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True Grit - Edmonton Community Foundation Blog

by Lizette Ortegon Rico | Mar 01, 2018

A new endowment fund is JudyLynn Archer’s latest contribution to her life’s passion – Women Building Futures

If you want something, it’s up to you to make it happen.”

For 13 years, that philosophy shaped JudyLynn Archer’s vision as CEO and president of Women Building Futures (WBF), an organization dedicated to helping women find employment in careers where women are under-represented. It is also at the heart of the JudyLynn Archer Endowment Fund that she created at Edmonton Community Foundation (ECF) upon her retirement at the end of 2016, which will help cover tuition and housing costs in perpetuity for students in need. If women are provided with the tools to succeed, she believes, they will make it happen.

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