YWCA Tribute to Women

30 Years, 30 Remarkable Women

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As Tribute to Women celebrates its 30th anniversary and the YWCA celebrates its 115th year, we are excited to announce a special tribute where we reflect on the legacy of women across East Tennessee and the work of the YWCA Knoxville.

At the 2014 Tribute to Women event, the YWCA Knoxville will highlight 30 incredible women from our area for their contributions in the last 30 years. These women will be announced in the Knoxville news Sentinel on June 22nd and will be honored on August 21st at the Knoxville Convention Center as we celebrate the legacy of peace, justice, freedom, and dignity that the YWCA has embodied for over a century.

  • When: August 21, 2014 – Reception begins at 5:30 with the awards ceremony to follow at 7 p.m.
  • Where: Knoxville Convention Center, 701 Henley Street
  • Ticket Cost: $85 (includes admission to reception with heavy hors d’ oeuvres and one complimentary drink ticket and admission to the Tribute to Women program)

2014 Tribute to Women Honorees

Donna Cobble       |       Mary Costa

  

Joan Cronan       |       Mary “Bee” DeSelm

 

Dr. Mary Duffy, honored posthumously       |       Pam Fansler

 

Ann Baker Furrow       |       Margaret Gaiter

 

Sarah Moore Greene, honored posthumously       |       Dee Haslam

 

Mary Lou Horner, honored posthumously       |       Dr. Kamilia Kozlowski

 

Justice Sharon Lee       |       Amy Miles

 

Cynthia Moxley       |       Phyllis Nichols

 

Susan Packard       |       Sharon Pryse

 

Mintha Roach       |       Hon. Madeline Rogero

 

Tommie Rush       |       Liane Russell

 

The Sisters of Mercy       |       Wanda Sobieski

 

Elaine Streno       |       Pat Summitt

 

Kim Trent       |       Loida Velazquez

 

Susan Richardson Williams       |       Sylvia Woods

 

 

 Thank you to the Tribute to Women Presenting Sponsor:

Tribute to Women Pearl Sponsors:

 

Tribute to Women Gold Sponsors:

    

Tribute to Women Silver Sponsors:

       

Special thanks to Sherri Parker Lee, a Tribute to Women Silver Sponsor.

Tribute to Women Honoree Sponsors:

Special thanks to additional Tribute to Women Honoree Sponsors: The Ted & Wendy Besmann Fund/ Knoxville Jewish Alliance; East Tennessee Lawyer’s Association of Women; and Mitchell Emert & Hill, P.C.

Save the Date: August 21, 2014

Save the Date: August 21, 2014