Organizations We Support

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Charitable Giving Requests

portion of SJWC’s annual budget is allocated to charitable giving. Charitable giving requests are evaluated by the Charitable Giving Committee and approved by the SJWC Board of Directors. The deadline for submitting requests for the 2019-2020 fiscal year is November 1, 2019. Anyone can submit a charitable giving request for an organization. Charitable Giving grants are announced in December.

2018-2019 Charitable Giving Donations

During the 2018-2019 fiscal year. San Jose Woman’s Club supported the following organizations with cash donations

  • Veggielution
  • San Jose Chamber Orchestra
  • Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence
  • ISPF-AAUW of SCCo., Gifts for Teens
  • Sunday Friends Foundation
  • Olinder Elementary School
  • 13th St Cat rescue
  • Pet Awareness Welfare Society for San Jose Animal Care and Services (PAWS for SJACS)
  • Opera San Jose
  • San Jose Day Nursery
  • Hope Services
  • Breast Cancer Prevention Partners
  • onRoute22
  • Sempervirens Fund

Low-Cost or No-Cost Venue Rental

As part of its mission to support the community, San Jose Woman’s Club provides in-kind donation of low-cost or no-cost rental of the SJWC Clubhouse to local community and arts groups for fund-raising events, performances and meetings.

In 2016-2017, the San Jose Woman’s Club has provided in-kind donation of low-cost or no-cost rental of the SJWC Clubhouse to the following community and arts groups:

  • Akbayan SJSU
  • Azerbaijan Cultural Society
  • Bay Area Country Dance Society
  • Boys and Girls Clubs
  • Bud Ayers Dance and Talent Extravaganza
  • California Questers
  • International Gateways SJSU
  • Kutchvalley
  • Legacy of Bhangra Dance
  • Multicultural Center at Santa Clara University
  • National Charities League—Willow Rose Chapter
  • Pacific Coast Farmers’ Market Association
  • Preservation Action Council * San Jose
  • San Jose International Piano Music Competition
  • San Jose State University
  • Timmy Awards
  • Village School