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Women’s Philanthropy Society Grants $100,000 to Huntsville Housing Authority and Heart of the Valley YMCA to Support Childcare Initiatives

Huntsville, Alabama (October 23, 2023) – The Community Foundation of Greater Huntsville and the Huntsville/Madison County Chamber announce three new grant-funded initiatives targeted at addressing increased capacity for childcare in Huntsville. The Community Foundation of Greater Huntsville’s Women’s Philanthropy Society (WPS) – established for women by women – seeks to support strategic solutions addressing systemic…

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Norm and Kathi Tew

For Norm and Kathi, generosity is not just a one-time act; it’s a way of life. They firmly believe that giving back, whether through their time, talents, or treasures, is essential to creating positive change in the world. Their giving priorities have been shaped by their respective backgrounds, which laid the foundation for their lifelong…

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Karen Stanley

Karen Stanley’s family has deep roots in the Huntsville community. Stanley Construction Company, which has received national, state, and local acclaim, has operated in North Alabama since 1961. Karen currently serves at the Vice-President of Finance and Marketing, and her father Thornton Stanley was awarded the U.S. Small Business Administration National Small Business Person of the Year…

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Mary Grace Evans

Driven by a genuine empathy for women and their struggles, Mary Grace Evans has chosen to donate to the Women’s Philanthropy Society, a giving initiative that aligns with her personal values and supports transformative programs for women and children. Mary Grace knows that empowering women, keeping them safe, and helping them to reach their full…

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Holly McCarty

As I was growing up I witnessed members of my family giving their time and talents to causes that resonated with them. While I appreciated their efforts, the issues that were important to them did not speak to my heart in the same way. During my first job at the District Attorney’s office in Birmingham, I…

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