100WomenStrong is an organization formed in 2008, by a group of people who have made a commitment to improve the quality of life for residents of Loudoun County, Virginia. With a common goal, our group of energized and inspired members connect and collaborate to leverage philanthropic resources for these charitable needs.
Today 100WomenStrong continues to add “members” to its ranks. The philanthropic drive of its members, coupled with the financial strength of their donations has allowed 100WomenStrong to give generously as the needs within Loudoun County continue to grow. Our goal is to reach 100 members, making the organization the premier philanthropic group for giving within the County in the near future.
The mission of 100WomenStrong is to enhance the lives of the residents within Loudoun County, Virginia. By combining powerful financial strength and a philanthropic passion for giving, 100WomenStrong provides the funding necessary to address key issues relating to shelter, health, hunger and education presently facing the residents of Loudoun County, Virginia.
How does a “Grant Maker Fund” work?
100WomenStrong is a fund that is maintained and operated by Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties, a section 501(c)(3) organization. Once 100WomenStrong makes contributions into the fund, CF has legal control over it. 100WomenStrong grant-makers retain advisory privileges with respect to the distribution of funds.