Women of Distinction is the Girl Scouts of Western New York's signature fundraising event where we honor women throughout Western New York for their strength in character, dedication to community service, and commitment to mentoring and encouraging girls and young women.
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2015 Women of Distinction
Sve the Date: Thursday, September 17, 2015
Salvatore's Italian Gardens, 6461 Transit Road, Depew, NY 14043
Nominate a Deserving Woman Today.
Nominations are now being accepted for Women of Distinction honorees! View the nomination guidelines and criteria as well as the nomination form.
Girls, Practice Your Leadership Skills!
Applications for girl roles of mistress of ceremony, ambassador, and presenter are being accepted now. Download the application here. Want to learn more? Check out our flyer for reasons why you should apply to be part of this exciting girl-led leadership program!
Interested in Being a Sponsor?
Sponsors help to make this event possible. A number of opportunities exist, allowing organizations of all sizes to support girls in Western New York as they develop important leadership skills that will help them become leaders today and tomorrow. View the sponsorship packet. The link to secure your sponsorship online will be available soon, or you can email firstname.lastname@example.org today.
2014 Women of Distinction
Thank you to everyone who helped make the 2014 Women of Distinction Dinner & Awards Ceremony a success, including the 2014 Women of Distinction sponsors! Congratulations to the 2014 Women of Distinction honorees.
Senior Marketing Specialist
City of Rochester Business Development
Deputy Commissioner of Operations
City of Buffalo
Hurwitz & Fine, P.C.
Uma Gupta, Ph.D.
Executive Director, President CEO
STEM-Smart, Planet GPA.us
Marcia A. Merrins
Former President of the League of Women Voters for New York State and
Owner of Kniti Griti Works
Lillian Williams, Ph.D.
Professor of African-American Studies
University at Buffalo SUNY