Our Purpose

To provide large impact grants to support nonprofit agencies benefiting women and children in the Tyler/Smith County area.

Areas of Focus for Funding

The Women’s Fund of Smith County provides grant support for education, health issues, human services and arts and culture for women and/or children. Each year the membership votes to determine the current area of focus.

The Area of Focus for 2019 Grants is


The Grants Committee will accept grant proposals from nonprofit agencies, related to any of our four Focus Areas: Arts & Culture, Education, Health Issues, or Human Services.

Funding Available

The Women's Fund wishes to make grants to projects which have the potential to make a significant impact. Grant requests must be made in the range of $30,000 to $100,000.

Grant Training Seminar

The Grant Training Seminar was held on May 17, 2018.

View the presentation below.

Grant Training Seminar Presentation