Join us at the hamilton manor on march 26, 2020 as we recognize 12 incredible honorees:
Adriana Abizadeh, Executive Director of the Latin American Legal Defense Fund
Dr. Kemi Alli, Chief Executive Officer of the Henry J. Austin Health Center
Kimme Carlos, Director and Founder of the Urban Mental Health Alliance
Merodie Hancock, Ph.D., President at Thomas Edison State University
Katherine Nunnally, Chief Executive Officer of the Smith Family Foundation
JoAnne Parker, Community Leader
Sarah Torian, Housing Initiatives of Princeton
Jerlene Worthy, Clerk to Board of Chosen Freeholders, Mercer County
This year we also have the honor of recognizing individuals in special Honoree categories, as follows:
Moriah Akrong, Founder of the Golden Lotus Project, Young Woman Award Honoree
Mary Anne Haas, Community Leader, CommUNITY Award Honoree
Marty Johnson, Founder of Isles, Man of Achievement Award Honoree
Lauren Lalicon, Policy Director for First Lady of NJ, Young Woman Award Honoree
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About the Tribute to Women Awards & Categories
2020 Tribute to Women Awards Committee
About the Young Woman Award
The Young Woman Award will be awarded for the first time at the 2020 Tribute to Women Awards. It was created to put a spotlight on rising stars in the Mercer County who demonstrate commitment and passion in advancing social equity.
About the CommUNITY Award
Created by YWCA Princeton’s Board of Directors in 2016, the award will be granted to those whose service characterizes the mission of the YWCA to eliminate racism and empower women throughout our region and whose actions inspire others to serve as well. The award commemorates and celebrates the recent efforts of the YWCA Princeton to expand its service and mission throughout region.
About the Man of Achievement Award
The Man of Achievement and Ally Award will be awarded for the first time at the 2020 Tribute to Women Awards. People of all gender identities embody the YWCA mission of eliminating racism and empowering women through professional work and advocacy. This award was created to recognize #MenOnAMission who have made outstanding contributions to Mercer County.
About the Tribute to Women Awards
The Tribute to Women Awards is a signature YWCA Princeton event that was established in 1984 and has since, honored exemplary women from the Greater Mercer County area, who embody the YWCA mission, have demonstrated sustained leadership and exceptional talent and who have made significant contributions to their professions.
Michele Siekerka*, Chair
Fern Spruill*, Chair
Kathleen Maguire Morolda*
*former Tribute Honoree