YWCA Woman of Achievement Awards

The Jamestown YWCA presents the Women of Achievement awards to women who represent outstanding achievement in their field.

Women of Achievement awards are presented to women who…
• Exhibit leadership skills
• Have been a role model and or/mentor to other women and girls.
• Advocate for positive social change
• Demonstrate a commitment to the YWCA mission of eliminating racism and empowering women
• Have garnered respect within the community
• Are dedicated to helping women and girls achieve their goals
• Exhibit qualities of teamwork, integrity and dedication
• Give back to the community through their time, talent, and/or resources
• Live and work in Chautauqua County

Please note that current YWCA of Jamestown board members are not eligible to win this award.

On June 19, 2018, the YWCA Jamestown will present the 21st annual Women of Achievement Awards at Moon Brook Country Club. Through the years, more than 70 women have been honored. Tickets for the dinner are available by calling the YWCA at 488-2237, or through our website www.ywcaofjamestown.com using a major credit card or PayPal.

Please continue to the next page to submit a nomination.  NOMINATIONS ARE DUE BACK BY MAY 10, 2018.

* 1. Please provide the following information about the nominee:

* 2. Please identify category in which the nominee should be considered (select one):

* 3. Information about the Nominator:

* 4. What is your relationship to the nominee?

* 5. In 100 words or less, summarize your nominee’s accomplishments for use as an introduction to the nominee.

* 6. Leadership: In what ways does the nominee demonstrate leadership skills? How has the nominee exhibited teamwork, integrity, and dedication? How have others been impacted by her efforts?

* 7. Role Model: Describe how this person has served as a role model for others in her community and her profession.

* 8. Achievements: How has the nominee demonstrated sustained excellence, accomplishment, and creativity in their profession? Has the nominee received any notable commendations/awards?

* 9. Community Involvement: How has the nominee given back to the community through her time/talent, and/or resources?

* 10. State any other reasons this nominee should be recognized as a leader in our community as a Woman of Achievement.