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The San Marcos COVID-19 Community Grants Program awards grants to support San Marcos residents affected by COVID-19. Learn more

The San Marcos COVID-19 Community Grants Program awards grants to support San Marcos residents affected by COVID-19. Learn more

RSF Women’s Fund

 

 

 

The RSF Women’s Fund raises charitable funds from its members and awards grants annually to nonprofits meeting needs in specific focus areas. The RSF Women’s Fund is a donor advised fund of the RSF Foundation, and it has granted over $4.4 Million since its inception in 2004.

Mission

To educate, inspire and increase the number of women committed to philanthropy in order to strengthen the community and impact lives through informed, focused collective giving.

Vision

  • Grow our membership by gathering friends and neighbors to achieve common goals
  • Educate and inspire our membership to be informed philanthropists
  • Work together to improve and strengthen lives through charitable grants
  • Serve our areas of annual focus by adapting to local needs
  • Make the nearly impossible seem quite effortless

2021-2022 Advisory Board

Advisory Chair
Susan Hoehn

Past Advisory Chair
Candice Holmlund

Founder
Gayle Gillies-Mize

Grants Committee
Mara Buchholz (chair)
Nikki Carmody Reem (chair)
Mary Consalvi (past chair)
Cynthia Hudson (past chair)

Membership Committee
Sara Bennett (chair)
Donna Vance (chair)

Finance Committee
Carlie Berke
Diana Clark

Program Chairs
Marian Benassi
Sue Major

Publicity Chair
Sabrina Applegate

Volunteer Chair
Ellie Cunningham

Members at Large
Sandra Coufal
Judy Oliphant
Vivian Hardage
Kathy Yash

To learn more, please visit www.rsfwomensfund.org.

Vision into Action

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