Greater Naples AAUW Charitable Foundation

Greater Naples AAUW Charitable Foundation, Inc.

AAUW advances gender equity for women and girls through research, education, and advocacy. The Greater Naples AAUW Charitable Foundation, Inc. (the “Foundation”), a 501(c)(3) public charity founded in 2001, and its founding organization, the AAUW Greater Naples Branch, are affiliates of AAUW. The Foundation supports the community service programs of the AAUW Greater Naples Branch which promote equity, education, and development of opportunities for local women and girls that enable them to realize their full potential. 

These programs, described on the “Programs” page, are made possible by the generous donations of members of the AAUW Greater Naples Branch and other donors, the proceeds of fundraising events and a generous donations for the STEAM Conference for 5th-grade Girls from Arthrex (lead donor), The Brenda & Dewey Tate Fund of the Women’s Foundation of Southwest Florida, Anonymous Fund of the Community Foundation of Collier County, Kohl’s, Trader Joe’s of Naples, Florida, Champions For Learning. Susie Mehas & John R. Woods Properties, and Jeff Kyle, Graphic Artist.

The Greater Naples AAUW Charitable Foundation, Inc. Board of Directors:
President – Catherine E. Hackney, Ph.D. 
Secretary – Nancy Van Note Chism, Ph.D.
Treasurer – Laura A. Candris, J.D.
Director for Scholarships – Jeannine Hagedorn
Director for Funds – Judith A. MacGregor, Ph.D.
Susan S. Coman
Glenda Struthers, J.D. 
Emeritus Director – Vi Steffan

If you are interested in supporting the Foundation’s programs, contributions may be made by clicking the “Donate Now” button or by check made payable to “Greater Naples AAUW Charitable Foundation, Inc,”  and mailed to The Greater Naples AAUW Charitable Foundation, Inc., PO Box 9742, Naples, FL 34101. You may designate a specific fund or program if you wish.

The Greater Naples AAUW Charitable Foundation, Inc. is Florida not for profit, tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization (EIN 59-3704754), regulated by the State of Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services pursuant to the Florida Solicitation of Charitable Contributions Act, Registration No. CH 13573. A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE WITHIN THE STATE OF FLORIDA (1-800-435- 7352). or clicking here. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.

Your contribution is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. If you have questions, please consult your tax advisor.

The Greater Naples AAUW Charitable Foundation, Inc. is an affiliate of AAUW, For more than 130 years, AAUW has worked to improve the lives of millions of women and their families. Membership is open to everyone holding an associate degree or equivalent, bachelors or higher degree, and to those pursuing a college degree.

GNB Foundation Bylaws
AAUW Strategic Plan
AAUW Foundation Policies and Procedures  
AAUW Foundation Scholarship Procedures
AAUW – FAQs about the Foundation
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