Phenomenal Woman of the Year Awards, LA


Affair: Phenomenal Woman of the Year Awards

When: Wednesday, May 10, 2017 @ 11:30AM

Hot Spot: Omni Los Angeles Hotel, Los Angeles, CA

Deets: YWCA Greater Los Angeles (YWCA GLA) presents its annual Phenomenal Woman of the Year Awards on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at the Omni Hotel in downtown Los Angeles.

ABOUT YWCA Greater Los Angeles
Founded in 1894, YWCA Greater Los Angeles addresses the emerging and ongoing needs of the Greater Los Angeles area. As a women's membership movement built on the mission of "eliminating racism and empowering women," the organization celebrates more than 120 years of community service. YWCA Greater Los Angeles core initiatives include: Workforce Development, Child Development, Youth Development, Advocacy, Housing, Senior Engagement Programs, and Sexual Assault Crisis Services.

As a part of the national YWCA mission to advocate for justice and dignity for all people, YWCA GLA is pioneering a model of community centers and housing - co- created with diverse stakeholders - to transform lives, build self-reliance and, ultimately, strengthen communities.

Who You May Spot: President and CEO of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Association (now departing to head the New York Philharmonic) DEBORAH BORDA (Honoree), Lakers Youth Foundation Executive Director KIESHA NIX (Honoree), Los Angeles Unified School District Superintendent MICHELLE KING (Honoree), Los Angeles CBS2 News Anchor PAT HARVEY (Honoree), YWCA Greater Los Angeles' Ambassador KATHY IRELAND (Co-Chair), YWCA Greater Los Angeles' Advisory Commissioner and AMPA's President CHERYL BOONE ISAACS (Co-Chair), Entertainment Industry Foundation's (EIF) LISA PAULSEN (Co-Chair), Entertainment journalism icon MARY HART (Presenter),Los Angeles Fox 11 anchor CHRISTINE DEVINE (panel moderator).

Hint For The Average Socialite: For more information contact Laureen O’Hara at laureen.o’ or at 213.251.1329.

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