About Federation

GFWC is the General Federation of Women's Clubs.

General Federation of Women's Clubs (GFWC)

GFWC Virginia Ongoing Project: Volunteers at the State Fair of Virginia

General Federation of Women's Clubs (GFWC)

 Nearly 80,000 members strong, the General Federation of Women's Clubs is united in its dedication to volunteer community service. While diverse in age, interests, and experiences, all clubwomen are united by a desire to create positive change in their communities. 

Click on the emblem above for more information. The video below also provides a summary of the work of GFWC.

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GFWC Virginia History

GFWC Virginia Ongoing Project: Volunteers at the State Fair of Virginia

General Federation of Women's Clubs (GFWC)

GFWC Virginia is building on its legacy.

Click here for the history of GFWC Virginia and its current strategic plan.

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GFWC Virginia Ongoing Project: Volunteers at the State Fair of Virginia

GFWC Virginia Ongoing Project: Volunteers at the State Fair of Virginia

GFWC Virginia Ongoing Project: Volunteers at the State Fair of Virginia

 The Virginia State Fair is located at The Meadow Event Park, in Doswell, Virginia (near King’s Dominion). GFWC Virginia clubwomen volunteer for the Educational Exposition, the largest outdoor classroom in the state. This year marks the 34th year of service to this project.

Click here for more information.

Community Service Programs (CSPs)

Changes Coming Soon!

Changes Coming Soon!

Changes Coming Soon!

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Beginning July 1, 2020, the GFWC Community Service Programs (CSPs) will be  Arts & Culture, Civic Engagement & Outreach, Education & Libraries, Environment, Health & Wellness.

  

Click here to see an overview of the CSP realignment. The 2020-2022 GFWC Club Manual with objectives and partnership details will be available July 1.

The Arts

Changes Coming Soon!

Changes Coming Soon!

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 Art for Youth, Community Art, Literature, Photography, Performing Arts 


Arts@gfwcvirginia.org

Conservation

Changes Coming Soon!

Conservation

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 Community Beautification, Resource Conservation, Litter Prevention, Environmental Education 


Conservation@gfwcvirginia.org

Education

International Outreach

Conservation

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 HOBY, Lifelong Learning, Literacy, Libraries, School Issues, Scholarships 


Education@gfwcvirginia.org

Home Life

International Outreach

International Outreach

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 Financial Planning/Responsibility; Support to Organizations such as Easter Seals UCP, Canine Companions, Habitat for Humanity; Health Issues

 

HomeLife@gfwcvirginia.org

International Outreach

International Outreach

International Outreach

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 Support to Organizations such as CARE, Operation Smile, UNICEF, United Nations Education; Cultural Exchange 


InternationalOutreach@gfwcvirginia.org

Public Issues

Public Issues

Public Issues

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 Veterans Affairs, Citizenship, Historic Preservation, Safety



PublicIssues@gfwcvirginia.org

GFWC Virginia Districts

Alice Kyle District

Alice Kyle District

Alice Kyle District

Yolan Williams, President

yolanfwilliams@gmail.com

Blue Ridge District

Alice Kyle District

Alice Kyle District

Carolyn Fellers, President

 cmpcat4337@gmail.com

Lee District

Alice Kyle District

Northern District

Carol Outten, President 

outtens@comcast.net

Northern District

Shenandoah District

Northern District

 Peggy Schlegelmilch 

pschlege@gmail.com

Shenandoah District

Shenandoah District

Shenandoah District

Ingrid Sinclair-Day, President

sincpatch@comcast.net

Southside District

Shenandoah District

Shenandoah District

Lori Chevalier, President

lori.chevalier@bankofamerica.com

Southwestern District

Southwestern District

Southwestern District

Faye Bocock, President

faye_bocock@comcast.net

Tidewater District

Southwestern District

Southwestern District

Wanda Alvis, President

wsalvis@hotmail.com

Scholarship Applications

Mary Macon McGuire Scholarship (pdf)

Download

Phyllis V. Roberts Scholarship (pdf)

Download

Forms and Documents

2018 GFWC Virginia Annual Report (pdf)

Download

2018-2020 State Project (docx)

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2018-2020 GFWC Virginia Strategic Plan (pdf)

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A Brief History of GFWC Virginia (pdf)

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2019 State Fair (docx)

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2020-2022 CSP Realignment (PDF)

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GFWC Promotional Video

Learn how volunteer service over more than 125 years has made a difference in the lives of others.