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Archive for September 2014

Press Release: TV show encourages donations for women’s scholarships

Athens, Ga. – HBO TV host John Oliver prompted a spike in gifts to Jeannette Rankin Women’s Scholarship Fund on his show “Last Week Tonight.”   Viewers from across America have responded to John Oliver’s call to support women’s scholarships programs not contingent on women being contestants in beauty pageants. Jeannette Rankin Fund serves low-income…

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Cheryl, Jeannette Rankin Alumna

At our Annual Dinner on September 16th, Jeannette Rankin Alumnae shared her story. Here’s part of what she had to say: I was so grateful for the opportunity to be able to share what the Jeannette Rankin Women’s Scholarship Fund has enabled me to accomplish at the annual dinner. You see, my mother was a…

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