In 2009, the Women's University Club of Seattle Board of Trustees, as Trustors of the Women's University Club Scholarship Foundation, a non profit organization in Seattle, amended and restated the Trust Agreement of 2005. Approval from the IRS was received on July 13, 2009.
The restated 501(c)3 non-profit public charitable trust is titled:
The Women's University Club of Seattle Foundation and is an umbrella trust for three Councils and their Funds.
The Community Education & Outreach Council & Fund supports the Women's University Club's focus on lifelong learning and shares that focus with others in ways to benefit our community.
The Historic Landmark Preservation Council & Fund help preserve and maintain the exterior portion of the clubhouse designated in 2007 as a historic landmark by the City of Seattle Landmarks Preservation Board and in 2009, achieving state and national landmark status.
The Scholarship Awards Council & Fund provide scholarships to graduating high school senior women, women-in-transition [WIT] and a Staff Scholarship to a Women's University Club employee.
The Women's University Club of Seattle Foundation contributes to the greater Seattle area as it
- Preserves the exterior of the Women's University Club's historic building.
- Awards grants to public schools' music programs
- Sponsors community programs
- Partners with other 501(c)3 charities
- Awards scholarships to outstanding women