Kentucky Foundation for Women

The mission of the Kentucky Foundation for Women is to promote positive social change by supporting varied feminist expression in the arts.

retreats

SCHEDULE A RETREAT

Scheduling now open for Individual and Group Retreats taking place January 19th through June 30th, 2018. Retreats are open to artists, activists and allies, both individuals and groups. Click here to learn more.

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grants

APPLY FOR A GRANT

The Kentucky Foundation for Women offers two annual grant programs: Artist Enrichment and Art Meets Activism. Grant programs are open to feminist social change artists who reside in Kentucky. Click here to learn more.

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long term residency

LONG TERM RESIDENCY

Applications for our new Long Term Residency Program are being accepted. This program provides extended time and space for feminist social change artists to explore new ideas and advance creative change. Click here to learn more.

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WHAT’S NEW

  • Maggie

Honoring the Legacy of Maggie Steed

In honor of Women’s History Month, KFW is featuring Maggie Steed, the women behind the historic Hotel Metropolitan in Paducah. We also wish to thank KFW grantee Betty Dobson for her tireless work to preserve […]

  • Estella

Honoring Estella Conwill Májozo 

KFW is recognizing Estella Conwill Májozo for Black History Month in honor of her dedication to social justice and extensive efforts to highlight the achievements and struggles of African Americans and spark social change. Click here to read more.

  • mitzi-keynote-photo-2018

New Blog Post

Guest blogger Shannon Davis-Roberts writes about her International Women’s Day experience at Murray State University Women’s Faculty Caucus with Mitzi Sinnott, an intersectional diversity speaker from Appalachia. Click here to check it out!

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