Enhance the lives of others through volunteer service.

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Welcome to the General Federation of Women’s Clubs in North Carolina

The General Federation of Women’s Clubs of North Carolina (GFWC-NC) is united in its dedication to volunteer community
service. We are diverse in age, interests and experiences, and are united by a desire to create positive change in our communities.
Together, we transform lives every day.

Established in 1890, GFWC and its over one million members represent more than 20 countries. Each member club maintains its identity and focus while benefitting from strength that comes from being a part of the international service organization whose motto is “Unity in Diversity”.

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Membership

The Benefits of Belonging

  • Quarterly GFWC-NC Clubwoman magazine
  • Representation on Capitol Hill
  • Access to State & National Program resource materials
  • Access to GFWC Public Policy Updates & Legislative Alerts
  • Access to State & National Headquarters with professional staff
  • Representation & membership with State & National organizations
  • Access to the Women's History & Resource Center in Washington, DC
  • Access to Epsilon Sigma Omicron (ESO) honorary educational society
  • Participation in all levels of Federation awards programs
  • Access to all levels of Federation educational workshops & training sessions

…and much more.

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Community News & Announcements

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Protecting Girls from Underage Marriage

North Carolina law includes an antiquated 'pregnancy exception' which allows girls as young as 14 to be married. This is counter to the health and well-being of girls and women in numerous ways: underage marriages due......

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Districts Through the Decades Celebrating Women in History & the 19th Amendment

As you are preparing for your District Fall Meetings with your federation sisters, take time to celebrate district’s decade by sharing a notable woman who helped change history from that era. And be sure to encourage......

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