GWIC is funded through the HSC Foundation. The HSC Foundation is dedicated to improving access to services for individuals who face social and health care barriers due to disability, chronic illness, or other circumstances that present unique needs.
GWIC is managed by the Youth Transition Fellow placed at the National Council on Independent Living (NCIL). NCIL is the longest-running national cross-disability, grassroots organization run by and for people with disabilities.
The GWIC website was sponsored by the Mitsubishi Electric America Foundation (MEAF). MEAF is the corporate foundation of the Mitsubishi Electric group companies in the United States. MEAF works to make Changes for the Better in society by investing in innovative strategies to empower youth with disabilities to lead productive lives.