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Women in Philanthropy to Host Annual Event Virtually

10.05.20

Please join us virtually on Thursday, October 22, 2020, at 5:30 p.m. for our Women in Philanthropy Annual Event

During this event, we will celebrate the accomplishments and impact of Women in Philanthropy and take a look back at how Women in Philanthropy has transformed the lives of women, girls, and their families throughout the year through the generosity of Women in Philanthropy supporters.

We will also recognize two outstanding women in our community as they receive the 2020 Margaretta Belin Chamberlin Award and the 2020 Roseann Smith Alperin Award.

The 2020 Margaretta Belin Chamberlin Award recipient is Mary-Pat Ward.

The 2020 Roseann Smith Alperin Award is Linda Robeson.

Recipients for the 2020 Margaretta Belin Chamberlin Award and the 2020 Roseann Smith Alperin Award are selected by independent selection committees.

 

To register for this event, please visit http://www.supportnepawomen.org/women-in-philanthropy-annual-event/ or click the link below.
 

Register for the Women in Philanthropy Annual Event

 

There is no charge to attend this event.

Want to honor an award recipient or the work of Women in Philanthropy? Consider one of the affordable sponsorship opportunities!

Women in Philanthropy Annual Event Sponsorship Opportunities

 

100% of all proceeds from sponsorship donations go directly to support the mission of Women in Philanthropy, which focuses on empowering and transforming the lives of women, girls, and their families in Northeastern Pennsylvania.

Record a Short Tribute Message | Individuals $50; Business sponsor messages $150
Showcase your support for one or both award honorees! Your message will air during the virtual Women in Philanthropy Annual Event on Thursday, October 22, 2020. Record your tribute message (max 60 seconds!) with us in person (on Friday, October 9th), or virtually on Zoom (between now and October 16th).

Submit a Written Tribute Message | $20
Submit a written message (100 words or fewer!) that will be shown during the Women in Philanthropy Annual Event. Perfect for recognizing one or both award honorees and/ or showing support for the mission of Women in Philanthropy!

Business Logo Sponsor | $100
Are you a business wishing to sponsor this event simply with your logo during our program? We would love to include you as an event sponsor!

Are you a business with a commercial or pre-produced digital spot you’d like us to air during our program? Contact us for pricing options.

 

Learn more about event sponsorship opportunities

 

 

ABOUT WOMEN IN PHILANTHROPY
Since its inception in 2014, Women in Philanthropy (WIP) has been an initiative of the Scranton Area Community Foundation that focuses on empowering and transforming the lives of women and girls and their families in Northeastern Pennsylvania.

To date, Women in Philanthropy has provided STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) education to over 2,000 students in K-12 public schools, provided capital in the form of
micro-loans to launch 14 local women-owned businesses, facilitated the financial education of over 120 low-to-moderate-income women, provided a $1 for $1 match to low-to-moderate-income women trying to build a savings, convened over 100 presenters on topics related to community health and wellness, formed a Dental Council of health leaders who are working on a pilot project to improve access to restorative dental care for women, and are actively working on advancing access to health services through transportation.

WIP aspires to engage active supporters in collective decision making to fund programs that foster transformative measures and move women from places of disempowerment and poverty to levels of personal empowerment and economic self-sufficiency. To date, there are over 100 active supporters. To learn more about Women in Philanthropy initiative of the Scranton Area Community Foundation, please visit supportnepawomen.org.

 


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