The 100+ Women Who Care (100+WWC) of Door County giving circle met at Egg Harbor’s Peg Egan Performing Arts Center in July to recognize and award grants to local nonprofits. Three nonprofits shared information about their organization; then members voted to select the awards.
The Door County Housing Partnership (DCHP) was chosen to receive the main award of $10,300. Mariah Goode, director of Door County Land Use Services and a DCHP board member, has been working on local affordable-housing issues for many years.
The Door County YMCA and Door County Humane Society will each receive runners-up awards of approximately $5,150.At the next 100+WWC meeting, planned for Oct. 25, members will consider three other nonprofits for their next quarterly award: Peninsula Preschool, Door County Habitat for Humanity and the Washington Island Community Health Program. New members are always welcome. To join this exciting group of local women who are making a local impact, visit 100wwcDoorCounty.org.