The Women’s Giving Circle is a diverse, dynamic and generous group of women engaged in an exciting venture of strategic philanthropy. It leverages the resources of individuals for greater impact by pooling members’ dollars and using the money to award microgrants to families of Rainbow Village.
Goals of the Women’s Giving Circle include:
December 7th, 6pm
Microgrant Award Ceremony
The Women’s Giving Circle hosts quarterly events in an effort to accomplish the goals of the giving circle. These events include speakers, food & beverage, networking, games, prizes and usually a little something else to add to the fun! Click Here to watch the June Facebook live event.
Seeking Event Sponsors & Volunteers
Save the Date:
March 2023: Kick Off Event
December 2023: Microgrant Award Ceremony
Check back for more details
What joining means?
Women’s Giving Circle supporters commit to donating a minimum of $1,000 annually to provide individualized Success Coaching for each resident at Rainbow Village.
Supporters also agree to collaborate, network, and connect to improve opportunities for the families we serve.
Supporters benefit from sharing the joy of giving together.
How will my contributions be used?
Your donation provides Success Coaching for residents in the Aspire & Thrive programs at Rainbow Village which focuses on 5 core pillars leading to self-sufficiency: Family Stability, Well-being, Financial Management, Education and Training and Employment and Career.
A portion of each donation is allocated for micro grants that are awarded directly to residents or alumni through an application process.
Micro Grants are awarded to residents or alumni through an application process. The request must demonstrate how the microgrant funds will help them achieve success in one of the five core pillars of focus.
One: CEO Award was awarded to a Resident
Seven: 5 Pillar Grants were award
Two: CEO Awards were awarded to an Alumni and a Resident
Eleven: 5 Pillar Grants were awarded
(4) to pay down debt
(2) to pay OFF remaining debt
(1) for long overdue and much needed dental work
(2) for car repairs allowing transportation to/from work
(1) to pay down student loan debt
(1) to help cover the cost of a divorce
Michelle Livingstone, (Chair)
Mona Reiser Armstrong