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 25,000 visitors annually.

In the News

Joe Torre, MLB's Chief Baseball Officer and Chairman of Safe at Home, Named Gala's Honorary Chair. Read more.

Fresh Start CEO Susan Berman Chats with Radio Veteran Marty Manning. Listen now.

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

Charity Golf Classic Raises More Than $350,000. Read more.

Upcoming Events

January 23, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Freshpective: Trafficking 101

February 20, 11 a.m. - 1p.m.
Leadership Series, with Annie Preston

February 21
19th Annual Fresh Start Fashion Gala

Program Calendars

Spring 2015:
Program Catalog
Catálogo de Programas

January Calendar of Services

Support Fresh Start

  • Volunteer

    Give back through a rewarding experience, and become one of them.  Learn more about opportunities and apply online.

  • Fresh Start Treasures

    Stop by Fresh Start's resale boutique on 40th St. & Thomas in Phoenix for the finest fashions at affordable prices. Visit their website for more information.

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

Foundation Sponsors