“Being supported by the Women’s Fund has provided an exciting chance for a group of young Somali women from our community to share their stories far and wide. The grant we received has allowed the United ReSISTERs group to embark on a year of writing that will culminate this spring in a published book titled The First Winter. This book is about hearing stories from their own voices and is intended to be a tool for our community and communities across our country to use to help open the discussion about refugees and dig deeper into our inherent assumptions about Muslim women. I am proud to be doing this work and know it would not have been possible without the support of the Women’s Fund taking a chance on such a unique project.”
As a founding member, donor and active emeritus of the Women's Fund, I have seen first hand the positive impact the Women's Fund has had on
Thank you to all of our volunteers, supporters, and attendees for 15 years of success.
“I am very proud of my involvement with the Women’s Fund. I have seen it grow to become a major influence, contributor, and