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"100 Women In Gold" supports women student-athletes at Fort Valley State University (FVSU) through several different types of fund-raising events. Please read about each one of these tremendous events and we look forward to your participation.

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5th Annual Scholarship and Awards Reception for FVSU Women Athletics featuring Chamique Holdsclaw

Posted: Thursday, August 07, 2014

100 Women in Gold, Inc. presents its 5th Annual Scholarship and Awards Reception for FVSU Women Athletics, Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. in the C.W. Pettigrew Center at Fort Valley State University.

The keynote speaker will be Chamique Holdsclaw - Athlete, Author and Advocate. This event is free to the public but seating is limited. RSVP by Friday, August 8, 2014 to Gwen Reeves at 478-052-0837 (click here to see flyer).

Chamique Holdsclaw is a former professional basketball player in the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA). Also, she is a 2000 Sydney Women's Basketball Gold Medalist representing the USA, an author("Breaking Through: Beating The Odds Shot After Shot"), and an advocate for Mental Illness.

In 2006, Holdsclaw was named to a women's collegiate basketball silver anniversary team for being picked as one of the 25 greatest players of the past 25 years. She was also picked as one of the 5 greatest players in the SEC of the past 25 years.

Holdsclaw is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Sorority, Inc.

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