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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!

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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!

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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


IT training to help young marginalized Nepalese women gain access to the job market

The challenge :   Life in Nepal is particularly harsh for poor women and girls, especially in remote ...

Goal :
$ 45,399

Raised :
$ 18,085

Funded :

Projects | How does it work?

Violence against women
Economic empowerment
Emergency Relief
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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 :
$ 135,947

Raised :
$ 85,941

Funded :


IT training to help young marginalized Nepalese women gain access to the job market

The challenge :   Life in Nepal is particularly harsh for poor women and girls, especially in remote ...

Goal :
$ 45,399

Raised :
$ 18,085

Funded :


An innovative mobile application to end child marriage in Cameroon

The challenge : Cameroon is one of the 20 countries in the world with the highest rates of child marriage: 38% of girls are married before they turn 18...

Goal :
$ 10,000

Raised :
$ 6,200

Funded :

Teams | How does it work?

Women Groups
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We believe that educating young women and girls in technology is t ...

33 Members

$ 68,388 Raised

What If?

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

21 Members

$ 262,231 Raised


Protecting girls' and women's human rights is indispensable to ach ...

21 Members

$ 177,121 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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Birthing Project USA: It can be done! Reducing maternal & infant mortality in the US & around the world


W4 is proud to support the wonderful, vital programs of the grassroots organization Birthing Project USA. Founded by Kathryn Hall-Trujillo, Birthing Project has been working for decades to reduce maternal and infant mortality in the US and[...]

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[...]