The local chapter of the eWomenNetwork (eWN) has qualified for $3,000 grant from the national eWN Foundation.

The eWN will award the grant to a Charlotte non-profit organization that addresses the issues of health, wellness and safety of women and girls in need.

These funds will be presented at the 2004 eWN Annual International Conference and Business Expo to be held July 29-August 1 at the Renaissance Richardson-Dallas Hotel.

This grant represents proceeds from fundraising events and contributions by eWN members and their guests in the Charlotte area.

In addition to the $3,000 award, grantees will receive a one-year membership to eWN (value $493), a complimentary admission to the International Conference ($550) and one-night free lodging at the International Conference.

Information about the 2004 Foundation Grant Award and application are available at the eWN website. The application deadline is 12 midnight on April 15.