HSN is donating $1,000 each day in the month of May to a local charity that empowers women and helps families in need. On Sat., May 20, at 9 p.m. EDT, HSN will announce WFET as a recipient of its $1,000 a day giveaway.
WFET is one of 31 national organizations selected to receive a donation. It was selected based on its mission and ongoing work to help low-income women and girls in 25 counties of East Tennessee become self-sustaining.
We are honored to have featured Liz Murray, whose life story is a direct reflection of the success we wish to instill upon women and girls. Thank you to Michelle Hardin for chairing the event, the 6th Annual Luncheon Committee for their outstanding work, and Sherry Lee for her hospitality and coordination for this beautiful event.
Read this bio on Liz Murray: From homeless to Harvard...it is an unlikely turn of events. Liz Murray’s life is a triumph over adversity and a stun
Back Row (L>R): Greg Butcher, Savannah Blackwell, Brody Furline, Danyelle Norment First Row (L>R): Makinzi Butram, Beatriz Satizabal, Sierra Williams Alicia W. Price, Coordinator of the UT Center for Leadership and Service “Having made it through a rigorous process, the Women’s Fund of East Tennessee, (WFET) was chosen by the UT Leadership Knoxville Scholars, as one of three non-profit organizations through which to partner over the next two years. Year one, the Scholars dev
I am excited to share news with our members about a new approach to grantmaking that we believe will help the Women's Fund have a greater impact on the lives of the people we serve. We normally make grant presentations at this time toexemplary agencies in the 25-county service area of the Women’s Fund that work to transform the lives of low-income women and girls. These grants have been made to organizations that provide programs to address education, work related and life sk
The Women’s Fund of East Tennessee is proud to announce its new board members: Becky Paylor Linda Spence Robin Gibson Rosa Mar Suzanne Prince
These women are dedicated to attending meetings, planning events and evaluating grants for the Women’s Fund. We are thankful for their continued support and time dedicated to WFET. The Women’s Fund is also excited to announce its new officers: Board of Directors Chair – Dawn Ford First VP – Katharine Pearson Criss Second VP – Brenda