Member Experience

WDN supports women leaders as they catalyze bold social change. Our programs provide a range of opportunities to learn new skills, connect with other WDN members, and leverage funding for greater collective impact.

Connect: Grow your network and deepen your connections

Through advocacy opportunities, conversations with social movement experts, trainings, and casual meet-ups, WDN events focus on connecting both regionally and nationally.

Jessica Byrd speaks at New York event.

Regional Meetings

Get to know other members in your area and come together to connect, build your skills, and learn from guest speakers.


Develop your leadership skills and amplify your voice as an empowered philanthropist through our retreats.

Favianna Rodriguez speaks at annual conference in Chicago

Annual Conference

Engage with movement leaders, organize and network with our WDN community, and build toward a more just future at our annual conference, WDN Connect.

Learn: Build Your Skills

Our educational opportunities provide women donors with key tools to be a more informed and effective donor, advocate, and leader.

Cohort Learning Series

Join a cohort of peers for courses on a range of topics including movement-building, values-based investing, and equity, inclusion, and anti-racism.

Webinars & Trainings

Participate in issue-based webinars and trainings on topics ranging from modern monetary theory to women, race, and power in the media.

Speaker Salons

Hear directly from activists and leaders who inspire and inform members on issues from reproductive justice to immigration and beyond.

Act: Fund movements. Power justice.

Through strategic investments and nimble grantmaking, WDN’s collective giving initiatives are investing in movements and catalyzing change. Read more about what we fund here.

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