Volunteers in Action: GFWC Acorn Club of Seaford
October 1, 2019
The GFWC Acorn Club of Seaford (Delaware) recently unveiled two historical markers in its community, which were presented by Delaware House of Representative Minority Leader Dan Short. Others in attendance were Seaford Mayor David Genshaw, State Senator Bryant Richardson, representatives from the library, and Acorn Club members.
When it comes to membership presentations, GFWC Missouri State Membership Chairman Lisa Cook isn’t afraid to don an apron to present an unforgettable “recipe for membership” skit.
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.
The Rochester Junior Women's Club
The Rochester Junior Women’s Club (Michigan) was established in 1956 with 16 members, and today has over 70 members that always come together to support one another. The club chooses three or four major charities to support and several smaller ones, donating approximately $30,000 each year. In total since its inception, the club has provided more than 1 million hours of community service, and raised more than $928,000 to support their community!