WELCOME TO THE WOMAN'S CLUB OF ASBURY PARK
The Woman's Club of Asbury Park was founded to create an organized center of thought and action among women, for their intellectual and social advancement, and through united efforts to assist in civic and philanthropic work
Organized in 1900 as The Saturday Club and federated in 1901, we were reorganized as The Woman's Club of Asbury Park and incorporated in 1913.
We are a member of the New Jersey Federation of Women's Clubs (NJSFWEC) of the General Federation of Women's Clubs (GFWC).
SPECIAL STATE PROJECT
Biennially, our club supports a statewide special project. Currently, we are engaged in creating awareness of
SPECIAL STATE PROJECT 2022-2024
EMMANUEL CANCER FOUNDATION
The Emmanuel Cancer Foundation (ECF) provides New Jersey families facing the crisis of pediatric cancer a place to turn for comfort and support through professional in-home counseling and a uniquely tailored package of assistance – all free-of-charge.
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The Woman's Club of Asbury Park is a member of the New Jersey State Federation of Women's Clubs of the international General Federation of Women's Clubs. Through this extended affiliation, our club participates in domestic violence prevention, support of US military troops, conservation, literacy, scholarship, local charitable and child welfare initiatives.
SUPORTING OUR COMMUNITY
As a club we underwrite scholarships for local high school girls and fund a candidate's participation in the NJSFWC Girls Career Institute, held annually at Douglass College. We support local police, fire and first aid squads, historical societies, libraries and other organizations, especially those geared toward improving the lives of women and girls.