The U.S. Army Women's Foundation

    Led by Veterans, the U.S. Army Women’s Foundation is a non-profit, volunteer organization, dedicated to promoting public interest in the U.S. Army by recognizing and honoring women’s service.  The U.S. Army Women’s Foundation is the premier support network for you, our Women Soldiers, and Veterans.  Together we are a strong team, building partnerships for success and serving as a voice and advocate for Army Women:   Honor, Empower, Connect… It’s our mission.

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June 14, 2021

U.S. Army Birthday 2021 Events – 246 Years of Service to the Nation!

The U.S. Army was established on June 14, 1775, and this year marks 246 years…
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June 14, 2021

Women Veterans Appreciation Day – 12 June 2021

On 12 June 2021, our Nation honors the women who have served and sacrificed for…
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May 10, 2021

Apply for Trident Scholarships to Further Your Education

Army Women’s Foundation Offers Full Ride Trident Scholarship Opportunities - Apply Now! Deadline:  19 July…

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US Army Women’s Museum

The US Army Women’s Museum located at Fort Lee, Virginia, showcases the amazing stories of women patriots who served our nation from the American Revolution to the present day.  The US Army Women’s Museum is the only museum in the world dedicated to US Army Women.

The museum is located at 2100 “A” Adams Avenue, Fort Lee, Virginia.

Watch a Video of the Renovated Galleries at the Army Women's Museum

Give The US Army Women’s Foundation a Smile with AmazonSmile

If you shop online with Amazon, be sure to use the AmazonSmile site to make your purchase. When you use AmazonSmile, you get to select a charity to benefit from your purchases…at no cost to you. You can use your Amazon Prime on AmazonSmile.

Simply click the button below OR go to AmazonSmile.com,  and select the US Army Women’s Foundation as your charity.  For every purchase you make, the US Army Women’s Foundation receives a percentage of the sale amount.  Set AmazonSmile to automatically credit the US Army Women’s Foundation. However, in order for the Foundation to receive credit, you must go through AmazonSmile.

If you have any questions about how this works, please contact Beth Spitzley at our Fort Lee office, 804-734-3078.

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Honoring Service & Sacrifice

The U.S. Army Women’s Foundation is the premier support network for you, our Women Soldiers and Veterans.  Together we are a strong team, building partnerships for success and serving as a voice and advocate for Army Women:   Honor, Empower, Connect… It’s our mission

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Monday, 11 October 2021

2021 Fall Leader Development Forum at the AUSA Annual Meeting
Monday, 11 October 2021

Honor – Empower – Connect

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Scholarships

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2021  Scholarship Recipients Announced 

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The U.S. Army Women’s Foundation offers scholarships to further your education. Check out opportunities for full-ride scholarships to Trident University, an online university.

View Info on our Trident University Scholarship Program

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Hall of Fame

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 2021 Hall of Fame Ceremony 

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The Army Women’s Foundation recognizes the extraordinary achievements of Army women and those who support them.  Watch the 2021 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.

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Your contributions support the following

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Legacy Scholarships

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Professional Development

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Honoring Exceptional Women Soldiers

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Preserving Army Women's History

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The E-Flagpole.

Today, every American can be proud that our military will grow even stronger with our mothers, wives, sisters, and daughters playing a greater role in protecting this country we love.

President Barack Obamaon opening combat arms jobs to women

Over the last 38 years, I have had the opportunity to witness women soldiers jump out of airplanes, hike 10 miles, lead men and women, even under the toughest circumstances.

Gen. Ann E. Dunwoody, USA, Ret.America’s first female four-star general

We may destroy all the men in America, and we shall still have all we can do to defeat the women.

British Gen. Lord Charles CornwallisAmerican Revolutionary War

Today, women are in combat, that is just a reality. Thousands of women have been decorated for valor…and have given their lives. Today, what was once a band of brothers has truly become a band of brothers and sisters.

Gen. Ann E. Dunwoody, USA, Ret.America’s first female four-star general

During the time I have had WACs under my command, they have met every test and task assigned to them ... their contributions in efficiency, skill, spirit, and determination are immeasurable.

American General Dwight D. Eisenhower

They're fighting and they’re dying together, and the time has come for our policies to recognize that reality. We are making our military stronger, and we are making America stronger.

Former Defense Secretary Leon Panettaon lifting the combat exclusion ban

Let the generations know that women in uniform also guaranteed their freedom.

Dr. Mary Edwards Walker, Medal of Honor Recipient, Civil Waron history and freedom

Together, we will build a world where the accomplishments of our daughters will be celebrated, rather than diminished.

Dr. Jill BidenFirst Lady of the United States of America

"The Army is people and the incredible contributions and achievements of our female Soldiers contribute significantly to the strength of America's Army."

General James C. McConville40th Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army

Trailblazers

Command Sergeant Major Evelyn Hollis, USA Ret.

Command Sergeant Major Evelyn Hollis, USA Ret.

Hall of Fame Inductee 2018

Chief Warrant Officer 4 Petrice McKey-Reese

Chief Warrant Officer 4 Petrice McKey-Reese

Hall of Fame Inductee 2018

First Female Army Rangers

First Female Army Rangers

Hall of Fame Inductees 2018

Lieutenant General Nadja West

Lieutenant General Nadja West

February 19, 2018