NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, Nov. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation (AWMF) has launched a year-end fundraising campaign in an effort to further the organization's mission of using the media to create positive change while supporting educational programs and scholarships that benefit students of the media and allied fields. The campaign, which is asking for tax-deductible donations to support the future of women in media, will continue through the end of the year.
"The Alliance for Women in Media is closing out its 70th anniversary celebration and we ask for gift to continue recognizing, educating and connecting women in media for another 70 years. Individuals and companies can help us do that by donating to the Foundation," said Becky Brooks, President of AWM/F. "We still have work to do."
The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation has recognized the importance of supporting education and opportunity since its inception. In 1960, the Alliance for Women in Media formed an educational foundation – the first of its kind established by any professional broadcasting organization.
Your donation will help AWMF to continue:
- Offering academic scholarship opportunities to females pursuing careers in media through the AWMF Scholarship Program
- Recognizing individual achievement and outstanding content through The Gracie Awards and Gracies Leadership Awards
- Providing educational and networking opportunities through the Gracie Interview Series – Virtual Gatherings and AWM Connects
Here are the ways to make a donation:
- Make a donation online.
- Send a check to:
Alliance for Women in Media Foundation
2365 Harrodsburg Road, A325
Lexington, KY 40504
About the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation: In 1960, the Alliance for Women in Media became the first professional broadcasting organization to establish an educational foundation. The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation (formerly known as The Foundation of American Women in Radio & Television) supports and promotes educational programs, charitable activities, public service campaigns and scholarships to benefit the public, the electronic media and allied fields. The Foundation also produces nationally acclaimed recognition programs, including the Gracie Awards®, honoring exemplary programming created by, for or about women and individual achievement. The Alliance for Women in Media Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit, educational organization. For the latest news on the Gracies, follow The Gracies on Twitter and Facebook. For more information about the Gracie Awards and to submit your entries, please visit www.allwomeninmedia.org/gracies.
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