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In 2014-2015 GFFN   

  • Bestowed $10,000 in scholarships to women in need at George Mason University and the Northern Virginia Community College in 2014-2015 school year and are committed to funding six $1000 scholarships in 2015-2016.  Enhancing Women's Lives Through Education!       
  • Earned $4054 through White House Christmas Ornament Sales for Artemis House--Fairfax County's only 24 hour domestic violence shelter    
  • Raised $1070  through a cooking demonstration with Chef Jacques at Chez Francois for Kids R First to support their efforts to supply school supplies and mini-scholarships for 25,000 students in Northern Virginia       
  • Hosted our 34th annual Poetry Contest for Great Falls Elementary School and Awarded  $300  in U.S. Savings bonds to student poets during Poetry Month in April.  Treated the students and their teachers to an awards luncheon at Riverbend Country Club.  
  • Donated $730 for Friends of River Bend Park to sponsor school field trips for students in need to the Park's Nature Center from our 50/50 raffles at the Fall Kick-Off and End-of-the-Year Luncheons   
  • Knitted scarves and hats for Artemis House,  and twelve beautiful red scarves for Valentine care packages for parentless college students through Foster Care 2 Success, and baby quilts for local charities.
  • Wrapped gifts Mother's Day weekend for a popular Reston gift shop and earned donations for Kids R First.    
  • Sorted School Supplies for Kids R First for students in need in 90 Fairfax County schools.     
  • GFFN's finest golfers participated in a golf tournament Fundraiser for Kids R First as well as other tournament fundraisers.    
  • Donated to Lift Me UP and Thoroughbred Retirement Foundation in honor of cherished long time member and founder, Patricia McVeigh, an avid equestrian, who passed away  April 28, 2014.
  • Collected more than 100 adorable teddy bears to Toys For Tots  campaign at Christmas through the Great Falls Firehouse. 

Women's Club of Great Falls

P.O. Box 483

Great Falls, VA  22066

Email: info@womensclubgf.org

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To develop friendships and a sense of community among our members through social, cultural, civic, and philanthropic activities.

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