GLEF - Grants

Special Grants Awarded

Since the inception of the Special Grants Program in 2004 by the NY Grace LeGendre Endowment Fund, nine Special Grants have been awarded:

2005

  • The Buffalo BPW/NYS chapter, in support of an individual development training program
  • The Norwich BPW/NYS chapter, in support of the “Norwich Women’s Conference”
  • The BPW/NYS Fall Board and Youth Leadership Conference in support of a motivational speaker for the Youth Leadership segment of the program

2007

  • The Grand Island BPW/NYS chapter, in support of a breast cancer awareness program
  • BPW/NYS in support of domestic violence prevention program for teens

2009

  • The Grand Island BPW/NYS chapter, in support of a diabetes awareness program

2011

  • The Professional Women of the Finger Lakes chapter NYSWI in support of a conference for women to “jump start” their careers or businesses

2013

  • Steuben County chapter NYSWI for their program on honoring Women Veterans

2016

  • NYSWI in support of a conference speaker addressing "How to Deliver Yourself with Confidence" at the 2016 Annual Meeting.