The Dare to Dream Grant was established to provide women with an opportunity to enrich their personal and professional lives. Grant amounts vary with a maximum amount of $1,000 which goes directly to the school or vendor, etc. These are presented to local women each year in March to help make their dreams become a reality. See more about our past Dare To Dream recipients and the program.
The Kim South Girl Grant was founded in 2006 by Mary Ellen South in memory of her daughter Kim South. This grant is given to middle school-aged young women in Warren County . It provides encouragement, support and recognition to young women who may not be recognized in the traditional ways but can use this validation of their self-worth. See more about our Kim South Girl Grant Program.
The Elaine Bromfield Memorial Scholarship empowers women in financial need with the courage and determination to pursue educational training that will lead towards self-sufficiency. It is awarded to women residing in Warren County, age 20 and over. The educational scholarship is presented annually during the Dare to Dream grant cycle.
The Women’s Resource annual Breakfast and Luncheon provide an opportunity to present and honor our grant recipients as well as creating a meeting and networking opportunity for women in the community.
Voices of Valley Women invites and encourages area women to be creative. Add your voice to our writer’s forum and send us your original writings. We’ll publish original writings in the Weekly Email Update and also on our web site. Writing can be in any genre (poetry‚ fiction‚ non–fiction‚ letter‚ essay). See more of our Voices of the Valley Women.
The Library Book Donation Program co–sponsored with Royal Oak Bookshop‚ provides books by or about women to Samuels Public Library on a monthly basis. See our list of previous Donated Books. See our up-to-date book reviews!
Special Events have included the Front Royal Heritage Celebration that marked the 150th–year anniversary of women’s rights. The fundraiser for the Forensic Nurse Examiners Program at Warren Memorial Hospital, the poetry workshop and evening performance with award winning poet, Patricia Johnson.