YWCA USA to Celebrate Extraordinary Women Leaders
at Women of
Hosted By Melissa Harris-Perry
Friday, June 16th, 2017
The YWCA USA Women of Distinction
Awards honor women from across the United States who
have demonstrated excellence, leadership and
integrity in their fields and in the community,
serving as role models for other successful women.
Nominations from YWCAs across the United States were
submitted to identify leaders whose work has truly
made an impact on women’s economic empowerment and
The YWCA USA Women of Distinction Awards include
honorees for contributions in four key areas of
public life: 1) Civic Engagement 2) Business 3)
Philanthropy and 4) Military/Veterans Affairs.