KFW Day 2015

A Note from the Director
Thank you for celebrating KFW Day 2015 at Hopscotch House on September 19th! We had an excellent turnout and wonderful opportunity for networking. We will be sending you pictures and details in a future HotFlash. If you have any stories to tell us from KFW Day that you would like to share with […]

By |September 30th, 2015|News|

Recap: 2015 Summer Residency

During the Summer Residency Program at Hopscotch House, a dynamic group of women increased their writing skills, shaped a nurturing communal experience and forged connections that have extended beyond the residency. The combination of diverse backgrounds and a willingness to grow personally and professionally created space for a life changing experience. “For some, there’s not […]

By |September 16th, 2015|News|

KFW’s Annual Report Released

Click here to access the digital copy of KFW’s latest Annual Report. Check out the stats, artwork, and quotes from our community.  Together, the KFW community is making a difference in the lives of women and girls in Kentucky and we want everyone to know!

By |September 16th, 2015|News|

2015 Special Grant Recipients Announced

In celebration of KFW’s 30th Anniversary, KFW created a one-time special grant, awarding over $20,000 to artists who have been at the forefront of creating feminist art for social change in Kentucky.

The artists who received these grants are focused on meaningful, interactive artmaking that addresses timely and urgent feminist topics. They are forging new connections […]

By |August 19th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|

KFW Announces Digital Storytelling Project

KFW is excited to announce our Digital Storytelling Project (DSP) as a part of the organizations 30th Anniversary celebration. The DSP uses digital media to tell the story of how KFW grew from a seed planted by founder Sallie Bingham into a sustainable organization deeply rooted in feminist thought and practice. Along with KFW staff, […]

By |June 11th, 2015|News|

Registration open for Community Writing Workshop with Crystal Wilkinson

The “Living the Ink” Community Writing Workshop with Crystal Wilkinson will be at Hopscotch House on Saturday June 20, 2015 from 1 – 4pm. Twenty literary artists will explore the spirit and power of writing within a feminist social change environment. Exercises are designed for beginning to advanced creative writers. Activities include crafting poetry, short story […]

By |May 7th, 2015|News|

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 honoring its history while moving KFW’s vision forward through a special grant program, a residency and community writing workshop, an […]

By |March 31st, 2015|News|

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 and service that advances the use of philanthropic and governmental resources to support the growth of the arts and culture.
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By |March 31st, 2015|News|
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