The FEW Foundation for Education and Training (FEW Foundation) is a tax-exempt charity focused on helping women enhance their career opportunities through education and training. It is the 501(c)3 charitable arm of FEW established in 2004. The mission of the FEW Foundation is to:
- Help women enhance their career opportunities through education and training;
- Encourage diversity and equity in the workplace; and
- Provide opportunities for professional growth through leadership development, education, mentoring, and networking.
The FEW Foundation offers over 300 instructor-led online courses including Project Management, Computer Skills, IT Certification, Leadership, Healthcare certifications and many more. Visit http://www.ed2go.com/fewed/ to enhance your career through education and training TODAY!
The FEW Foundation provides training, professional development, and academic scholarships to members and immediate family (spouses/dependent children) and information/assistance to others through regularly scheduled webinars, participation in career/education fairs, and other outreach efforts. You may donate to the FEW Foundation through the CFC campaign.
Visit the FEW Foundation for Education and Training website at www.fewfoundation.org.
Federally Employed Women (FEW) joins the celebration with the FEW Foundation for Education and Training on the election of its new president
Effective October 1, 2016, Patricia (Pat) A. Wolfe will become the new President of the FEW Foundation for Education and Training (FEW Foundation). Pat retired from the Department of Homeland Security and now dedicates much of her spare time as a volunteer to the federal and local communities. She served as Federally Employed Women’s National President from 2002-2006, as well as President of FEW’s Foundation from 2006-2008.
FEW National President Killingsworth stated, “It gives me great pleasure to extend my warmest congratulations to Pat on her being elected as President of the FEW Foundation. I truly appreciate her level of commitment and unwavering dedication to FEW and to the FEW Foundation as well.” President Killingsworth went on to say, “I know under Pat’s leadership she will continue to move the FEW Foundation forward as she continues “Investing in our Future”.”
Read the full Press Release.
Federally Employed Women’s (FEW) Foundation for Education and Training partners with Grantham University to award a full scholarship on an annual basis. The scholarship is open to active FEW members or their families. The scholarship covers an online undergraduate or graduate degree, to include tuition costs, textbooks, software and fees. This is a wonderful opportunity for FEW members valued up to $39,470.
The 2016/2017 scholarship application window is NOW OPEN with a closing date of November 30, 2016. Please click here to access more information about the scholarship and the application.
Contact the FEW Foundation President, Patricia (Pat) A. Wolfe , with any questions and requests for additional information at firstname.lastname@example.org.