The Anacortes Live Your Dream Award Application deadline has been extended to January 24!
Each year, Soroptimist of Anacortes offers the following Awards and Grants to women in our community:
Live Your Dream Award: Given to assist women who provide the primary source of financial support to their families by giving them the resources they need to improve their education, skills and employment prospects. Link to the Live Your Dream Application, along with information about the Award: http://www.liveyourdream.org/get-help/apply-for-an-educational-grant/index.html Youtube video explaining how to complete the Live Your Dream Application https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pE97I4_Ng4c&feature=youtu.be
Violet Richardson Award: Named in honor of the President of the first Soroptimist club who had a lifelong commitment to volunteerism. It is given to a high school age girl who is pursuing her leadership aspirations through volunteer service
Women Helping Women Grant: Available to women living in Skagit county to help them pay for classes or special training to further enhance their skills either as a working professional or as a volunteer, to allow them to continue helping other women
Woman of Distinction Award: Recognizes a woman who is an outstanding community leader and role model for other women.