The YWCA Women of Distinction Awards is recognized as one of Canada’s most prestigious awards for women.
YWCA Metro Vancouver’s 29th annual YWCA Women of Distinction Awards honours women whose achievements contribute to the well-being and future of our community. The Awards also honour the businesses and organizations that support the wellness and diverse needs of their employees.
Since 1984 the Awards have paid tribute to more than 300 deserving women and workplaces. In addition to recognizing the nominees, this event raises funds for YWCA Programs and Services that help improve the lives of more than 50,000 women and children each year.
May 24th 2012 | 5:30pm General Reception & Silent Auction | 6:30 pm Awards Dinner
Westin Bayshore Vancouver
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Nominate a Woman that Inspires You!
Nomination deadline is Monday, March 5, 2012 at 5:00pm. Qualified nominees and recipients will be honoured at the May 24th Awards dinner at the Westin Bayshore.
Arts, Culture & Design
Business & the Professions
Education, Training & Development
Environmental Sustainability – NEW!
Health, Wellness & Active Living
Non-Profit & Public Service
Science, Research & Innovation
Young Woman of Distinction
Learn more about nominating a woman here