Now Accepting Woman of the Year Nominations

The Athens Foundation’s Women’s Fund is looking for nominations for the fourth Athens Woman of the Year award. This woman should demonstrate a courageous voice that has been, or needs to be, heard. She will be someone who has made a difference for women and/or girls in Athens County.

Please send your nomination to Susan Urano at by February 16, 2018. The nomination should include a paragraph explaining the impact the individual has made on the lives of women or girls in our community and why she should be awarded the Woman of the Year title. Also include the name, address, email and phone number of you and the nominee.

Winner will be honored at the Women’s Fund Donor Gathering on April 17th at Stuart’s Opera House. All nominees and nominators will be invited to the event as well.

The mission of The Women’s Fund of the Athens Foundation is to promote philanthropy among women, and to establish a permanent fund which will provide funding to programs and projects in Athens County that empower low income women to achieve their full potential.