Our Sub-Funds honour women who have made a valuable contribution to the lives of women and girls or in memory of special women whose own lives were remarkable in what they achieved.
Have you got a social change project that helps women and girls thrive? Apply to one of our Sub-Funds.Go to featured Post
Prue and Liz see that providing women and girls with education and opportunities is the key to making sure they have the best chance to reach their full potential.Go to featured Post
Our 2018 Small Grants Program is all about strengthening women’s economic security—here's why.Go to featured Post
Research shows that being someone who gives, means greater happiness overall.Go to featured Post
Our 2017 General Grants program was to promote social inclusion and community cohesion in regional Victoria.Read more
Would you like to make lasting impact in the community? Are you passionate about strategic, gender-wise philanthropy? Establishing a Sub-Fund within the Victorian Women’s Benevolent Trust is...Read more
“Chris Friday, as a white Australian woman, is standing up for Aboriginal women and girls, and seeking to contribute to their self-determination and empowerment. This Sub-Fund raises the bar for philanthropic foundations to be purposefully shaped this way.” Leanne Miller, Koorie Women Mean Business and VWT Director reflects on the significance of the Chris Friday Sub-Fund, one of the latest additions to our suite of named Sub-Funds.Go to featured Post
We have established nine Sub-Funds to honour women who have made a valuable contribution to the lives of women and girls in our state.Go to featured Post
In 2017, sixteen small grants were given for a range of projects that in one way or another will improve the lives of women and girls or women and their families.Go to featured Post
The Victorian Women’s Benevolent Trust has launched a new sub-fund to honour and recognise one of Melbourne’s most influential philanthropists, Fleur Spitzer. The Women’s Trust said that while Spitzer was not a household name, her generosity had had an immeasurable impact on the lives of many people in the community and she had been a shining example for other female philanthropists.Go to featured Post
The Victorian Women’s Benevolent Trust has just announced another great bunch of general grants and they are really worth taking a look at for their...Go to featured Post
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...Read more
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 is a practical and lasting way for you to strategically invest in advancing opportunities or reducing barriers for women and girls’ in Victoria without any administrative burden.