Ole Miss Women’s Council for Philanthropy

The University of Mississippi
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    Rose Society Spring Event

    Tyler Jackson, Mary Susan Gallien Clinton, Mia Kloth, Karen Moore and Mary Rogers


    2014 OMWC Graduates

    Ryan Humprhies, Jillian Lann, Ruben Ruiz and Brea Rich


    Rose Society Event at Woodson Ridge Farms

    Martha Kirkley, Elise Phillips and Debra Whitely

    Photo by Kevin Bain/Ole Miss Communications

    Rose Society Reception at Chancellor and Mrs. Jones

    Jack Fitzpatrick, BreAnna Faust, Brea Rich and Bonnie Brown


    Scholar Trip to Nashville


    Rose Society Event at Woodson Ridge Farms

    Chancellor Jones and the OMWC Scholars


    2014 Legacy Award

    Donna and Jim Barksdale

    Rose Society Brunch

    Rose Society Brunch

    Melanie and Hal Moore


    Junior Scholar Speaking at Rose Society Brunch

    Debra Whitley


    Scholars with Edith Kelly-Green and Karen Moore

    Hadassah Strong, Olivia Morgan, Morgan Woodard, Debra Whitley, Maggie Hovan


    OMWC Scholars participating in Color My College

    BreAnna Faust, Hadassah Strong, Morgan Woodard


    Scholars with Athletic Director Ross Bjork


    PULSE Leadership Conference

  • Welcome

    The Ole Miss Women’s Council for Philanthropy (OMWC) is an innovative and groundbreaking program at the University of Mississippi that provides scholarships and counsel for students destined to be leaders.

    Helmed by an accomplished cadre of female leaders and philanthropists, the OMWC provides scholarships for tuition and books for young men and women, as well as guidance and training in leadership skills, career development, and personal growth throughout the students’ tenure at the university.

    Scholars are guided by career mentors and sitting members of the OMWC and participate in leadership training, mentoring, community service projects, cultural enrichment activities and alumni networking.

    Featured Spotlight

    2015 Legacy Award presented by CSpire to honor Charles Overby

    Rose Garden DedicationThe Ole Miss Women’s Council for Philanthropy will honor Charles Overby, a champion of the First Amendment and the free press, with the 2015 Legacy Award this spring at the University of Mississippi. Read More…

    Join the Rose Society


    An annual gift of $1,000 for a Rose Society membership may be designated for yourself or as a gift to honor a special woman in your life. 100 percent of your contribution directly impacts student programming. Members will be invited to all OMWC events, as well as an annual signature event limited to Rose Society membership. Read More…