Evelyn Appell Lipkin knew that we all come into the world with a different set of circumstances. Life can be complicated, and we don't all have the same advantages. She and her daughter Laurel made sure her values would give women and girls a chance to succeed for years to come.
The Evelyn Appell Lipkin Endowed Fund at CFW keeps Evelyn's values alive and her legacy continues to do important work.
To learn more about how you can create a legacy at CFW, click here.
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