...Educating Families, Empowering Communities & Inspiring a Nation!

February 2010



Wives of Pro Athletes (L-R) Israel Haughton & Donnie McClurkin

February 2010

Wives of Pro Athletes (L-R) Patsy Green & Sylvia Taylor

FEBRUARY 2010 - 

Wives of Pro Athletes (L-R) Henry Lawrence (middle) NFL Superbowl Gospel Singer

**Joshua House Fund Raiser. Click here for PDF


Joshua Fundraiser January 15th, 2010

2010 PRO ATHLETES L-F Kevin House,Bucs Former,WR , Irene Pridgen, JIM DENT PGA PRO GOLFER and Parnelle DIckerson Bucs Former  QB  Olin MOTT , Owner of MICHELLIN TIRES  Founder of Josuha House


The Original Wives of Pro Athletes(WOPA) thank you for visiting our Internet site. We want to give you the opportunity to stay in touch with our group, says Irene J. Pridgen, Founder. The former centerfold beauty,  was featured in Jet Magazine. A former professional model, with many national tv commericals, magazine ads and several movie roles. She has a Master's Degree in Guidance and Counseling and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida. The Wives of Pro Athletes brings awareness to various causes and help educate families, empower communities and inspire a nation!

                         RESOURCES FOR HELP 

We recommend Willie Gary please join the fight in the 1 trillion dollar lawsuit. call him at 1-800-329-4279 or Please see their website for more details @:www.garylaw.com  

Please email us and let us hear your story or let us know how we can help at info@wivesofproathletes.org

                                 OUR   MISSION

The Wives of Pro Athletes Organization are future, present and pass wives of Professional Athletes. The emphasis of our group is to bring awareness to various issues and causes which are dear to our hearts. To help educate families, empower communities and inspire a nation. The WOPA joins in with many foundations and charities to improves the lives for our children and the underserved. We believe the true way to raise the youth is only through teaching them the word of God. To show them how to put God first in everything they do. The values we instill into our children to grow and develope will help them become good and productive men and women. We must educate and reach out to the problem youth, if we are to have a healthy society.

        ********** EVENTS  & FOUNDATIONS **********    


    GOLF TOURNAMENT, for Prostate Cancer Research     

                          Orlando, Florida                

In brief, you should know the following about us: The Original Wives of Pro Athletes (WOPA) are women of character, who put God first in their lives. We are a non-profit organization, with all volunteers. Our husband's, fiancee's and families have been involved in giving of their time and service to many nonprofits and charity organization for over twenty-five years. Our specialty is in reaching out to the underserved, who are less fortunate,with an emphasis on: Governor's Volunteer Hurricane & Disaster Funds, families in foreclosures, disadvantage youth, and bringing awareness to the advancement of health & research