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Each year the Foundation awards $200,000 to feminist artists and allied organizations in Kentucky through two grants: Artist Enrichment and Art Meets Activism.

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KFW’s retreat and residency programs began when the foundation purchased Hopscotch House in 1987. The oldest parts of the renovated farmhouse date to 1848.

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30 Years of Feminist Art for Social Change

The Kentucky Foundation for Women celebrates 30 years of feminist art for social change throughout 2015.  KFW’s 30th Anniversary celebrations are intended to increase connection and broaden community impact.  The Foundation will be embracing and […]

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Foundation featured on National Arts Website

KFW is honored to be the featured member on the Grantmakers in the Arts (GIA) homepage for March, Women’s History Month!  GIA is a national network of private, public and corporate arts funders that provides leadership […]


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