Welcome to the Northern District of GFWC Virginia

The Northern District was organized in 1924 and is one of eight districts comprising the GFWC Virginia Federation.

Currently we have 21 General Clubs, 1 Junior Club and 2 Juniorette Clubs with a combined membership of over 800.

2020-2022 President - Mary Driver-Downs

click here to see the full 2020-2022 ND Board

Northern District Project: The maintenance of the gardens at GFWC Headquarters in D.C. continues to be a labor of love for the Northern District.

GFWC Signature Project: Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention: GFWC is a national leader in the fight to end domestic violence by raising awareness about this social issue.

2020-2022 State Project

Support of Military Families & Armed Services YMCA

Establish a partnership with the Armed Service YMCA, the Nation’s oldest military service organization.


For more info Click HERE


It's that time of the year: Reporting time!

For reporting forms, dues forms and more, click here: GFWC Virginia members portal

For further questions contact 1VP Joyce Jolly or President Mary Driver-Downs

Clifton Community Women's Club Virtual Fundraising - C.A.R.E.S.

C.A.R.E.S. has 5 categories:

  • CREATIVE - Crafts, Fiber, Paper, Wood

  • ARTS - Painting, Sculpture, Poetry, Creative Writing, Photography

  • RECORDING - Video of Music, Dance, Stories, Dramatic Reading, Acting

  • EDUCATION - Video or PDF of any type of Class, Teaching or Instruction

  • SERVICE - Photos of person with materials being created

Contestants will pay a $25 entrance fee for each on-line submission via the competition website http://cliftoncwc.org/cares that will become active January 1. Winners in each category will be announced in a ZOOM event on April 17, 2021 and will win $100 each. Second place winners will win $50 each

Welcome to the newest club in The Northern district

GFWC Star Woman's Club