When Adele's school suddenly closed, she almost gave up on her dreams of becoming a nurse. But thanks to our Matched Savings for Education program, she's on her way to making her dream come true!
We Elevate Women and Girls by Investing in Programs that Educate, Boost Security and Entrepreneurship, and Advocate from a Woman’s Perspective.
We can elevate 4th and 5th grade girls, like Maria and Evelyn, to learn to sew, cook, and learn crafts and life skills with caring mentors. This is an example of your donation of just $25 per month working to support matching grants to programs like New Horizon’s Super Girls Club… Read More
After 25 years of making money for others, Carleen became a business owner thanks to a Kiva U.S. Micro-Loan supported by the Women’s Foundation of Southwest Florida. She turned a small profit and earned a small income in the first year. Thanks to a successful repayment of her first Kiva Loan… Read More
Human trafficking is the darkest, most brutal and hidden crime taking place in Southwest Florida. Most are lulled by the myth that human trafficking happens only in faraway places. But the truth is sex and labor trafficking are flourishing nearby, The Women’s Foundation of Southwest Florida
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Rebecca Richardson and Baird Wealth Management an international wealth management, capital markets, asset management and private equity firm, have donated $5,000 to support ElevateHer SWFL, an initiative of the Women’s Foundation of Southwest Florida
We’re thrilled to announce that with the support of the Women’s Foundation and the team of Southwest Florida lenders we have helped fund two recent Kiva U.S. loans for two local women.
Read on to see how they are both turning their passion into a business and how you can do the same!
United Way of Collier County a local organization dedicated to mobilizing the caring power of our community to advance the common good, has donated $15,000 to support ElevateHer SWFL, an initiative of the Women’s Foundation of Southwest Florida