Women’s Groups & Organizations

MOMentum/Mother's Center of Greater Toledo

Mothers Center offers our members friendship (for both parents and children), parenting support, community involvement, intellectual stimulation, playgroups, resume-building leadership skills, and much more. Categories: Networking, Education, Community Involvement

MOMS Club of Perrysburg, Ohio

We are a group of moms who provide each other daytime support through speakers, playgroups, service projects and more. Our boundaries include Perrysburg, Maumee, Rossford, and Walbridge. Categories: Outreach, Bonding

Old Orchard Family Group

We view the group as a way to connect moms, dads, kids and families together in our neighborhood. We exist to create a great community in Old Orchard. Categories: Outreach, Bonding

Ottawa Hills Moms Group

OHMC provides a social network for village parents and their children, as well as opportunities to participate in annual social events, various interest clubs, and local volunteer activities. Categories: Outreach, Bonding

American Heart Association Elizabeth Lewis, Director of Social Events

The American Heart Association's mission is to be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives. Every person deserves the opportunity for a full, healthy life. As champions for healthy equity, by 2024, the American Heart Association will...

Changing Gears NPO Melissa Vergiels

Grassroots organization that creates a space for social entrepreneurs to focus on their mission and leave all the back office operations to us.

Heartbeat of Toledo Renee Palacios

Heartbeat of Toledo is a non-profit organization that has proudly served Toledo and surrounding areas since 1971. We offer information to women facing pregnancy through Your First Look Women’s Center and help families in need through the Heart to Heart...

Justice for Sierah, Inc. Tara Ice

Justice for Sierah, Inc. is a non-profit organization working to protect communities by implementing the Ohio violent offender database, known as Sierah’s Law, in all 50 states. Our work also includes empowering our youth by establishing self-awareness and self-defense into...

Leadership Toledo Anna Toney, Current Executive Director

Leadership Toledo exists to cultivate a community of leaders dedicated to serving with authenticity and purpose. As the source for creating and retaining Toledo champions and ambassadors, we encourage participants to Lead: become more confident leaders Connect: connect with their...

Matching Peace Kelley Webb

Matching Peace provides equity-centered education, training and mentoring that focuses on horizontal co-learning within institutions and between peer and family groups to enrich their overall well-being. We seek to enrich the overall well-being of institutions, individuals, families and groups while...

Promise House Project

The promis house project works to promote and advance the dignity and safety of all housing insecure and homeless youth, with a focus on the LGBTQ+ community, through barrier free direct service, advocacy, service infrastructure and housing support. Categories: Service

SeaGate Food Bank Cheri Dennis

SeaGate Food Bank Inc. is Ohio’s only independent food bank. We started in a garage in 1977 with a strong sense of purpose and direction. SFB has always provided food entirely free of charge to hundreds of pantries and programs. Primary funding comes from...

St. Paul's Community Center

At St. Paul's Community Center, we know that meals and shelter lead to social services that offer men and women the opportunity to transform their lives. In addition to shelter and food provided at our Community Center, our programs and...

The Avalon Foundation of Toledo Avalon Budd & Deborah Ayres

The Avalon Foundation is an organization that promotes and teaches youth leadership through offering support to kids and their families receiving life-altering treatment for rare disease.

The Black Arts Center Trae McCadney, Richard Ellis, Tymila Taylor

Through art we are committed to ensuring that every marginalized group of people feel safe and empowered in their homes and communities. With proper access to the right food, shelter and most of all education.

The Daughters Den Chavaughn Gibson

We are an intergenerational healing space. Our mission is to foster and cultivate intergenerational healing in the lives of Black girls and women while reducing the effects of intergenerational trauma in our communities. We offer monthly educational and interactive programming,...

Toledo Opera Guild Pat Nowak

The Toledo Opera Guild is a non-profit organization founded in 1962 whose mission is to promote opera in the Toledo community and region. Membership is comprised of men and women who volunteer their time and talents in many ways. Membership...

TutorSmart Toledo Tiffany Adamski, Executive Director

TutorSmart is a local non-profit whose mission is to help children across the Greater Toledo area achieve their academic potential through targeted, data-driven after school tutoring. TutorSmart works in alignment with Toledo Public Schools, other community partners such as Boys...

Women of Toledo Nina Corder - Founder

Mentorship & Connection, including Business Mentoring, Discovery Mentoring, and Young Women's Circle Economic Development, including Momentum Circle, Women's Economic Empowerment, TBGC Business Growth Collaborative, and Power Hour Sessions Responsive Advocacy, including Community Advocacy Series, Women's Circle and HeforShe Pilot Programs,...

YWCA - Northwest Ohio

YWCA Northwest Ohio is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all. Categories: Empowerment, Advocacy, Education

Dana Women’s Network (DAWN)

DAWN promotes professional networking and career development opportunities through mentoring, education and philanthropy for women across varying experience levels. Categories: Networking, Professional Development, Leadership, Community Service

Edward Jones - Women Intiatives

At Edward Jones, we empower confident and ambitious women to achieve success. Categories: Networking, Professional Development, Leadership, Community Service

Owens Corning - Women's Information Network (WIN)

WIN is a group of highly engaged, dedicated, and compassionate professionals who are committed to attracting, retaining, and developing outstanding women through professional development, personal development and community involvement. Categories: Networking, Professional Development, Leadership, Community Service

The WOW Foundation - Waterford Bank

Empowering women through education, community service, and professional enrichment. Categories: Networking, Education, Philanthropy

Women's and Gender Studies (WGST) - University of Toledo

Women's and Gender Studies is an interdisciplinary field of study focused on the contributions, experiences, history, and issues of women, both nationally and internationally. Categories: Education

Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies - BGSU

Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies examines women’s lives locally and globally, focusing on how gender intersects with other forms of difference, including race, disability, ethnicity, class, age, and sexual orientation. Categories: Education

League of Women Voters of Toledo-Lucas County

A nonpartisan political organization, LWV encourages informed and active participation in government, works to increase understanding of major public policy issues, and influences public policy through education and advocacy. Categories: Education

Matriots Ohio

The Matriots is an Ohio nonpartisan political action committee founded in May of 2017 by a group of women who participated in the Women’s March on Washington. Moved by the tremendous outpouring of support that day for American women and...

National Organization for Women

NOW’s purpose is to take action through intersectional grassroots activism to promote feminist ideals, lead societal change, eliminate discrimination, and achieve and protect the equal rights of all women and girls in all aspects of social, political, and economic life....

Association Women in Science Northwestern Ohio

AWIS is a global network that inspires bold leadership, research, and solutions that advance women in STEM, spark innovation, promote organizational success and drive systemic change. Categories: STEM

National Association of Professional Women

NAPW provides an exclusive, highly advanced networking forum to successful businesswomen and entrepreneurs. Categories: Networking, Professional Development, Leadership, Community Service

NAWIC -The National Association Women in Construction (Toledo Chapter)

NAWIC provides its members with opportunities for professional development, education, networking, leadership training, public service and more. Categories: Professional Development, Support, Leadership

Northwest Ohio ACMW Kerry Kirkpatrick

ACM-W supports, celebrates, and advocates internationally for the full engagement of women in all aspects of the computing field, providing a wide range of programs and services to ACM members and working in the larger community to advance the contributions...

Toledo Women's Bar Association

To maintain the honor and integrity of the legal profession; advance the position of and opportunities available to women attorneys. Categories: Networking, Professional Development, Leadership, Community Service

Toledo Women's District Golf Association Toledo Womens District Golf Association

The purpose of the TWDGA is to promote competition among members of the Association, to conduct tournaments and championship events, and to establish and maintain high standards of sportsmanship. Categories: Networking

Women in the Wind Toledo Chapter Robin Isaacson

To unite women motorcyclists with friends of common interest. To promote a positive image to the public of women on motorcycles. To help educate its members on motorcycle safety and maintenance. Categories: Social, Networking

Multifaith Council for Women

To provide spiritually based opportunities for friendship; growing in understanding of our diverse cultures; and together, providing service in our community. Categories: Faith Based Networking, Interfaith Education, Outreach

Sacred Awakenings The Wise Women of Angels Landing

A Sanctuary for Spiritual Exploration reach higher – connect deeper – remember who you really are As we express our Sacred Selves, we envision an expansion of consciousness and compassion in our world. Our Mission is to support spiritual exploration...

Center for Women and Gender Equity

The Women’s Center mission is to provide resources, support, and advocacy for women as they pursue their individual and collective goals; to enrich the University community by providing a forum for women's cultural, intellectual, social, aesthetic, and spiritual lives; to...

Jumpstart Inc. Sarah Trusz

JumpStart offers a variety of free business assistance services such as: One-on-one Business Advising Intensive Business Assistance Programs Cohort-based & Topic-specific Workshops

Minority/Women Business Enterprise

A major function of the Office is to ensure regulations are followed to meet contract compliance objectives and to certify and promote minority and women-owned businesses to comply with the Mayor's Executive Order concerning disadvantaged businesses. Categories: Service

Steinem's Sisters

Steinem’s Sisters is a feminist lending library and archive in Northwest Ohio established to honor Gloria Steinem and sustain feminist thought, values and culture. Steinem’s Sisters provides access to a wide variety of feminist resources to help inspire learning, spread...

Women Shelters in Toledo Ohio

Listings of: women's shelters, family shelters, transitional housing, residential treatment centers and other residential services for women. Categories: Service

AAUW / Toledo Erin Czerniak

The Toledo Branch of AAUW promotes equity for women and girls. We partner with community organizations, local and state legislators, university groups, libraries, and schools. We train women on salary negotiation and advocate to end discrimination.

Catharine Eberly Center for Women

The Catharine S. Eberly Center for Women advances gender equity at The University of Toledo and in the community through high-impact and innovative programs that uplift women, build community, and mobilize change makers. Our programs are open to students, faculty,...

El Centro de la Mujer Claudia Annoni

To provide comprehensive, bicultural/bilingual social services to Latina women in Northwest Ohio through education, advocacy and empowerment

Junior League of Toledo

We are an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. — Our purpose is exclusively educational and charitable. Categories: Education, Philanthrophy

Toledo Ladies for the Club

Our goal is to promote the great services provided by the Clubs to our central city Toledo youth. Categories: Service, Philanthropy

Women Entrepreneurs with a Purpose Alexis Woody

Our mission is to provide resources and support to women entrepreneurs to Empower, to Encourage and to Promote Physical, Spiritual, Personal and Economic Growth.

Women's Initiative of United Way of Greater Toledo

Women’s Initiative of United Way mobilizes and networks women in our community to become leaders, philanthropists and advocates on issues concerning women and children. Categories: Leadership, Philanthropy, Advocacy

Zonta Toledo

Our mission is to empower women worldwide through service and advocacy. Categories:Service, Philanthropy

Girl Scouts of Western Ohio

Girl Scouts of the USA, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is the preeminent organization dedicated to helping all girls develop the confidence, determination and skills needed to thrive in today's world. Categories: Education, Outreach, Bonding

Girls on the Run of Northwest Ohio

Girls on the Run is a North American non-profit program that works to encourage pre-teen girls to develop self-respect and healthy lifestyles through dynamic, interactive lessons and running games, culminating in a celebratory 5k run. Categories: Self-advocacy, Health, Empower

Groomed for Greatness Michelle

Groomed for Greatness is 5013C non-profit organization dedicated to introducing girls in the Toledo and surrounding area to positive female role models, providing them with the tools to be successful in life, and inspiring them to do great things. Categories:...