The Leona Hughes Hughes Heart & Hand Fund
The Leona Hughes Hughes Heart & Hand Fund provides emergency grants for collegiate and alumnae members in good standing who experience financial distress due to natural disasters, medical emergencies, or other severe personal or family problems. Grant amounts vary depending on the need and available funding. Grants are provided to assist members with basic necessities such as food, clothing, housing, immediate or extraordinary medical care, and other purposes. Funds can also assist with educational expenses, such as books and supplies. Chapter dues and obligations are not eligible expenses for grants from this fund. Donors may choose to designate their gifts for the Leona Hughes Hughes Heart & Hand Fund.
Betty Nell Wilkinson Emergency Scholarship
The Foundation also offers the Betty Nell Wilkinson Emergency Scholarship for women affected by catastrophic situations such as illness, death, divorce, natural disaster, etc. Foundation scholarships are for educational purposes only and cannot be used to pay for chapter financial obligations. Click here for more information on how a member can apply for the Betty Nell Wilkinson Emergency Scholarship