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Kentucky Foundation for Women honors feminists with 2018 Firestarters award presentations

Kentucky Foundation for Women is pleased to celebrate four remarkable young feminist artists as our 2018 Firestarters. Mackenzie Fraley, 20, Bri Harlan, 25, Jeri Katherine Howell, 24 and Lacey Trautwein, 22, are the recipients of KFW’s fourth Firestarter Award. The award will be given at the foundation’s annual celebration of community, KFW Day, on Sunday, September 23th at Hopscotch House. The...

Kentucky Foundation for Women honors Lexington artist Nichae with third Firestarter Award

Kentucky Foundation for Women announced Amani Nichae is the recipient of KFW’s third Firestarter Award. The award will be given at the foundation’s annual celebration of community, KFW Day, on Saturday, Sept. 24th at Hopscotch House. The Firestarter Award honors a young woman who shows meaningful promise in developing as a feminist social change artist, and whose work has the potential to create...