Everyone loves a challenge… and the Windham Area Women & Girls Fund (the Fund) is fortunate to have this one. In December 2011 the Jeffrey P. Ossen Family Foundation awarded the Fund a three year matching challenge grant. each dollar given to the Fund will be matched by the Jeffrey P. Ossen Family Foundation: Each … Read more
We’ve had an eventful Spring in fundraising! We are so grateful to the Jeffrey P. Ossen Family Foundation for awarding us a grant for $200,000! We were able to recognize Eileen Ossen and the foundation in a presentation at the 5K Run for the Playground last Saturday, and we accepted a “big check” from them … Read more
The Jeffrey P. Ossen Family Foundation put the ‘challenge’ in ‘challenge grant’ for the Windham Area Women & Girls Fund in 2012… and will do so in 2013 and 2014. the first year was a rousing success. When two representatives from the Windham Area Women & Girls Fund invited Eileen Ossen for lunch, she knew … Read more
The Jeffrey P. Ossen Foundation recently approved a grand request from Perception Programs for $72,097 to install a central heating and cooling system for the Next Step program. From left are foundation board member Robyn McCullough, foundation trustee Eileen Ossen and Ruth Gordon and Carolyn Russo, both of Perception Programs.
At last year’s In Celebration of Women breakfast we announced an exciting – but daunting – challenge. The Jeffrey P. Ossen Family Foundation offered us an unprecedented opportunity to grow our endowment by as much as $200,000 while giving out more in grants than ever in our history. It came – and comes – with … Read more