Power Of The Purse

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Women For Women
Presents
Anne Geddes
2017 Power of the Purse Luncheon Speaker

Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Greenville Convention Center

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Anne Geddes – One of the World’s Most Respected and Well-known Photographers

  • Known for creating iconic, award winning and beloved images.
  • Singularly capturing the beauty, purity and vulnerability of children.
  • Embodying her deeply held belief that each and every child must be “protected, nurtured and loved.”
  • First coffee table book, Down in the Garden, released in 1992 and quickly became a NY Times Best Seller.
  • Latest photographic series, Under the Sea, was released in 2014.
  • Anne has recently released a new series based on the signs of the Western Zodiac.
  • Author of several bestselling books, her work has been published in more than 80 countries.

HONORS

  • Lifetime member of the Professional Photographers of America Association.
  • Ambassador Volunteer for March of Dimes.
  • Photographed the signature image for World Prematurity Day on November 17, 2014.

PHILANTHROPY

  • Created the Geddes Philanthropic Trust with her husband in 1992 which has raised more than $5.7 million to help prevent and raise awareness for child abuse and neglect.
  • United Nation’s Every Women Every Child Initiative, to help make the health and welfare of pregnant women, and newborn children, a global priority.
  • Global Advocate for the UN Foundation’s Shot@Life campaign, which aims to provide access to basic life-saving immunizations to children in the developing world.
  • Ambassador for the global awareness campaign for meningococcal disease.

2016 Power of the Purse Sponsors

Grand Premier Sponsor

  • June Ficklen

Grand Sponsors

  • Jo Allison Smith
  • Tracey Fodor Smith

Benefactor Sponsors

Diamond Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

  • Impressions Magazine

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Grand Premier Sponsor

  • June Ficklen

Grand Sponsors

  • Jo Allison Smith
  • Tracey Fodor Smith

Benefactor Sponsors

Diamond Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

  • Impressions Magazine

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors