Our mission is to engage women in philanthropy and to collectively fund grants to charitable initiatives that serve the Town of Greenwich, Connecticut. The goal is to identify unmet needs in the community and provide grants worthy of impactful change to Greenwich for not for profits. We are committed to promoting volunteerism by exposing our Membership to many local worthwhile charities. We help our Members become more educated and informed about philanthropic choices and meet like-minded women who share their interests.
Family Centers, Greenwich Empowering local Children, Adults, Families, and Communities to Realize Their Potential through a strong multi-disciplinary approach, seeking funding for the Windrose School project at Greenwich High School.The PYP Grant Champions: Melissa Denis, Melissa Nisenson, Lauren Schweibold
First Tee of CT: Impacting the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf. Seeking funding to develop this program in partnership with Boys and Girls Club of Greenwich.The PYP Grant Champions: Karen Hopp , Dara Johnson, and Kirby Grabowski Lim
Swim Across America: Uniting local swimming communities to host benefit swims that raise money to fund critical cancer research and clinical trials. Seeking funding for an additional researcher at St Jude's hospital to explore genetically engineered immune cells to attack pediatric cancers.The PYP Grant Champions: Nancy Carr and Sarah Sippel