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Archive for December 2015

The Opportunity to End Generational Poverty

The Opportunity to End Generational Poverty There is much talk in the nonprofit community about eliminating generational poverty. A Jeannette Rankin Scholarship has the potential to do just that.  Your gift towards a scholarship could turn into $2.8 M for a woman and her children over the course of their lifetimes. How? The median income…

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Welcome, LaTrena!

Dear Family, It is with an overwhelming joy that I now join the staff of Jeannette Rankin Women’s Scholarship Fund. I couldn’t imagine being in any other career, working with individuals more dedicated than all who are involved with JRF. Jeannette Rankin Fund was celebrating 35 years of changing women’s lives in 2011 when we…

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The Founders Challenge

Join us for the Founders Challenge! We’re the Founders of Jeannette Rankin Fund, pictured here presenting the first award to Barbara Dixon. It’s exciting to still be helping women achieve their goal of higher education, particularly as the Fund enters 2016, its 40th Anniversary Year.   To start 40 off strong, we’re coming together to match…

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