Why Give?


Inspiration. Innovation. Effective Social Change.

By making a gift to The Wellesley Centers for Women, you are investing in innovative, high-caliber research and action programs--and delivering effective, powerful--life-changing--solutions for women and girls, families and communities. You will make social change happen on urgent issues in:

                    \ Education

                    \ Economic Security

                    \ Mental Health

                    Youth & Adolescent Development

                    \ Gender-Based Violence


There are many ways you can become involved:

 \     Donate to The Wellesley Centers for Women Fund

You will provide vital resources for work that drives social change innovation forward. Extend the  impact of your gift throughout the year by signing up for Monthly Giving using our convenient online form!

 \     Join the Directors Circle Leadership Giving Program   
There are special member benefits for donors making gifts over $2,500.

\     Become a member of the Legacy Society

By including us in your estate plans, you are ensuring a strong future for innovative, high-caliber research and action programs at the Wellesley Centers for Women. To find out more about the benefits for you and the many options for gift planning, contact us at giving @

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\     Engage with the Wellesley Centers for Women

Stay connected and share our social change innovation with your networks. Follow the Wellesley Centers for Women on Twitter, Like us on Facebook, and sign up for our monthly eNews to stay up-to-date on our latest research and news.




Put the power of your philanthropy to work to make effective social change possible. Your generous investment supports innovative research and action programs in education, economic security, mental health, youth & adolescent development, and gender-based violence.


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