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Announcing ... Charities Eligible for October Impact Award!

Thanks to nominations from members, our slate of charities has grown to 13! Of that cohort, three have been selected for consideration at our Impact Award on Tuesday, October 5. Check out this video from our Charities Committee to learn which organizations will be presenting at our Zoom meeting that night.

Our Largest Impact Award to Date!

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$15,440 Awarded to Ele’s Place-Ann Arbor! Pictured, LtoR: Tonya Gietzen, Steering Committee, 100 WWC-Chelsea Area; Jen Smith, Charities Committee, 100 WWC-Chelsea Area; Stephanie Doll, Steering Committee, 100 WWC-Chelsea Area; Bree Arvali, Branch Director, Ele’s Place Ann Arbor; Lindsay Clark, Directory of Development, Ele’s Place Ann Arbor. 100 Women Who Care-Chelsea Area (100 WWC-Chelsea Area) has recorded its largest Impact Award to date, a total of $15,440 was donated to Ele’s Place-Ann Arbor. The grant includes $10,440 in donations from members of the giving circle, plus a $5,000 matching gift from the Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation - Power of 100 program. The Impact Award meeting was held via Zoom on the evening of June 1, following the group’s first-ever in-person reception, which was held at EXIT Realty and hosted by Meetings Committee Member Cassie Kurowicki.  Of the eligible charities nominated by members, three were chosen at random in advance of the event.  Each of th

Charity Nominations due by midnight this Tuesday, May 18

 The deadline to nominate charities for consideration at the June 1, 2021 Impact Award meeting is fast approaching. Find our one-page nomination form and one-page charity agreement form here , and browse the organizations currently eligible here .

100 Women Who Care-Chelsea Area Announces Second Impact Award

Women of Chelsea, Dexter, Grass Lake, Manchester, Stockbridge and adjacent communities selected St. Louis Center to receive at least $9,700 from giving circle at our February 2, 2021 Impact Award meeting. 100 Women Who Care-Chelsea Area has selected St. Louis Center for Exceptional Children and Adults as the recipient of its second Impact Award, which, thanks to a surge in membership after its inaugural meeting in October 2020, will amount to at least $9,700. The local giving circle’s Steering Committee will also seek a matching gift from the Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation - Power of 100 program, which, if approved, could add an additional $4,850 (50%) to that total. The Impact Award meeting was held via Zoom on the evening of February 2. Of the eight eligible charities nominated by members, three were chosen at random in advance of the event. Each of the three charities had seven minutes to make the best case for their mission to the membership, giving all in attendance valuab

Save the Date and Invite Your Friends!

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  Upcoming Meeting Dates Tuesday, February 2, 2021 Tuesday, June 1, 2021 Meetings begin promptly and last just one hour. Are you ready to feel the #powerof100? JOIN US!

Our First Impact Award!

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100 Women Who Care-Chelsea Area had its inaugural meeting on Tuesday, October 6, with a majority of its 54 inaugural members in attendance and is thrilled to announce that the recipient of its first Impact Award is Faith In Action.  Of the six charities nominated, three were chosen at random. The candidates were:  St. Louis Center for Exceptional Children and Adults, nominated and represented by member Christina Ferris, Development Director Washtenaw Literacy, nominated by members Tonya Gietzen and represented by Executive Director Amy Goodman Faith in Action, nominated by members Tammy Bridges and Jamie Lane and represented by Executive Director Sheri Montoye Each of the candidate charities had seven minutes to make the best case for their mission to the membership, giving all in attendance valuable insight into their vital contributions to the community. After all the presentations were finished, the members were invited to cast their ballots and Faith in Action received the majority

Save the Date and Invite Your Friends!

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Are you ready to feel the #powerof100? JOIN US! Upcoming Meeting Dates Tuesday, February 2, 2021 Tuesday, June 1, 2021 Meetings begin promptly and last just one hour.