Details about our Women’s Fund Presents event for 2020 will be announced in April.
If you would like more information on becoming a sponsor, please click the link to send an email to Lisa Attonito.
Equity in politics...
Although the number of women in the U.S. Congress has reached an all-time high, for more women need those roles. If trends continue at the current rate, women will not hold an equal share of seats until the year 2117.
We can’t wait that long…
An Historic Date…June 10, 2019
Marking the day, we celebrated the 100th Anniversary of Wisconsin ratifying the 19th Amendment. After viewing the 1995 PBS documentary One Woman, One Vote, we ask, “What is your commitment?”
The Community Talk Back was held at NO Studios in the Pabst Brewery Complex and was made possible with support from Rotary Club of Milwaukee along with Dr. Karen J. Maroda. Our gratitude…thank you.
Congratulations…we believe in you! Thank you for your work and commitment to advancing equity for women and girls in our community.
Pictured here are students from St. Joan Antida High School…we support the SJA Skilled Trades Education Program.
Why the Women's Fund?
Because it keeps women at the center of the conversation. Please support our mission of advancing equity for women.
Why It Matters
Equity among people is a necessary foundation for a peaceful, prosperous and sustainable world.
In Wisconsin, men are 2.5 times more likely to be in STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) occupations than women.
The Women's Fund of Greater Milwaukee recently honored 12 Milwaukee women, including Raquel Filmanowicz of BMO Harris Bank and Becky House of Rockwell Automation, as "Futurists in our Community," as part of its "The Future, 2030," event. Check out the...
The Women’s Fund was launched by 36 Founding Mothers. Gwen Jackson was one of them…may she Rest In Peace.
Johnson was a keynote speaker at a recent event in Milwaukee, during which the Women’s Fund of Greater Milwaukee discussed the “Power of Philanthropy.” Off the Cuff talked with her about it.