The Women’s Endowment Fund and the Medina County Women’s Endowment Fund of Akron Community Foundation invite area women to attend a free financial and philanthropic education program created just for women.
The Women Moving Millions program will feature interactive discussions on building a financial plan that supports a woman’s whole life plan; the importance of advisory teams; asset allocation and investment strategies; estate and tax planning; and strategic philanthropic giving.
Participants will learn the best practices for growing and preserving wealth, as well as how they can get their children and grandchildren involved in giving back to their favorite causes. They will also get access to helpful charitable planning tools and resources.
Women Moving Millions is presented in partnership with Fairport Asset Management and will be moderated by Virginia Albanese, president and CEO of FedEx Custom Critical. The event will take place at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 19, at the Hilton Akron/Fairlawn. To reserve your seat, register online at www.akroncf.org/WomenMovingMillions.
For more information about the event, contact Laura Fink, director of development and professional advisor relations at Akron Community Foundation, at 330-436-5611 or [email protected].
About the Women’s Endowment Fund
The Women’s Endowment Fund of Akron Community Foundation was established in 1993 as a permanent endowment committed to encouraging the advancement of Summit County women and girls and their growth as philanthropists. To date, the fund has grown to nearly $3 million and awarded nearly $850,000 in grants to improve the quality of life of women and girls. Contributions of any amount are welcome and can be made online at www.akroncf.org/give/WEF or mailed to Women’s Endowment Fund of Akron Community Foundation, 345 W. Cedar St., Akron, OH 44307. For more information, call 330-376-8522 or visit www.akroncf.org/WEF.
About the Medina County Women’s Endowment Fund
The Medina County Women’s Endowment Fund, an affiliate of Akron Community Foundation, was established in 1998 to improve the lives of women and children in Medina County. The mission of the Medina County Women’s Endowment Fund is to fund organizations and programs in Medina County that support women and children, to serve as a catalyst for needed projects, and to assist women in their growth as philanthropists. The fund encourages the advancement and full participation of women and children in the community and in society. In addition, it supports organizations and programs that create opportunities for the educational, physical, emotional, social, artistic, and personal growth of women and children. Since the fund’s establishment, it has grown to more than $340,000 and awarded more than $135,000 in grants. For more information, or to contribute to the Medina County Women’s Endowment fund, go to www.medinawomensendowment.org.