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Women in Finance


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Women in Finance


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& Professional

Serving San Francisco, East Bay, and Silicon Valley

New Interest Group:
FWSF Member Business Book Club!

Join us every 3rd Thursday for our new business book club! Take the opportunity to enjoy a glass of wine while networking and contributing to your own professional development.

Previous sessions have led to a lively discussion – with participants sharing experiences and challenging others to adopt new techniques to enhance their skill set.

Current Book: Knowing Your Value  |  Previous Book: Mindset

FWSF 2016 Scholarship Application Open Now

The 2016 FWSF Scholarship Program is now accepting applications through March 20, 2016. The FWSF Scholarship Fund provides graduate and undergraduate scholarships to San Francisco Bay Area women pursuing careers in finance and financial services. Learn more and apply for a scholarship.

Lela JahnIn memory of Lela Jahn

June 9, 1940 - December 19, 2015

A 2000 Financial Woman of the Year and generous supporter of the FWSF. She was an inspiration to us all.

Memorial Service:
Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 5:00pm, followed by hors d’oeuvres and refreshments at 6:00pm.
City Club of San Francisco, 155 Sansome St., 9th Floor Salon

View on FWSF Facebook.

Carrie Dolan, Chief Financial Officer of Lending Club Honored as 2015 Financial Woman of the Year

On Wednesday, September 30 at the Westin St. Francis, San Francisco, FWSF honored Carrie Dolan, CFO of Lending Club, as the FWSF 2015 Financial Woman of the Year.

FWOTY anniversary logoThis signature fundraising event drew over 725 attendees and raised a record level of donations in support of the FWSF Scholarship Fund. The Financial Woman of the Year award recognizes Carrie for her outstanding leadership and achievement in her various finance roles.
Read more about the event and view photos

FWSF Awards $100,000 in 2015 Scholarships

In 2015 FWSF awarded 11 scholarships totaling $100,000 to a remarkable group of young women in 2015. Undergraduates received $5,000 grants. Graduate students received $10,000 grants.

Scholarship MilestonesScholarships awarded by the FWSF are made possible through the generosity of FWSF sponsors and the proceeds from the Financial Woman of the Year Luncheon. To date more than $2 million in scholarship funds has been awarded to deserving students.

Read about the event and view photos.Read 2015 Scholarship Recipient Bios.

Videos by John Crane Films.


Check out our new LinkedIn page.

Did you know that one of the benefits of membership is to be part of our Private LinkedIn Group? Members have access to job posts, a network of peers, and can share information and get up-to-date industry information.



Brown Bag Lunch
Tuesday, February 9, 2015  •  12:15 pm
Members Only



Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities

2016 FWSF and Financial Woman of the Year Sponsorship opportunities are now available.
Read about benefits of sponsorship. (PDF)

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Thursday, February 18, 2016 FWSF Book Club
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 Professional Development Series - East Bay Powerful Presentations and Conversations
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