Latest Contribution of $27,700 to Bring It Inc.

100+ Women Who Care is an exciting group of women coming together to make a difference in our local community. The group gathers four times a year for a one hour meeting, and each member writes a $100 check to a local 501(c)(3) organization that the group selects. This combined donation makes a real impact. We hope you will join us at our next meeting to see how easy and fun it is!

Contributions to date:


Bring It Inc. $28,200 Nov 2018
Allen County Child Advocacy $28,000 Aug 2018
West Main Women on the M.O.V.E. $28,050 May 2018
Safe Families for Children $27,500 Feb 2018
Miss Virginia’s House $29,000 Nov 2017
Bridge of Grace $28,000 Aug 2017
Summit Equestrian Center $29,400 May 2017
Vincent Village $28,400 Feb 2017
The Rescue Mission $28,300 Nov 2016
Euell Wilson Center $28,100 Aug 2016
Early Childhood Alliance $27,600 May 2016
ICAN $27,000 Feb 2016
Just Neighbors $27,050 Nov 2015
Redemption House $27,650 Aug 2015
Little Rivers Wetland Project $26,850 May 2015
HearCare Connection, Inc $26,250 Feb 2015
Francine’s Friends $24,000 Nov 2014
FW Sexual Assault Treatment Center $23,400 Aug 2014
The Carriage House $23,300 May 2014
SCAN $12,000 Feb 2014
Birchwood $10,100 Sept 2013
Total to Date $538,150 21 hours

Three levels of sponsorship:

1. Changing Our Community Level ($10,000 and above)


2. Making a Difference Level ($5,000-$9,999)
3. Friends Who Care Level ($250-$4,999)


Gladieux Consulting

100+ Women Who Care is for you if:

  • You don’t have time in your busy life to volunteer but have been wanting to help those in need and you can commit to one hour every three months;
  • You want 100% of your donations to go directly to a local charity;
  • You are involved with other groups but are interested in meeting other women philanthropists in Ft. Wayne;
  • You want your $100 donation to become a part of a larger amount of money by joining together with other women – making a significant impact in our local community.


At a glance, this is how it works:

  1. Each member commits to donate $100 per quarter (that’s only $400 per year).
  2. At each quarterly meeting three members will be randomly selected to promote their favorite local not-for-profit agency in need of funds. Each presentation lasts no more than 6 min with 4 min of Q & A from the members.
  3. Each member votes on the agency to receive the funds and the agency with the most votes receives the quarterly donation.
  4. Each member writes a check directly to the organization (no overhead, 100% contribution).
  5. The meeting is over in one hour with a significant impact made to a local organization.

Download the commitment form today!Learn how to effectively present to the group about your organization

Our next meeting: 

Thursday, February 7, 2019
5:30 – 6:00 pm Meet & Mingle
6:00 – 7:00 pm Meeting


Upcoming Meetings:

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Donations to date:

$538,150 in 21 hours