The Woman's Club of Williamsburg - GFWC is a nonprofit group of women in the Williamsburg, Virginia, area united through voluntary service for the promotion of their common interest in the community welfare and philanthropic projects. We are affiliated with the General Federation of Women's Clubs (GFWC) and the General Federation of Women's Clubs of Virginia (GFWC Virginia). The GFWC was organized in 1890, and chartered by Congress in 1901. It is the oldest and largest non-denominational, nonpartisan, international service of volunteer women in the world. Membership includes all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and 45 countries and territories.
Organizations we support:
Achievable Dream/WoundedWarriors Arts Program for At RiskStudents Avalon, a center for abused womenand children Blayton House Bruton High SchoolScholarship Camp Easter Seals Camperships FISH Friends of the Williamsburg RegionalLibrary GFWC Endowment Fund GFWC Penny Arts Fund Great Decisions Heritage Humane Society Historic Triangle Senior Citizen Center Hospice Support Care Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership(HOBY) James City County Schools Jamestown High School Scholarship Lafayette High School Scholarship Mattey’s Garden Meals on Wheels Operation Smile Rita Welch Adult SkillsProgram Salvation Army – schoolsupplies VFWC Endowment Fund VFWC McGuire Student LoanFund VFWC Tidewater DistrictScholarship Fund
Our members also provide hundredsof volunteer hours to the following organizations: Community ActionAgency, Faith in Action, FISH, Heritage Humane Society, Historic Jamestowne,Hospice, Jamestown Yorktown Foundation, Muscarelli Museum of Art, NAMI, SentaraHospital Auxiliary, This Century Gallery, Williamsburg Knitting Guild,Williamsburg Library, Yorktowne Battlefield
The Woman's Club of Williamsburg--GFWC Post Office Box 3595 Williamsburg, Virginia 23187-3595
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