We were pleased to announce at the May 9th member meeting our 2018 WPF Foundation grant recipients. From a pool of 21 applications, 5 organizations were awarded support for compelling programs that create opportunities for women and girls to achieve their leadership and professional dreams.
The 2018 grant winners were:
- Greensboro History Museum: $3,000 for World War I Women Program
- Greensboro Science Center: $3,750 for Jump-starting Women Engineers
- Leadership LINKS: $3,500 for Walk in Purpose Leadership for Girls
- Royal Expressions Contemporary Ballet: $ 1,500 for Dancing Dreamers
- YWCA: $3,250 for Passion to Purse Entrepreneurship Program
Deep appreciation goes to our Grants Chair Laura Burton and Grants Committee members Erika Parker, Patty Aiken, Valda Ford, Phyllis Lancaster, Meryl Mullane, Susan Russell, Jeri Whitfield, Beverly Williams and Brooke Wingate for their work and dedication.