Fresh Start Women's Foundation is dedicated to supporting women who want to thrive. For more than 20 years, Fresh Start has connected and changed women's lives through free and low cost services. The Jewell McFarland Lewis Fresh Start Women's Resource Center in Phoenix, the first comprehensive women's self-help facility in the nation, opened its doors in 2002 and serves more than 23,000 visitors annually.

In the News

Fresh Start receives $40,000 grant from Season for Sharing. Read more.

ABC 15's Sonoran Living interviews Susan Berman and Saks Fifth Avenue. Watch it here.

Kim McWaters Named Fresh Start's Founders' Award Recipient. Read more.

Upcoming Events

April 2, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Transition to Thrive Luncheon with Kim Kiyosaki

April 17, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Leadership Series with Gilda Taylor

Nov. 6
Fresh Start Charity Golf Classic presented by Valley Toyota Dealers

Program Calendars

Spring 2015:
Program Catalog
Catálogo de Programas

March Calendar of Services

Support Fresh Start

  • Volunteer

    Make a difference in your community and in the life of a woman. Learn more and apply.

  • Fresh Start Treasures

    Revenue from Treasures supports programs and services at Fresh Start. Visit and shop today!

  • This website generously sponsored by the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation, committed to investing in sustainable programming that increases education and opportunities for women.

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