Do you know a Woman of Excellence? Then nominate her for the Women of Excellence Awards by the Friday, January 15 deadline. Click here to download the registration form, which should be emailed, faxed, or mailed to the Women’s Center of Rhode Island.
PROVIDENCE, RI – The Women’s Center of Rhode Island is collecting nominations for its 8th annual Women of Excellence Awards. The honors will be presented at the Annual luncheon on Friday, May 7, 2010 at the Providence Marriott. The scheduled keynote speaker is Denise Brown, a leader on the ground trying to end domestic violence, and the sister of the slain Nicole Brown Simpson.
Awards will be given in various categories including (but not limited to) education, business, community service, and domestic violence survivor. Previous awards have been given in the categories of health and human services, religious community, and arts and humanities. The luncheon was created to “honor Rhode Island women who have overcome difficult challenges to reach extraordinary personal achievement and success or help pave the way for other women to be successful.”
If you know a woman who inspires you and others to achieve greatness, please send completed application to the WEAL Committee explaining what makes her a Woman of Excellence – by Friday, January 15th. Click here for more information on the event, awards, or ticket sales or contact Barbara Lee at 401-861-2761 x134.