Our Members

The 101 members of the Women’s Funding Network: 86 U.S-based members across 43 states, 13 members outside the U.S. spanning 6 continents, all connected in a movement for change.

In 2016, we welcomed 4 new CEO/Executive Directors to the Network:

Lisa Attonito – Women’s Fund of Greater Milwaukee

Jane Callahan – Women’s Foundation of Greater St. Louis

Tracy DeVries – Women’s Foundation of Mississippi

Kelly Nevins – Women’s Fund of Rhode Island

New Members

Visit our member directory for a complete listing.

Board of Directors

Roslyn Dawson Thompson, Chair            President and CEO  Dallas Women’s Foundation

K. Sujata, Vice Chair                                  President and CEO Chicago Foundation for Women

Carol Penick, Secretary/Treasurer                    Executive Director Women’s Foundation of Mississippi

Amina Dickerson, Governance Chair     Founder and President  Dickerson Global Advisors

Suzanne B. Peters                                      President  Fund for Women & Girls – Fairfield County Community Foundation

Julie Abrams                                                Founder and CEO                                  How Women Lead

Mary Crooks                                                  Executive Director                       Victorian Women’s Trust

Carol Andreae                                              Co-Founder, Board Member Women’s Fund of Central Ohio

Abigail Burgesson                                      Special Programmes Manager           African Women’s Development Fund

Elizabeth Barajas-Román CEO        Womens Fund of Western MA

Janelle Cavanagh                                     Director of Major Gifts, Western Region  Global Fund for Women

Laura García                                              Executive Director                                         Semillas

Françoise Girard   President International Women’s Health Coalition

Barbara Williams Hardy                          Managing Director, Diversity and Inclusion     Oracle

Mary Stutts  VP of External Affairs     Comcast, NBC Universal


2016 Financials


Total 2016 Revenue & Support

Revenue Breakdown

Membership $142,494 (11%)

Summits $22,527 (2%)

Investments $ 1,537 (1%)

Grants/Fdns $1,075,025 (86%)


Total 2016 Expenses

Expense Breakdown

Program $902,589 (79%)

Fundraising $ 96,785 (8%)

Management and General $134,160 (12%)


Program Expense Breakdown

Education and Learning $809,172 (89%)

Convening + Summits $73,838 (8%)

Membership $19,579 (2%)


Breakdown of 2016 Revenue


Breakdown of 2016 Expenses




$624,285Total Liabilities & Net Assets

Current Assets

Current: Cash, Investments,other receivables$

Long-term: Grants,
Deposits, Property


$38,408 Total 2016 Liabilities

90,739 Current 7,302 Long-Term
Net Assets

$585,877Current: Cash, Investments,
other receivables