Singer family awards $100,000 to Insitute for Empowerment of Women
Singer Family Foundation, Oklahoma City, awarded $100,000 sponsorship to Institute for Economic Empowerment of Women.
Verizon, HopeLine gives $1,500 to Pittsburgh Women’s center
Verizon Wireless, HopeLine gave $1,500 to Women’s Center & Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh by collecting used cell phones.
Asia Foundation continues support of Afghani girls school
Asia Foundation received grant from National Geographic Society to continue support of Rabia-e-Balkhi Girls High School and center, Kabul, Afghanistan.
Women’s Professional Forum foundation awards $9,876 in grants
Women’s Professional Forum Foundation awarded total of $9,876 in grants to several Guilford County groups for future women leaders.
AT&T gives $125,000 sponsorship to women’s business programs
AT&T provided $125,000 sponsorship to Institute for Economic Empowerment of Women to support women’s business programs.
Mary Kay launches “Beauty” campaign
Mary Kay Inc. launched “The Beauty That Counts” campaign to support women and/or children.
Jewish Community Foundation gives $25,000
Advancement Project, Los Angeles, received $25,000 from Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles for Alliance of Mothers of Murdered Children.
License plates raise $100,000
3,000 “Cure Breast Cancer” license plates have been issued in Commonwealth of Boston since Oct. 31, 2006, raising $100,000.
Rauch-Houekpon joins Council on Foundations
Dellaphine B. Rauch-Houekpon, formerly of Africare Inc., named project director of Women & Philanthropy, Council on Foundations, Washington, D.C.