The mission of the Aqua Foundation for Women is to serve as the funding catalyst for lesbian, bisexual, and transgender wellness and equality in South Florida through grants, scholarships and initiatives.
In 2013 Aqua awarded 12, $5,000 scholarships along with mentors for each scholar and $72,000 in grants which included funding for the LGBTQ Youth Homelessness Initiative.
In addition, we held our 4th annual TransCon and LGBTQ Family BBQ.
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Aqua Announces Changes in Leadership
AQUA FOUNDATION FOR WOMEN ANNOUNCES TRANSITION IN LEADERSHIP Executive Director, Robin Schwartz to step down this coming fall. Miami, FL (August 18, 2014) — As Aqua Foundation for Women announces the resignation of its Executive Director, Robin Schwartz, they offer immense thanks for her dedication and leadership. Schwartz’s history with the organization dates back to [...]
Aqua Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary
AQUA FOUNDATION FOR WOMEN CELEBRATES ITS 10 YEAR ANNIVERSARY The Foundation invites you to celebrate at it’s annual cocktail fundraiser, Aqua Affair Miami, FL (August 15, 2014) — Aqua Foundation for Women, the only organization of its kind in South Florida is turning ten years old and members of its board, staff and supporters want you [...]
AQUA NEWS: August 2014
Among transgender people, the question “Are you going to Philly?” starts to come up every spring, and while we love a cheesesteak as much as the next guy, the reason we get excited about the City of Brotherly Love is because every summer, the Mazzoni Center hosts the Philly Trans Health Conference. Thousands and thousands [...]