Dining For Women Is...
a Hand UP
Not A Handout
We Help Women
Find Dignity and Strength
Develop Skills and Opportunities
Value and Support Their Children's Education
See Hope for the Future
New funding model
DFW approves funding model change that will put up to $200K — nearly $1 million a year to work in the world supporting and empowering women and girls.Learn/Apply
Everyday Freedom Heroes
Marsha Wallace and Barb Collins, DFW co-founders are recognized with prestigous award from the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.Read More
Celebrating the Day of the Girl
What a great hangout we had with three programs about their holistic approaches to girls' education. It was eye-opening and awe-inspiring. Miss it? No worries. It's on-demand.Watch Now
Hangout with GFH
Our featured program for November is Gardens for Health. View our hangout with ED Jessie Cronan about how they are fighting malnutrition in Rwanda.Watch
Gardens for Health International
Gardens for Health works with women whose children are malnutritioned to provide both education and agricultural support. The tools together have success in helping children and families thrive.
We support the development and implementation of Rubia’s Threads of Change Program. The integrated program in literacy, health, human rights, civics and handwork impacts hundreds of women in Afghanistan, mentoring emerging leaders to continue and expand the program.