Give Back

Our members are motivated to give back

In addition to our networking events, NEWoM raises funds for local and global organizations that empower girls and women through our semi-annual silent auction. The local organizations include Marin Girl’s Choir, Girls Elevate, and Alliance for Girls. The global organizations change every year. This year, we are supporting the organization, Dining for Women.
Girl’s Elevate is dedicated to building girls’ self girlselevate_logoesteem through Yoga/Mindfulness Classes, Social and Emotional Intelligence Programs, Mother Daughter Retreats,  Mentorships and Summer Camps.  They are doing a pilot program at Drake High and their goal is to revolutionize education by offering these courses and retreats in all High School. Their mission is to guide adolescents to their highest potential, encourage leadership skills, nurture empathy, compassion and tolerance and to build self-esteem and confidence in this next generation of leaders.
agilogoThe mission of Alliance for Girls is to ensure that girl-serving organizations are more connected, more effective, and better able to prepare today’s girls to be the leaders, agents of change, and thriving women of tomorrow. Alliance for Girls includes 150 organizations and supports more than 300,000 girls. The need for a strong voice that can advocate on behalf of girls and providing opportunities and resources for local girls has never been greater.

dining-for-womenDining for Women is a global giving circle dedicated to transforming lives and eradicating poverty among women and girls in the developing world. Dining for Women funds grassroots organizations that empower women and girls and promote gender equality.

mgcMarin Girls Chorus is a treasured nonprofit music education program that was founded in 1988 in Marin County, California to provide girls and young women the opportunity to discover the joyful world of choral singing and the transformative power of music. Girls and young women, ages 5-17, are invited to sing. Our donations go directly to helping fund scholarships for some of the underprivileged girls of Marin county who want to participate in the gift of song.