Although we have made a pivot to virtual programming, we are working hard to ensure our community has access to engaging events all week. In honor of National Pass the Torch Week, we wanted to provide a space in which our followers could find all the incredible ways they can get involved. Nonprofits rely on human capital and financial capital, and we are so grateful to our members who give.

So what are some things you could do to be part of our human capital?


Mentor a student in Project Grow: As a Project Grow Project Growmentor, you’ll mentor a student one-on-one, help them with personal and professional development, and help them propel a carer post-graduation. This fulfilling mentorship program provides mentees with a rolodex of accomplished professionals dedicated to empowering women before their careers even begin!

Developing ProfessionalsDevelop your own career while mentoring a young woman in college in our Developing Professionals program: Community members in Developing Professionals are in a unique position mentoring others while still receiving mentorship from executive mentors! Entry- and mid-level professional women can excel in this program by helping develop a college student’s skills and professional goals, while achieving her own.

Counsel a mid-level professional woman on the Developing Leaders
cusp of leadership in Developing Leaders: In our newest mentorship program, you have the opportunity to help a woman grow her career in leadership while creating a bond. This brand new one-on-one program is ideal for successful executives with a passion for Passing the Torch.

Legacy LeadersBecome a Legacy Leader to have the biggest impact on women in your community: Top industry leaders can become Legacy Leaders to impart their long-earned wisdom and advice onto our mentees. This elite group is comprised of entrepreneurs and executives that have a drive to develop up-and-coming women leaders.


Please consider donating to help us empower women like Andrea and all our inspiring mentees. Click here or text “PTT2020” to 44-321 to pass your torch today!

Pass the Torch for Women is continuing to develop new programs that better women in our community, we cannot thank you enough for being part of that. Sign up for ours newsletters below to stay up-to-date, and stop by our website today to see what you can do to be a part of the impact we have!


June 18, 2020
Your Mentee is Waiting

Pass the Torch Day: Get Involved!

Although we have made a pivot to virtual programming, we are working hard to ensure our community has access to engaging events all week. In honor […]
May 12, 2020

PRESS RELEASE: Denola Burton as New Board Member

Contact: Samantha BurkePass the Torch for Women   “Pass the Torch for Women Foundation Welcomes Denola Burton to Board of Directors”     May 11, 2020– Pass […]
October 24, 2019

Meet Jessica Davenport, PTTFW’s new Technology Administrator!

This month, the Foundation welcomed a new staff member! Jessica Davenport is serving as the Technology Administrator for Pass the Torch for Women Foundation. We asked […]
August 8, 2019

Announcement: 2019 Ignite the Torch Award Nominees

July 17, 2019

Welcome to Our New Board Members

We are excited to have recently welcomed seven new members to the Foundation’s National Board of Directors! The Foundation’s Board of Directors is expanding alongside the […]
June 12, 2019

Q+A with Board Chair Mary Beth Oakes

Tuesday, June 18th is Pass the Torch Day, a day celebrating 5 years of Pass the Torch for Women Foundation! To celebrate, we are encouraging community […]
May 27, 2019

A Farewell to Intern Lilly Wright!

I first got involved with Pass the Torch for Women Foundation back in 2017 when I joined the Project Grow program. As a junior at Indiana […]
March 2, 2019

Marian University Conference

On Saturday, February 23, Marian University hosted the Transformational Leadership Conference (TLC) for over 75 participants, including student-athletes, student government representatives, orientation leaders, and 21st Century […]
February 26, 2019

Meet Our Community Members

February 25, 2019

Meet the Board- Mary Beth Oakes

What made you decide to become a part of Pass the Torch for Women Foundation? I love the mission of the Pass the Torch for Women […]
January 5, 2019

Why You Want Women in The Workplace

The new year brings more opportunities for fostering leadership and growth in females, and this article does a great job highlighting the importance of our mission. […]
December 1, 2018

#PTTFWGratitudeProject Recap