WREF Women's Hall of Fame Scholarships 2014 The mission of the scholarships awards program is to assist young women achieve their future goals. It is part of WREF's commitment to the future of girls by helping them be all that they can be. Learn more about scholarships and applications. >
Women's Research and Education Fund is pleased say, "Congratulations, Suzi Oppenheimer!" -- the 2013 WREF's Women's Hall of Fame recipient. Read more about Suzi and enjoy the picture gallery from our March 8 celebration, at the Rye Hilton. Here, get a glimpse of what hard work, dedication and generousity of many has meant to the 2013 scholarship winners of the Westchester Women's Hall of Fame (listing of scholarships and recipients).
Scholarship application forms are now available for 2014.
We'll be celebrating 30 and we're calling for nominations!
The 2014 Women's Hall of Fame (WHOF) Scholarship and Awards Luncheon is only months away and planned for March 28, 2014. Suzi Oppenheimer, our 2013 Hall of Fame recipient, will present the coveted "medallion" of honor to next year's winner. We need your nominations for that special woman. The deadline to submit nominations is Friday, December 13, 2013.
Nomination Letter (pdf) and Nomination Submission Form (pdf)
Take a look at the 2013 WHOF program and fabulous photos -- and please save the date for this year's 30th Annual Hall of Fame -- March 28, 2014.
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WREF is committed to funding programs whose aim is to eradicate domestic violence. To this end, it applied for and received a grant from the Avon Foundation for the Avon Empowerment Self-Sufficiency Program. (Out of over 150 applications throughout the nation, WREF was one of 32 winners). WREF sub-contracted the grant to My Sisters Place to run the program out of the Family Justice Center which is located in the White Plains Court Complex.
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