Lakes Area Professional Women (LAPW) has raised more than $130,000 through its EMPOWERED program to help young women follow their dreams.

Scholarships are awarded through Dollars for Scholars in the communities of Alexandria, Brandon, Evansville, Minnewaska, Osakis, Parkers Prairie, Sauk Centre and West Central Area. While the annual fundraising event was cancelled due to the pandemic, LAPW is committed to ensuring that these important scholarships continue!


The Empowered Event Has Raised


in the past 10 years to benefit our community.

Please join us by contributing to the

LAPW EMPOWERED Scholarship Fund

By Mail

Lakes Area Professional Women
PO Box 214, Alexandria MN 56308

Via Venmo

Lakes Area Professional Women
or @LAPW-Alexandria

Via Credit Card

Online via Stripe

Donations received by April 30 will be included in the next round of scholarship funding.
Contributions received after that will be allocated to the following year’s scholarship program.