Healthy Women: Engaging, Educating and Empowering Women for 35 Years

August 17, 2022 is National Nonprofit Day. HealthyWomen’s original founder, Violet Bowen-Hugh, MD, was a force of nature. Born and raised in Clendenin, West Virginia, Bowen-Hugh had a background without privileges, which inspired him to create a place where women, regardless of socioeconomic status, could access reliable health information. An academically gifted woman, Bowen-Hugh was …

Healthy Women: Engaging, Educating and Empowering Women for 35 Years

August 17, 2022 is National Nonprofit Day. HealthyWomen’s original founder, Violet Bowen-Hugh, MD, was a force of nature. Born and raised in Clendenin, West Virginia, Bowen-Hugh had a background without privileges, which inspired him to create a place where women, regardless of socioeconomic status, could access reliable health information. An academically gifted woman, Bowen-Hugh was …