Our Mission is philanthropic, educational and social.
Join the club and A Committee To join in the fun!
Annual Fundraising Event
This event is always a blast to attend – and to plan. Join this event committee to be a part of identifying sponsors, donors, and planning all of the fun details of the evening. Currently looking for Co-Chairs and committee members.
New Couples Fundraiser
This new event will feature high school students and engage couples and families to join in a fun evening celebrating Norwell and the NWC. Funds raised from this event will be ear-marked for NWC Scholarships.
Members: Lisa Kivel (Chair), Abby Gray,
A robust array of fun social activieis continue to come from this committee. From the monthly Women’s Night Out event, to regular coffees, book club meetings and more. Join the committee to help with the coordination and communications about these great activities.
Members: Abby Gray (Chair)
Each year the NWC awards 3-5 seniors with scholarships for higher education. This committee manages the application process, reviews essays, and makes the determination for which recipients will receive the scholarships.
Members: Patti Nelson (Chair), Jenn McVay, Carlotta Geany, Roe Sheppard, Nancy Bailey, Karen Reynolds
Norwell Welcoming Committee
This new NWC group will work on creating a packet of information (and potentially gifts) to deliver to new Norwell residents to welcome them to town and to invite them to participate in the NWC.
Members: Christy Potter Tocchio (Chair)
Norwell Gardens Holiday Luncheon
This annual event allows the NWC to treat Norwell Gardens residents to a fun and festive luncheon to celebrate the holidays. The committee helps coordinate the food and drinks, entertainment, and serving.
Members: Nancy Bailey (Chair)
Holiday on the Common 12/2
An event for the entire town to enjoy, Holiday on the Common includes meeting Santa in the Cushing Center, live singing, crafts for kids, food and drinks, decorations for sale by the Norwell Gardening Club, and more. The event ends on the Town Common with the tree lighting ceremony.
Members: Liz McCarron (Chair)
The Marketing Committee helps promote NWC events and projects. This committee also supports website updates, social media posts and email communications.
Mother’s Day Tea at the Council on Aging
A light and fun afternoon with the ladies from the Council on Aging, this event requires help in planning, coordinating, and volunteering at the event. Start planning which hat you’ll wear!
The Norwell Women’s Club is committed to supporting organizations and activities that enhance the lives of Norwell citizens. An applicant must be a Norwell citizen, an organization that assists a Norwell citizen or a Norwell-based organization, club or sport. The applicant must also meet a demonstrated need. Our funding will be decided by our membership at our Spring Annual Member Meeting and awards will be based on the number of requests received and the priority of need.
Grant requests are due by the end of March each year and you can submit your request via this online form or by sending this form to:
c/o The Women’s Club of Norwell
PO Box 834
Norwell, MA 02061
2018 Grant Recipients
We are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2018 Norwell Women's Club Grants
$4,000 Scholarships for High School Seniors who are residents of Norwell
$900 The James Library Annual Fund
$750 The James Library Capital Campaign
$1,000 North and South Rivers Watershed Association
$500 Council on Aging
$1,000 Simple Gesture of Norwell
$750 Cancer Support Community of MA South Shore
$650 Friends of Norwell Public Library
$540 Norwell Farms
$160 Friends of Norwell Beautification
$150 Local family facing hardship