Is membership in WIP restricted?
No. Our membership is inclusive and we hope to attract a diverse group. Founding Memberships were restricted to 100 women but we hope to continue adding new members. Our 100 Founders will always be recognized for their support in establishing WIP.
How can a new member join?

They can join simply by downloading the application form and mail it with a check for their annual membership dues of $1,000 to the address below. Checks should be made out to the Community Foundation for the CSRA with Women in Philanthropy listed on the designation line or you can join online. The Membership Committee will contact them to welcome them and answer any questions they might have.

The Community Foundation for the CSRA
Women in Philanthropy
720 St. Sebastian Way #160

Augusta, Georgia 30901

What is the best way to introduce a prospective member to WIP?

Send their name and address to WIP or Email to the membership committee at Depending on the time of year, we will invite them to the Fall Forum, Annual Meeting, or send them a membership packet.

Is enrollment and renewal limited to the first quarter of the year?

No. Women may join anytime throughout the year. However, they are encouraged to join at the onset of our calendar year.

Can I join for only one year?

Yes. Currently, we do not require a multi-year commitment. We are hopeful that you will be able to renew each year as you see the good work that WIP does in our community.

Can a new member join through the website of WIP?

Not at this time, please download the application and send it to:

The Community Foundation for the CSRA
Women in Philanthropy
720 St. Sebastian Way #160
Augusta, Georgia 30901

Application can be downloaded here.


Can I pay my annual membership dues online by credit card?

You may pay your dues online. Go to the Homepage and click the “Pay Dues Online” button. You will be prompted through the process.

If you chose to pay online please be certain to also fill out a membership form. If you click the “Join Now” button on the Homepage you can access the Membership Form.

Is membership in WIP restricted to women?

Yes. However, we gladly accept contributions from all donors.

Doctor taking kids heartbeat with his mother


The mission of this organization, which is a partnership of the United Way of the CSRA and The Community Foundation for the CSRA, is to create an awareness of the needs of women and children in the Central Savannah River Area of Georgia and South Carolina.
child getting food


The vision of this organization is to give hope to every woman and child for the future through collaboration, connection, and community.
Women Studying


The purpose of this organization is to award grants to fund programs and projects that have the potential for high impact, resulting in significant, positive change in the lives of women and children in Aiken, Burke, Columbia, Edgefield, McDuffie, and Richmond Counties.