Join us

The Circle is open to all women. The required contribution is $1,150 per year. Membership is on a year-to-year basis. Annual membership contributions are due by September 30 of each year, although we welcome new members at any time. One thousand dollars of your contribution will be granted in the year following your payment, with $150 covering educational events for members and operational support. The full $1,150 is tax deductible.

Download Membership Form

To Pay by Check

Make check payable to the Baltimore Community Foundation with BWGC in the memo line and mail, along with membership form, to:

Baltimore Community Foundation
P.O. Box 37422
Baltimore, MD 21298-9388
Attention: BWGC

To Make an Online Payment by Credit Card

Click to make an online payment via the Baltimore Community Foundation’s secure server. The cost for those who pay by credit card is $1,185. The extra $35 covers fees charged by the credit card companies. The full $1,185 is tax deductible.

To Pay with Stock

Stock transfers should be directed to:

Wilmington Trust
DTC #990
Account Number: 1014867
Baltimore Community Foundation Gift Account
Attention: Elisabeth Hudgens (410) 545-2776
Please include the name of the donor

Please notify at the Baltimore Community Foundation that a stock transfer has been requested and provide the name of the security and number of shares transferred.

To Pay through a Charitable Fund

If you already have a donor-advised fund at the Baltimore Community Foundation you can log onto BCF’s DonorXpress to recommend a grant to the Circle. If you have questions please contact

To transfer from a charitable fund that is not held at the Baltimore Community Foundation, any of the above payment options may be used. Please identify the name of the donor.