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Do you want to change the world? You're in the right place! Join us at W4 in empowering girls and women for the benefit of everyone! You can donate to our projects around the world, launch your own team fundraiser, (e-)volunteer your skills and/or spread the word about our work!

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Choose one or more projects you care about from our portfolio of projects around the world, make a donation and see the life-changing, even life-saving, impact of your giving!

How does it work?

Create your own uber-cool fundraising team to raise funds for (a) project(s) you care about, then invite your friends/colleagues/family to donate and change the world with you! Multiply the good and multiply your impact!

How do gift cards work?

Offer a friend/colleague/loved one a unique, unforgettable gift with a W4 gift card! When you offer a W4 gift card, the recipient of your gift can choose a project to support from among our many girls' & women's empowerment projects around the world. The recipient of your gift card will receive updates throughout the year about the project, as well as W4 "goodies" relating to the project. So offer a W4 gift card today and spread joy & love!

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Project of the month

Congo, Dem. Republic

"Girls’ Parliaments" to end child marriage in the DRC

The challenge :   The tradition of dowries contributes to the prevalence of child marriage in the DRC: girls ...

Goal :
$ 10,000

Raised :
$ 5,111

Funded :

Projects | How does it work?

Economic empowerment
Health & HIV/AIDS
Food Security
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IT Training to facilitate young Maasai women’s access to the job market

The challenge : In 2015, Kenya was ranked 126th out of 155 countries in the UNDP’s Gender Inequality ...

Goal :
$ 81,568

Raised :
$ 58,248

Funded :

Congo, Dem. Republic

"Girls’ Parliaments" to end child marriage in the DRC

The challenge :   The tradition of dowries contributes to the prevalence of child marriage in the DRC: girls ...

Goal :
$ 10,000

Raised :
$ 5,111

Funded :


An innovative mobile application to end child marriage in Cameroon

The challenge :   Consequently, despite Cameroon’s ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, ...

Goal :
$ 10,000

Raised :
$ 1,369

Funded :

Teams | How does it work?

Clubs & Associations
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Let's Protect Women's Rights!

In the C21st century, let's "finish this unfinished business" and ...

7 Members

$ 15,977 Raised

What If?

#WHATIF we invested in the potential of girls' and women?

19 Members

$ 86,179 Raised


Progress towards gender parity is not happening fast enough! The W ...

10 Members

$ 43,240 Raised


Andrea Ashworth

Together we can and must stop the global pandemic of violence against women. Let's all take action to protect girls and women and support survivors of gender violence.

Andrea received her B.A., M.A. and D.Phil. in English literature from Oxford University and received Fellowships at Yale University...

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Clémence Poésy

As a woman, it seems unthinkable to not advocate on women's behalf, for the sake of us all

Clémence Poésy is a French actress who has brought alive an array of unforgettable female characters on stage, television, and...

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Walter Astrada

I want my pictures to educate people. We can use photos like mine to make clear: there is something wrong with our culture of violence, and it has to change.

Award-winning photographer Walter Astrada was born in Argentina in 1974. He began his career as a staff photographer at La Nacion,...

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Anne-Marie Rocco

Supporting women is crucial. Given their energy and creativity, women are capable of moving mountains.

Born in Paris in 1954, Anne-Marie Rocco is a senior reporter with the prestigious French business journal Challenges. Anne-Marie...

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Testimonial of Gloire Amuli Masheka


  #InHerOwnWords                   My name is Gloire Amuli Masheka. I’m 20 years old and I’m the younger of two daughters in our family.   MY BACKGROUND   One morning in 2014, while I was on holiday at[...]

W4’s #WhatIf campaign in the Democratic Republic of Congo!

As our W4 field project coordinator was thrilled to inform us, the atmosphere was exceptionally festive in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo, on Friday August 14th. To celebrate the launch of our new #WhatIf campaign, participants in our DRC[...]