Dining for Women is …

Dining for Women is a global giving circle dedicated to transforming lives and eradicating poverty among women and girls in the developing world. Through member education and engagement, as well as the power of collective giving, Dining for Women funds grassroots organizations that empower women and girls and promote gender equity.

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Starting a Dining for Women chapter is simple, easy and fun. We also have chapters across the U.S. that welcome new members.

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Welcome Our New Board Chair and Members

Lynn O’Connell – a long-time DFW member -- is our the new Chair of our Board of Directors. Lynn has served on our Education Team and Grants Selection Committee (GSC), and has chaired the GSC since April 2017. We also welcome the following new members to our stellar Board: Shaniece Criss, Jo DeBolt, Melinda Silverstein, and Betsy Teutsch.


Invest in the Future of Women and Girls!

Your year-end gift provides an important source of income to fund all of DFW’s important work in support of women and girls globally. Whether you give $5 or $500, together we are making a difference for women and girls.


Visit the Cultural Powerhouse of the Himalayas
Oct 8 – 17, 2020

Spend an enriching and enlightening ten days with DFW in Nepal -- a country rich in history, culture and majestic the beauty and tranquility of palaces, sacred temples, shrines and artwork in Buddha’s birthplace. You will also have the unique opportunity to visit and learn alongside four of DFW’s grantees in Nepal -- Little Sisters Fund, BlinkNow Foundation, Hands in Outreach and One Heart Worldwide.