Help WFGM Win $5,000 in 150 Days of Giving
The Women's Foundation is one of more than 1,000 organizations eligible to win $5,000 during the First Tennessee Foundation's 150 Days of Giving. The campaign commemorates First Tennessee's 150th anniversary.
Your vote can help us win! Click here to cast your vote daily.
Save the Date for the Power of the Purse Auction - October 23, 2014
Join us on Thursday, October 23 at the Chickasaw Country Club (3395 Galloway Ave.) from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. for an evening of fun, food and fashion! Proceeds benefit the Women's Foundation. We will feature an array of items including fashion accessories from top designers and boutiques, travel and destination packages, fine jewelry and more. Click here to purchase tickets.
WFN and TWFA Present Webinar on Advocacy Best Practices
The Women's Funding Network and the Tennessee Women's Fund Alliance are hosting a webinar on October 15 at 12 p.m. about the benefits of women's funds collectively working together on an advocacy issue. Join the Women's Foundation for a Greater Memphis, The Women's Fund of Greater Tennessee and The Women's Fund of Greater Chattanooga as they share the crucial lessons learned and knowledge gained from their experience with a successful campaign to fight commercial sexual exploitation of children in Tennessee. Register for the webinar - Human Trafficking and the Tennessee Women's Funds Alliance: A Partnership of Sister Funds resulting in Statewide Social Change.
Keeping Memphis Cool
Electrolux is generously donating room air conditioning units to Neighborhood Christian Centers to be distributed to Memphis neighbors! Priority will be given to seniors 60 or older, the disabled, those who have been laid off from work, or those on medical leave. Read more...
$1000 Scholarships available from TECW
The TN Economic Council on Women offers six $1,000 scholarships to Tennessee women and girls each year, three graduating high school females and three non-traditional female students returning to college after a break in education of five or more years. The deadline is Monday, September 1, 2014. Read more...