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At OHIO you were inspired by scholar-teachers, experienced the arts, pushed your limits, got involved and became the best version of you. ohiowomen, powered by Women in Philanthropy, celebrates everything that OHIO is, was, and will be to the women and men who pass through its gates. The program engages all OHIO women – alumnae, friends, students, faculty and staff – in the life of the University. Why? To help ensure OHIO’s future for ALL students, alumni and friends.

What you can do: join us for an event, read our publications, attend our conference, make a gift, nominate an OHIO woman for an award or volunteer position.

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WIP News

Women in Philanthropy of Ohio University (WIP) welcomed OHIO alumnae and friends back to OHIO’s Athens campus Nov. 6 - 8 to commemorate their 10-year anniversary with three packed events…and to present an enlightened vision of what it means to be a “philanthropist.” Read More

Athens native, WIP member and Ohio University alumna Peggy Viehweger remembers when times were tough growing up in a house on Kurtz Street. She and her three sisters were raised by their mother, Ann Peden Urbach, who passed away in March of this year, and remembers well how her mom, a full-time professional in social work, used her creativity and resourceful nature to make ends meet. Read More

The July 18, 2013 business meeting was held in the Cleveland Public Library's Louis Stokes wing. Twenty-two people attended to learn about WIP's activity during the past fiscal year: July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013. Charlotte Eufinger, Vice-Chair, and Sheila McHale, Treasurer, gave updates on WIP Bylaws and Finances. Read More