On Friday, March 6th, 2015, from noon-1:30 p.m., the 19th annual YWCA Women of Achievement Awards luncheon took place at Embassy Suites in downtown Charleston, WV with a sold-out crowd of 500 attendees.
This year’s YWCA honorees were Sharon Flanery; Kitty Dooley; BrickStreet Empowerment Award winner, Amy Thomas; and Judy Wellington.
19th Annual YWCA Women of Achievement Awards Luncheon.
YWCA Women of Achievement are trailblazers and survivors; women who have overcome challenges, succeeded in the corporate world, pursued their dreams and given back to their communities in many and varied ways. The annual event honors women who live, work and volunteer in the greater Charleston, WV area and have achieved notable accomplishments in both their personal and professional lives. The BrickStreet Empowerment Award honors a woman who, with assistance and guidance from the YWCA programs, has overcome adversity and challenges in life to become productive and self-reliant. Presenting sponsor is The Huntington National Bank. Empowerment Award sponsorship provided by BrickStreet Insurance. Breakfast with Champions sponsor is Energy Corporation of America.