About Us

jan2017meetingThe Fuquay-Varina Woman’s Club is the oldest civic organization in Fuquay-Varina and was organized in 1926 and federated in 1927. We are a member of the District VI of the General Federation of Woman’s Clubs of North Carolina, Inc. (GFWC-NC)

Since, 1902, GFWC-NC members have been committed to making their communities, the state and nation a better place to live and work.

Something for Everyone
Members achieve club goals through the following departments, planning exciting programs and projects to benefit the community:

The Arts Department incorporates the programs of Arts and Crafts, Literature and Performing Arts. We sponsor a local Arts & Crafts Festival with competitions for grades 4-12

Through the Conservation Department programs of Beautification, Resource Conservation and Water Quality, and major environmental problems are tackled. We promote recycling, support the NC Zoo, NC Aquariums and NC Museum of Natural Sciences and preserve and beautify our communities.

The Education Department emphasizes programs in Literacy, Learning Disabilities, and Be Cool after School. We award Academic and Music Scholarships.

Home Life
Work in the Home Life Department is coordinated through the programs of Women’s Health Issues, Financial Information and Financial Planning. We promote programs against drug abuse and stress suicide prevention. We support the Children’s Home Society, Girls and Boys Homes and the State Retardation Centers.

International Affairs
Under the International Affairs Department, the programs of Outreach for Children and United Nations are promoted. We adopt children overseas, work for UNICEF and CARE and spotlight UN issues. We support the Operation Smile Program.

Public Affairs
Through the auspices of the Public Affairs Department, Federation work is accomplished through the programs of Crime Prevention and Safety. We promote Voting, Kids Vote along with Vehicle and Home Safety programs.