​​GFWC


About the General Federation of Women’s Clubs


www.GFWC.org


"Living the Volunteer Spirit"


     The General Federation of Women’s Clubs is an international women’s organization dedicated to community improvement by enhancing the lives of others through volunteer service. Collectively, we are Living the Volunteer Spirit!


     The General Federation of Women’s Clubs is a unifying force, bringing together local women’s clubs, with members dedicated to strengthening their communities and enhancing the lives of others through volunteer service. With 90,000 members in affiliated clubs in every state and more than a dozen countries, GFWC members are community leaders who work locally to create global change by supporting the arts, preserving natural resources, advancing education, promoting healthy lifestyles, encouraging civic involvement, and working toward world peace and understanding.


Community Service Programs
and Special Projects


​Signature Project: Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention   

Juniors’ Special Project: Advocates for Children       

Arts Community Service Program     

Conservation Community Service Program  

Education Community Service Program       

Home Life Community Service Program       

International Outreach Community Service Program          

Public Issues Community Service Program

NJSFWC


About the New Jersey State Federation of Women's Clubs


www.NJSFWC.org


"Trust in the Day ~ Believe in the Future"

The New Jersey State Federation of Women's Clubs, the largest volunteer women's service organization in the state and a member of the General Federation of Women's Clubs, provides opportunities for education, leadership training, and community service through participation in local clubs, enabling members to make a difference in the lives of others, one project at a time.


 LEGISLATIVE FOCUS AREAS


Domestic Violence Awareness/Prevention 
Full Funding of the Violence against Women Act (VAWA)
Teen Dating Violence Education
NJ Task Force on Domestic Violence and Abuse

Women’s Health
Breast Cancer Awareness
Women’s Heart Health

Safety
Prosecution of Hate Crimes
Assault Weapons Ban
Handgun Control
Fire Evacuation Exit Signs for New Jersey Public Buildings

Open Space Preservation
Eminent-Domain (Moratorium/Condemnation/Constitutional Amendment)
Protecting Critical Habitat
Renewal of the Garden State Preservation Trust

Children/Disadvantaged
Barring Sex Offenders from jobs involving contact with children
Emergency Evacuation of Individual with Special Needs
Training in Diabetes Care for School Employees

Literacy 
English-Official Language of the United States
Pilot Personal Finance Education for High School SeniorsType your paragraph here.

Marlton Woman's Club

Lisa Levin, President

LisaLevin445@gmail.com