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World Bank, Craft Fair, District Of Columbia.


  • World Bank, Main Complex 1818 H Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20433 United States (map)
  1. The MMMF was founded in 1981 in memory of Margaret
    Craig McNamara by members of the World Bank Family
    Network (WBFN) in recognition of her life-long
    commitment to women and children worldwide and her
    advocacy for education.
  2. For more than three decades the Fund has awarded
    over 250 educational grants to women from low and
    middle-income countries, steadily increasing number
    and size of grants annually; from its first grant in 1983 to
    24 grants in 2014.
  3. The MMMF is nonprofit, public charity and an allvolunteer
    organization receiving ongoing support from
    the World Bank, dedicated MMMF Board members and
    hundreds of volunteers from WBFN.
  4. Funding for the MMMF comes from the MMMF Annual
    International Arts and Crafts Fair, generous donations
    from World Bank Group staff and retirees and major
    contributors: The Margaret and Robert McNamara
    Foundations, The Bank-Fund Staff Federal Credit
    Union, The Zlaoui Family, and other corporations and
    foundations.
Earlier Event: November 5
Junior League, District of Columbia.