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$1,000. Three years. Immeasurable rewards of giving.

Women in Philanthropy at EMU cultivates faculty, staff, alumnae and friends as University supporters through:


  • Strengthening ties between women and EMU
  • Educating women about the power of personal and collective philanthropy
  • Increasing gifts by women to EMU
  • Distributing financial awards to members of the EMU community

Each new member of Women in Philanthropy at EMU is asked to make an initial gift of $1,000 per year for a minimum of three years to the Women in Philanthropy at EMU fund. Renewing members have the option to pledge $1,000 per year for one or more years.

Join WIP Members of the group make a collective and powerful difference by joining their gift with others to make annual awards to students, faculty, staff and alumni in the EMU community. Each member has the privilege of a vote in determining which applicants receive funding.

Membership also includes invitations to annual Women in Philanthropy at EMU events and activities.

Peruse this website for more information about how to participate, and experience the rewards of giving to students' future at EMU.

Register for our 5th Anniversary Celebration of Giving Event

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