2015: Year in Review
December 30, 2015
2015 was a landmark year for GFWC as we celebrated 125 years of Unity in Diversity. Below, we look back on the year’s greatest moments. Stay tuned for the 2015 Annual Report, a full recap of the year’s activities that will appear in the January/February issue of Clubwoman Magazine.
Debra 'Deb' Strahanoski
GFWC Second Vice-President Debra "Deb" Strahanoski has been a dedicated GFWC Illinois clubwoman for 28 years and is highly regarded as a mentor to many.
Success For Survivors Scholarship
Each year, GFWC awards scholarships to help intimate partner abuse survivors obtain a post-secondary education that offers a chance to reshape their future by securing employment and gaining personal independence.
GFWC Ossoli Circle
GFWC Ossoli Circle, located in Knoxville Tennessee, was founded in 1885 as a literary society and is the oldest federated women’s club in the South. Its founder, Lizzie Crozier French, was a suffragist who was inspired to create the club after visiting the Sorosis Woman’s Club in 1868.