Women United harnesses the power and dedication of women leaders to transform local communities.

The 2022 Women United RFP is now available

The Women’s Fund is dedicated to funding initiatives that support women and girls in Tarrant County.  As a result of our most recent Community Assessment, this RFP is specifically targeting the issue of intergenerational poverty in Tarrant County with an emphasis on addressing equity gaps in the areas below as they specifically impact women and/or girls:

  1. Affordable Housing, emphasis on families at risk—episodically and/or chronically experiencing homelessness.
  2. Education, emphasis on quality childcare, early childhood education/literacy, college/career/workforce readiness and/or college completion.
  3. Health, emphasis on physical, behavioral, emotional and/or mental health.
  4. Transportation, emphasis on transit to medical appointments, employment and/or school.
  5. Financial Stability, emphasis on financial health/capability, access to emergency funds and/or career/workforce development.

Please note that the 2022 application is through an online portal for the first time. To receive login credentials, please contact Carol Noel at carol.noel@unitedwaytarrant.org, or (817) 614-9555.

Women United Investing in Impact

The Women’s Fund is dedicated to funding initiatives that support women and girls in Tarrant County. This year’s grant recipients are:

$35,000 Impact Grant:
The Ladder Alliance

$5,000 Finalist Grant:
Camp Fire First Texas
Child Care Associates
Volunteers of America Texas

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We Are Women United.

As an integral part of United Way, Women United works to improve the lives of those in need. We are a diverse, vibrant community, bound together by a powerful sense of belonging — to each other, to the organization’s mission and to the communities we call home. Our powerful, global network of women leaders, over 70,000 strong, lives united against the most critical issues facing more than 165 communities in six countries.

We Ignite Change.

In each community we serve, we tackle the issues that matter most to the people who call it home. We empower each other to leverage our passions, ideas, expertise and resources to transform the very conditions in which people live. With more than $1.5 billion invested in local solutions and a worldwide footprint, we’re able to positively impact our hometown while also being part of the bigger picture and broader cause.

Membership Benefits and Enrollment

With Women United, you’ll work with a community of like-minded women who contribute their personal passions, best ideas and unique strengths to the mission of building stronger communities. Opportunities include:

  • Volunteering within your community alongside others looking to create change
  • Networking and collaborating with key business and community leaders at exclusive events
  • Learning more about critical issues impacting your community

Your minimum annual investment of $1,000 will positively impact your community and advance the common good.

To learn more, please contact us at womenunited@unitedwaytarrant.org.