazing evening with almost 400 women in attendance!
This first of it’s kind event was created to bring together women’s collective giving organizaitons as as any philanthropically minded women’s in Charlotte to meet 50 local nonprofits to:
Learn about innovative, new nonprofits who are addressing Mecklenburg County communities' most pressing needs
Meet some of the nonprofits that Women's Impact Fund and The Junior League financially support
Connect with other philanthropically-minded women in Charlotte
We aso had a chance to hear from Dianne Chipps Bailey, evangelist for women’s philanthropy and volunteerism. Dianne has more than 20 years of experience working with nonprofits and is a founding member of the Women's Impact Fund and Sustaining Member of the Junior League of Charlotte. Dianne is also the Chair of the Women's Philanthropy Institute National Council and a featured TEDx speaker on "The Case for Fierce Optimism."
We look forward to this becoming a regular spring event, so stay tuned for more details on #WomenGiveCLT 2023!
Here is a list of the participating nonprofits that were in attendance:
Alexander Youth Network
Augustine Literacy Project
Breast Cancer Hub
Carolina Breast Friends
Carolina Farm Trust
Carolina Raptor Center
Carolina Youth Coalition
Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation
Charlotte Speech and Hearing Center
Common Wealth Charlotte
Compassion to Act
Families Forward Charlotte
Freedom School Partners
Go Jen Go
Healing Vine Harbour Inc.
Heart Math Tutoring
Hope Haven Inc.
Humane Society of Charlotte
Lupus Foundation - NC Chapter
Parkinson Association of the Carolinas
Planned Parenthood South Atlantic
Rebuilding Together Greater Charlotte
Ronald McDonald House of Charlotte
She Built This City
Stiletto Boss University
Teaching Fellows Institute
The Arts Empowerment Project
The Center for Community Transitions
The Junior League of Charlotte
Thompson Child & Family Focus
Women's Impact Fund