Foundation of AFWA 2018-10-04T19:47:15+00:00

The Foundation is all about us, accounting and financial professionals. We strive every day to make a difference in the financial world and in our communities. The Foundation is charged with raising funds for national scholarships, and educational advancement of our peers and rising leaders. The Foundation offers each of us the opportunity to support the future direction of the profession where we have gained our own personal successes. It is important to support those entering the profession and working alongside us. Those that follow in our footsteps have much to teach us and much to learn from us. They embody the next generation of accounting and financial professionals. Our goal for you and AFWA is to lead the way in their development.

Our Mission

The Foundation promotes and advances education, career development and leadership in finance and accounting. Our vision is to guide women along the path to achieve success in finance and accounting.


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The Foundation of AFWA
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Lexington, KY 40504

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The Foundation of AFWA gives more than $34,000 in scholarship awards annually to current and future accounting and finance leaders.
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A Tax Strategy: Qualified Charitable Distributions (QCD)

The QCD strategy allows you to transfer up to $100,000 per year from your IRA directly to a qualified charity.  It is only available for traditional IRAs and individuals who have reached RMD age (70 ½)

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From The Foundation Chair: Wrapping Up 2017

As 2017 comes to a close, I want to thank each of you again for your continued support of The Foundation and wish you a Blessed Holiday Season.

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as financial professionals, we are in a unique position to help people change their lives and to achieve financial peace for themselves and their families.