Grants Committee Timeline

Late September/Early October

Notice of Funding Opportunity available to community organizations



Mandatory one-on-one interview sessions with community organizations who are interested in applying for a grant within one or both of the Women’s Fund initiatives


Late October

Request for Proposals available on the Women’s Fund website


Early January 

Response to Request for Proposals due in the Topeka Community Foundation office



The Women’s Fund Grants Committee conducts interviews and/or site visits with selected applicants



Announcement of grant recipients


Late April 

Annual luncheon and recognition of grant recipients

Our Mission

"To promote women's leadership in philanthropy, increase
charitable contributions and strengthen their value through
collective giving, and encourage a new generation of philanthropists."

The Women’s Fund, founded in 2006, is a donor-advised fund at the Topeka Community Foundation.

5431 SW 29th St.
Suite 300
Topeka, KS 66614