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IMPACT 100 Nears End of 2018 Membership Drive – Messenger-Inquirer

Great article today in the Owensboro Messenger-Inquirer about our current membership drive.  Don’t forget to Join before March 31!!

Impact 100 nears end of Membership drive

           By Renee Beasley Jones Messenger-Inquirer

To celebrate its 13th year, Impact 100 Owensboro set a goal to enroll 300 members this year. If the campaign is successful, it will set a record high membership for the local group. The deadline to pledge is March 31.

As of Wednesday, Impact 100 had 185 1/2 members, said Debbie Fillman, an Impact 100 board member. Women who do not want to pledge $1,000 can donate $500 for a half-membership. “We’re up 49 members from the same date last year,” Fillman said.

As far as first-time members, the group is a little ahead, too. By this time last year, Impact 100 had 44 new members, as compared to the current 47.

The group’s all-time high membership came in 2008, when 258 women signed up.

Impact 100 is for women only. The charity focuses on pooling resources — $1,000 each — to create change and improve the greater Owensboro area. ….

Read the full article here:   Messenger-Inquirer IMPACT 100 article Mar 24 2018