Click here to make your 2020 contribution due by August 31, 2020

Women Inspired Network is a charitable giving circle of local philanthropic women who make annual contributions to empower and enhance the quality of life throughout our community.  WIN is a component fund of the Starved Rock Country Community Foundation whose mission is to “connect people who care with causes that matter.”


WIN Calendar of Events


2020 Kickoff: Tuesday, March 10     – 5:30-8:00pm  Lock 16, LaSalle.  $15.00 includes soup, sandwich and desserts.  Guest Presenters Former Appellate Court Judge Peg Breslin and Justice May Kay O’Brien.

Spring Fling: Tuesday, May 12 – Location TBD   

Mingling and Margaritas: Tuesday, July 14 – 5:30  Heritage Harbor, Ottawa.  $18.00 includes Mexican Buffet.  Mingle and have a great time on Knott’s Landing – the floating pavilion at HHO.

2020 Grant Application Presentation: Tuesday, September 22 – St. John’s Lutheran Church, Peru.  Grant applicants present their cases for support.  Learn before you vote for the grant recipients!  POT LUCK

Celebration of Giving: Sunday, November 8 – Location TBD   Our annual celebration to award the WIN Grants.  Our day to dress up and celebrate our success!

WIN Members

2020 contributions are welcome January 1 through August 31, 2020.

$200 Sustaining Level

$500 Emerald Level

$1000 Diamond Level

Planning to join or have questions? Please call 815-252-2906 or visit our website or Facebook page.

All women are welcome to attend any meeting, any time, regardless of membership status.  A $2.00 nominal meeting fee is charged to everyone to cover the cost of the venue, meeting materials, etc.

Pamela Beckett, President, SRCCF
Cherie Reynolds, OSF Foundation
Kris Zierke, WIN Financial Manager
Carol Kuzmich, Chair, WIN Steering Committee
Annette Schnabel, Chair, WIN Grants Team
Your unrestricted donation to the Leadership Fund for Now is just that, a gift for NOW. It enables us to operate, provides funds for immediate distribution to area agencies and charitable initiatives and helps us build the core administrative fund. The Leadership Fund for Now is made up of unrestricted donations, earnings on investments, and administrative fees. This is where we need your donation the most.
Pamela Beckett
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