What Is Impact100 Essex?
Impact100 Essex is a giving circle founded and funded by women in Essex County. We bring women together to amplify the impact of their giving and empower solutions for the community. Each year, Impact100 Essex awards a grant of $100,000 to support an important, innovative project managed by a local non-profit organization.
Why Impact100 Essex?
- Membership is comprised of 100+ women from Essex County.
- Each member contributes $1,000 to the giving circle.
- This funds an annual grant of $100,000.
- Local nonprofits apply for the Impact100 Essex grant.
- Grant committee members review proposals and choose finalists.
- Finalists present their proposals to all members
- Members vote and the grant recipient is announced at the Annual Meeting.
How the Giving Circle Works?
Together we can do more, and there is much to do here in Essex County. Impact100 Essex creates the opportunity to empower local organizations to dream bigger, reach higher, grow stronger and do more good in our community. Women in this caring and talented group come from a wide range of backgrounds and experience. Together we create connections, share knowledge and gain insight to optimize our contributions through Impact100 Essex, and beyond.