Thanks to their generous giving, Pearls of Empowerment awarded $38,300 to ten organizations at their 8th annual meeting!Congratulations to:
The Advocacy Center of Davie: Assistance for women with, or without, children living at or below poverty level – $3,000
Big Brothers Big Sisters Services Inc.: The Big Buddy Club – $500
Davie County Schools: Healthy Davie Preschool Initiative – $4,500
Davie Domestic Violence Services & Rape Crisis Center: Bilingual Victim Support and Outreach – $2,500
The Dragonfly House Children’s Advocacy Center: Trauma-Informed Schools Implementation – $3,300
Family Promise of Davie County: Family Promise Case Management Program – $8,000
Hardison UMC Summer Food Bags: Summer Food Bags – $3,500
Hillsdale United Methodist Church: Heavenly Bags – $3,000
Just HOPE, Inc.: Women LEAD Program – $ 5,200
Smart Start of Davie County: Nurturing Parenting Program – $4,800
In its eighth year, Pearls awards total $44,982.64!
Pearls of Empowerment is a women’s giving circle organized under the Davie Community Foundation. Pearls is open to women of all ages and backgrounds in our community. Getting involved is easy! Once you become a Pearl, you choose your level of involvement as you come together with women from all over Davie County to make a positive difference in the lives of women and children! For more information about joining Pearls, click here or contact Debbie Koontz, Program Manager, at the Davie Community Foundation. Join us today and make a difference in our community!