Setting the Stage for a Bright Year to Come

By Lauren Fielder, Member of WWPR and Pro Bono Committee WWPR’s pro bono client Bright Beginnings achieved another milestone on August 9 when they held their annual graduation and transition ceremony.  A total of seven classrooms comprised of 89 children in need...

4 Ways to Thank Your Mentor

By Brittany A. Floyd, Member of WWPR and Co-Chair of WWPR’s Marketing Communications Committee It’s no secret that having the support of a mentor helps you grow both personally and professionally.  No matter at what stage you are in your career, the advice backed by...

WWPR Salutes Bright Beginnings’ Dr. Betty Jo Gaines

WWPR salutes Dr. Betty Jo Gaines, who passed away suddenly on May 3.   An educator, mentor and fierce advocate for homeless families, Dr. Gaines left a vibrant legacy at Bright Beginnings.  During her 11-year tenure beginning in 2001, Dr. Gaines made it a priority for...

President’s Note

While many organizations take a break in the summer, I feel like WWPR is in full swing! We had our Happy Hour on July 26 where attendees had an opportunity to meet fellow WWPR members AND enjoy cake pops! On August 18 we will be hosting a wellness event featuring a...