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Fund for Women hosts NBC’s Chatzky as Speaker

More than 360 people packed the Corning Museum of Glass on June 14th for the Fund for Women of the Southern Tier’s Annual Fundraising Dinner with keynote speaker, Jean Chatzky, best-selling author and financial editor of NBC’s Today show.

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Mother’s Day Appeal a grand success!

When we asked who mothers you and who you would like to celebrate, 82 generous donors contributed over $15,000 to honor the women in their lives. For each honoree, we will plant a daffodil in September in a local park to bloom each spring. For our

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SAVE THE DATE – Grantee Recognition Ceremony

Mark your calendar for Tuesday, June 6th and join us for the Grantee Recognition Ceremony at the Hilton Garden Inn in Big Flats at  5:30PM. This special event highlights the stories and plans for deserving organizations,girls and women who are st

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FFW Annual Fundraising Dinner Update

The 2017 Annual Dinner will be held June 14, 2017 at the Corning Museum of Glass in Corning, NY. A wonderful and inspiring event to be sure, this evening of celebration and empowerment includes cocktails, dinner, an amazing speaker, and back by popul

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Mother’s Day Appeal

Corning, NY - Fund for Women of the Southern Tier (FFW) will open its Mother’s Day Appeal in early April. Supporters are asked to consider making a gift in honor of any person in their life who has loved them with, “a mother’s heart.” FFW

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Check out the FFW Story on WENY!

WENY recently broadcast a story in support of our Mother's Day Appeal. Check it out at the link below. Great job Barbara Whitman and Chris Sharkey, as well as our fundraising committee, in getting the word out about this wonderful initiative! View

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Please Support FFW’s Annual Giving Trees

The Fund for Women is again partnering with local businesses this holiday season to host Giving Trees. Gifts contributed through the trees address specific needs expressed by clients of the beneficiary programs. So as we busy ourselves with the joys

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FFW Shopping at Connors Mercantile!

DECEMBER 1 - Join us at Connors Mercantile for an Evening of Holiday Shopping and Cheer! Please join us 5:30pm-8:00pm on Thursday, December 1, 2016, at Connors Mercantile on Market Street in Corning for an evening of holiday shopping. 10% of the

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FFW Annual Gathering in October – Save the Date!

Please join us this Fall for the Fund for Women's Annual Gathering, Thursday, October 27, 2016 - celebrating the accomplishments of the year and looking forward to the next. The annual event will be held 5:30pm - 7:30pm at the Hilton Garden Inn Elmi

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