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The Finer Womanhood Foundation of North Carolina is a 501(c)(3) non-profit whose mission is to stimulate a F.I.N.E.R. focus in the communities we serve. The Foundation was incorporated in the state of North Carolina on February 14, 2008.


The Foundation's F.I.N.E.R. vision consists of the following specific areas: 

  1. Finance

  2. Inspiration

  3. Nutrition and Wellness

  4. Education

  5. Resources

The Finer Womanhood Foundation actively supports these areas of focus through community outreach, service programs; providing resources and funding annual scholarships for students in pursuit of higher education through the generosity of donors.


The current FWFNC Board of Directors are:

  • Aneya Gibbs

  • Janelle Simmons

  • Natalie Pulley

  • Dr. Lisa Barrow-Laing

  • Shawnte' Williams

  • Shemeka Fox


Although the Foundation is an independently functioning entity, it has a membership and a mutual-support relationship with the Sigma Rho Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority located and operating in Cary, North Carolina.


Note: The foundation's tax exempt status was awarded effective November 15, 2010.

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