Advancement and
Alumni Engagement

The Women of Emory Impact Circle supports the causes of women and girls through the power of collective philanthropic giving. The group has been active for two years and, within the past year, has awarded grants totaling more than $240,000.

Women of Emory Impact Circle is seeking additional leadership donors. Contact Ricardo Horne at to learn about making a gift of $25,000 or more.

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"This is about improving the lives and experiences of women and girls through work happening at Emory. But it’s also about collaborating with other women to make that happen. It is such an empowering experience to bring all these women together to make decisions that will change lives."

Women of Emory Impact Circle deadlines

The following are dates for the 2023–2024 Women of Emory Impact Circle grant cycle. The cycle culminates with the Impact Forum in April 2024, where all grant finalists will present their projects to top leaders of the Women of Emory Impact Circle. Final decisions will be given at the end of the forum.

  • October 16, 2023: Grant applications open
  • January 24, 2024: Grant application deadline
  • April 15-16, 2024: Impact Forum