Our overarching engine room conducting research, advocacy and public campaigns to ensure gender equality becomes a reality in this lifetime.
Our national harm prevention arm pursuing circuit-breaking solutions to ensure brighter, safer and fairer future for women and girls.
We are an independent advocate for women and girls. Since 1985, we have been promoting true gender equality through annual grants, targeted research, education, policy submissions, events and more.
We have a thirty year tradition of progressive philanthropy and are one of the oldest women’s funds in the world.
Everything we do is about creating an equal future for all. We advocate for violence prevention, fair wages for equal work, and the equal representation of women and men in the decision making processes that shape our lives.
We firmly believe in the power of the collective — by joining together today, we know that we can make a better tomorrow.
Would you like to make a lasting impact in your community? Are you passionate about strategic, gender-wise philanthropy? Establishing a Sub-Fund within the Victorian Women’s Benevolent Trust...
so that in this lifetime we will be: equally paid for the same work safe on the streets and in our homes equally represented in our parliament and...
Breakthrough (hosted by the Victorian Women’s Trust on Nov 25-26) was a giant coming together of all kinds of people and 100+ speakers to talk about the most important opportunity of our times; gender equality.
Become a Trust donor today, so that in this lifetime we can be: