NEW Silent Auction raises more than $13,500 for scholarships
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
The Network of Executive Women raised more than
$13,500 in scholarship funds during its Silent Auction at the NEW Leadership
Summit in Orlando last month. Network scholarships benefit outstanding women
earning degrees in food, retail and consumer products-related programs.
NEW members and supporters have contributed
nearly $23,000 to the scholarship fund this year through the Silent Auction,
direct donations and other Network activities.
students received $20,000
in scholarships this year. The Network has awarded
$94,000 in scholarships since 2005.
Trang Ayers was one of seven students
receiving NEW scholarships this year.