Arts  
Activities in this Community Service
program area are designed to stimulate the
artistic interests of GFWC members with
participation in arts and various contests
including Photography, Painting, and
Crafting.

GFWC projects include:
Competition in local, district and state
arts/crafts shows










Conservation
Activities in this Community Service
program area are designed to increase
awareness of important issues like
beautification of local communities,
conserving natural resources  preserving
our national parks and   
observing days that commemorate
conservation activities.







Education
Activities in this Community Service
program are designed to increase awareness
of low literacy rates and the problems it
causes; the need for mentoring; the plight
of those with learning disabilities; and need
for leadership skills and the value
ofsupporting our libraries.

GFWC projects include:
Reading to students at Anthony Elementay
.
Provide library books for library at Anthony
Maintaining a Little Free Library at Anthony
Donating supplies to Tools for Teachers
Volunteer at Silver River State Park during
Ocali Days



Home Life - Activities in this Community
Service program are designed to increase
awareness of important issues about
women's health, women's economic security
and people with disabilities.

GFWC this service addresses the needs of :
Ocala Domestic Violence Center with Back
Packs for children,  Thanksgiving Dinner,
Coupons for military families,and  
Collecting clothing for Dress for Success






International Affairs - Activities in this
Community Service program area are
designed to increase awareness of the
importance of the United Nations,  
international exchange and development
programs, and international aid and relief
organizations.

GFWC Project:  
Collecting Bras for Free the Girls Project
Collecting empty pill bottles for 25
Ministries to help patients to transport
medicines to their homes


Public Issues
Activities in this Community Service
program area are designed to increase
awareness of crime prevention, safety,
assisting veterans and the  importance of
good
citizenship.
The work of our club is accomplished through the following six community service programs:














Signature Project: Domestic Violence Awareness and Prevention
Prevent Child Abuse America
www.
PreventChildAbuse.org

Prevent Child Abuse America is the leading national, not-for-profit organization whose sole mission is “to
prevent the abuse and neglect of our nation’s children.” Prevention is defined as the abuse or neglect never
occurring. The Prevent Child Abuse America national office is located in Chicago, Illinois, and its network
includes 47 statewide prevention chapters.
COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECTS



GFWC Florida is excited to join
with partner Operation Smile for
the 2018-2020 administration.

GFWC Florida President Sharon
Oliphant has chosen “Smiles Across
the Miles” as her theme for the
next two years.
GFWC Greater Ocala Woman's Club

"Living the Volunteer Spirit"

Member of the General Federation of Women's Clubs
Cedar Lakes Nature Preserve
Anthony Elementary Little Free Library
  Thanksgiving for Domestic Violence Center
October meeting to aide Women's Vets in
getting  mammograms.