GFWC Four Corners celebrates 126 years
The General Federation of Women’s Clubs, an international women’s organization dedicated to community improvement by enhancing the lives of others through volunteer service, celebrated 126 years of volunteering on April 24. GFWC members volunteered more than 6 million hours last year. With nearly 100,000 members and clubs in every U.S. state and 11 countries, GFWC is the world’s largest nonpartisan, nondenominational, international women’s organization. The local club is GFWC Four Corners Junior Woman’s Club, a nonprofit organization that reaches out to the Four Corners community of Polk, Osceola, Lake and Orange counties through volunteerism and charitable donations. The Club recently voted to distribute monies raised during various fundraising events, including the annual Fashion Show, to the Humane Society of Polk County, Education Foundation of Osceola County, Polk Education Foundation, The WAY Center, Polk Sheriff’s Charities, Guardian ad Litem, Smiles International, summer camp scholarships in Davenport and Haines City, child abuse prevention, La Familia-East Coast Migrant Head Start Project, Meals on Wheels of Polk County and food pantries in Loughman Oaks, Haines City and Davenport. For additional information, visit www.GFWCFourCorners.org, https://www.facebook.com/GFWC-Four-Corners-Junior-Womans-Club-110923016199/, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.