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YWCA Honors Valley Women at Tribute to Leadership

The YWCA of Maricopa County has announced its Tribute to Leadership Honorees who will be honored at the 20th Anniversary Tribute to Leadership Gala on Saturday, February 1, 2014 at The Ritz Carlton in Phoenix, Arizona.

The Tribute to Leadership Gala is a special evening set aside to recognize the outstanding individuals who have given selflessly of their time and talent to make our community, and the world, a better place to live and work.

The awards are presented across a variety of categories and recognize those who have made substantial contributions to eliminating discrimination and empowering women in the community.

This year’s honorary chairs are Tim and Deborah Bateman. Cindy McCain will receive the YW’s “Global Justice Leadership Award”.

2014 Tribute to Leadership Honorees:

Mrs. Cindy McCain
The McCain Institute
2014 Global Justice Leadership Award

Alejandra Amarilla Nash
Landfill Harmonic Project
Community Service Nonprofit Leader

MaryLynn Mack
Desert Botanical Garden
Education Leader

Chevy Humphrey
Arizona Science Center
Health & Science Leader

Martha Kuhns
Women’s Overseas Service League
Military or Armed Service Leader

Karen Johnson
Midwestern University
Dorothy Willey Award

Pam Conboy
Wells Fargo
Community Service Corporate Leader

Leon Silver
Polsinelli
Advocacy Leader

Judge Roxanne Song Ong
City of Phoenix- Phoenix Municipal Court
Public Service Award

Dr. Joel Martin
Positively Powerful | Triad West Inc
Racial Justice Leader

Desert Schools - community service and leadership award

YWCA seeking nominations for Tribute to Leadership awards

The YWCA of Maricopa County is accepting applications from now through August 16 for its annual Tribute to Leadership awards.

The awards are presented across a variety of categories and seek to recognize those who have made substantial contributions toward eliminating discrimination and empowering women in the community. Categories currently accepting nominations: Advocacy Leader, Community Service Corporate Leader, Community Service Nonprofit Leader, Education Leader, Health and Science Leader, Military or Armed Service Leader, Public Service Leader, Racial Justice.

The YWCA’s Tribute to Leadership is a special evening set aside to recognize outstanding individuals in the community who embody the YW’s mission: to eliminate discrimination and empower women. This year’s honorary chairs will be Tim and Deborah Bateman. Cindy McCain will be attending and will receive the YW’s “Global Justice Leadership Award”. The awards will be presented during a special 2014 Tribute to Leadership Celebration, a formal dinner affair to be held February 1, 2014 at The Ritz-Carlton Phoenix.

For more information, visit www.ywcaaz.org.