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Impact 100 Owensboro sets high goal for 2019 – article in Owensboro Times

Great article in the Owensboro Times about our Board retreat in February and our goals for 2019 and beyond.  Don’t forget to Join before March 31!!

by Marlys Mason ,  Tuesday, February 12th, 2019 10:30 pm, in Community, News, Non Profits

Impact 100 Owensboro has been providing $100,000 grants for 13 years to nonprofit organizations within the community, and almost every person in Owensboro has had the opportunity to benefit from the grant recipients.

This year, the board has set a goal of recruiting 300 members in order to hit $3,000,000 given back to the community since their inception, and they feel certain they can do it.

“We set the expectation on ourselves so high, but we have had a lot of growth,” said Carol Bothwell, Impact 100 President. “It’s a doable thing.”

President-Elect Katie Drab agrees, stating that the first year of Owensboro’s chapter was the only year it did not have 200 members.

With 52 Impact 100 chapters worldwide, Owensboro’s chapter was the seventh formed and has continuously outpaced larger communities. In its 14th year, over 600 different women have been a member of Impact 100 Owensboro……

Read the full article here:  https://www.owensborotimes.com/features/non-profits/2019/02/impact-100-owensboro-sets-high-goal-for-2019/