Learn how this local organization is making BIG changes for women in Alabama


Women In Alabama
WFA meets with Huntsville supporters at one of several statewide “GatHERings” – bright faces behind an important mission.. (Women’s Foundation of Alabama)

It’s been a momentum-building year for women in our state thanks to the Women’s Foundation of Alabama (WFA). A philanthropic foundation, WFA has spent the last 365 days expanding its footprint across the state to crush barriers for women and girls and advance gender equity. Here’s a look at how this powerful group is working hard to propel women in Alabama forward and how you can help fuel change for years to come.

About Women’s Foundation of Alabama

Women In Alabama
Brilliant Black Girl Collective, a Fund of Women’s Foundation of Alabama and one of two WFA Giving Circles. (Women’s Foundation of Alabama)

If you haven’t heard about WFA, get ready to fall in love with what this organization is about and the amazing feats it has accomplished.

WFA, established in 1996 and originally named the Women’s Foundation of Greater Birmingham, is a community-driven foundation focused on addressing the unique needs of Alabama’s women and girls. Through research, advocacy and grantmaking, WFA strives to accelerate economic opportunities and remove barriers for women at a systemic level. 

Since its founding, WFA has funded more than $7.5 million in grants to support organizations that strive to make advancements for women and girls in communities across Alabama. 

To help sustain WFA’s transformational work, consider making an end-of-year gift. Donate now.

Learn how WFA is crushing barriers for women in Alabama and how you can help fuel change.

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