The 100WomenStrong 2024 Grant Cycle application window closed on November 1st. Please see our Grant Process page for more information about the application process. Nonprofits who were selected to move on to the next stage will be notified by December 18, 2023.


Pam Ray, Managing Director, 100WS



 Organization holding an informational workshop on October 18 for nonprofits that provide services in the areas of shelter, health, hunger and education 

Leesburg, Va. October 2, 2023 100WomenStrong is now accepting Letters of Intent (LOI) from nonprofits that are headquartered or provide services in Loudoun County and interested in requesting grant funds during the 100WomenStrong 2024 Competitive Grant cycle.  Organizations that wish to be considered for funding from 100WomenStrong must submit their LOI online before 5:00 p.m. on November 1, 2023.

100WomenStrong, a component fund of the Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties, has granted more than $4 million to nonprofits serving Loudoun since its inception in 2008.

Grantmaking Priorities
100WomenStrong prioritizes funding for projects or programs addressing these needs in Loudoun County, Virginia:

  • Shelter
  • Health
  • Hunger
  • Education

In addition, 100WomenStrong prioritizes requests for funding that:

  • maintain or increase the capacity of the organization’s mission
  • provide significant benefits and/or impact to Loudoun County residents
  • provide creative and innovative ways to meet community needs

Applicants may submit their LOI through the Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties’ online grant portal at:

LOIs will be reviewed by 100WomenStrong and select organizations will be invited to submit a full proposal for consideration.  All organizations that submit an LOI will be notified of the outcome of their request by December 18, 2023.

Pre-LOI Workshop

An optional pre-LOI workshop will be held online for interested applicants on Wednesday, October 18, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. To attend, participants must register in advance using this link: .

Questions about the grant process can be directed to:

Pam Ray, 100WomenStrong Managing Director:


About 100WomenStrong

Formed in 2008, 100WomenStrong is a group of concerned philanthropists seeking to strategically invest in organizations and programs that enrich the lives of Loudoun County residents. They are committed to improving the quality of life for residents of Loudoun County, Virginia, through strategic grants to non-profits working in the areas of shelter, health, hunger and education. Members of 100WomenStrong connect and collaborate to leverage their philanthropic resources as a proud component fund of the Community Foundation of Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties.

For more information about 100WomenStrong, visit or contact Pam Ray at


100WomenStrong is a proud fund of Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties