Women’s Groups

The purpose of this listing is to share local-area groups and associations that support women’s well-being. This resource is a complimentary offering for women.

Instructions to share your group here                              Updated: May 2017

Date of Origin: 1881  AAUW   Facebook
AAUW is the nation’s leading voice promoting equity and education for women and girls. Since our founding in 1881, AAUW members have examined and taken positions on the fundamental issues of the day — educational, social, economic, and political. Our commitment to our mission is reflected in all aspects of our work.

Beaverton Women’s Club  
Date of Origin: 1962    Facebook
The GFWC Beaverton Woman’s Club is a dedicated group of women working to improve ourselves and our community.

Portland Chapter – Our purpose is to support, promote and showcase our members’ products and services and to help them achieve their professional goals. Please join us and learn the power of networking and building relationships with successful businesswomen who know the great benefits of sharing and helping.

Oregon Federation of Women’s Clubs
Year of Origin: 1899  Oregon Federation of Women’s Clubs   Facebook
Since its inception, the Oregon Federation has worked to make the State of Oregon a leader in the West.  Honoring the motto “Unity in Diversity,” the club comes together as unique individuals dedicated to community improvement by supporting arts,  conservation, education, civic and international involvement and healthy lifestyles.

Oregon Women’s Health Network
Date of Origin: 1998   Oregon Women’s Health Network   Facebook
The mission of the Oregon Women’s Health Network (OWHN) is to form a coalition open to all who share the goal of achieving health and healing for women in Oregon through advocacy, education, research, and networking.

Date of Origin: 1987   Portlandia    Facebook
Portlandia Club, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, providing services and opportunities that enhance the professional and personal lives of women.  The club offers networking, social activities as well as an active mentorship program and a commitment to community service. We provide scholarships and funds to help women and children.

Portland Women’s Club
Date of Orgin: 1895       Facebook
The Portland Woman’s Club was founded by prominent Portland society women in 1895. At that time, women were generally restricted to traditional roles in the home. Their views were disregarded and their rights were limited.The goal of the Woman’s Club was to better educate women, increase their rights and opportunities, and to make a difference in their communities.

Portland Women Writers
Portland Women Writers
Our passion is to offer a safe environment where women access their creative power and express their authentic voice. Our writing workshops give you the opportunity to share stories in a fun, transformational, and vibrant community. We offer breathing space for creative expression for beginning and seasoned writers and for women of all ages and backgrounds.

The Link for Women
Date of Origin: 2004    The Link for Women   Facebook
The Link For Women is all about the SHARED EXPERIENCE of peer fellowship that helps women reach their full potential by connecting with other accomplished women who want to continue to learn and be inspired.  The Link For Women includes the highly popular Speaker Series and Member Events, and many other ways to make the most of your membership in The Link.

The Wild Women Society
Date of Origin: 2009   The Wild Women Society    Facebook
The purpose is to bring together women of all age, background and race to encourage self-care. Events are three times a year: January, May and October.

Women with Moxie International
Woman With Moxie International
Portland, Oregon Women With Moxie Chapter! Whether you are new to business, or a seasoned entrepreneur, we welcome you to the group and look forward to meeting you! “You are one Introduction away from Everything you Want”.


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Instructions to share your group
This is a complimentary offering for women.  

Copy and paste the following details into an email to Della@DellaRae.net  (information requested in the following five categories will be publicly posted on this site).

  • Name of Group
  • Date of Origin
  • Group description, 3 sentences maximum
  • Website
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