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Tribute to Outstanding Women

September 25, 2018

On September 25th, YWCA Cambridge is recognizing resilient women who work to eliminate racism and empower other women. Join us in thanking them for their commitment to our community.

Join us for an Awards Ceremony, food tasting, and silent auction!

2018 Awardees
Phyllis Newton, 41 years as Family Liaison at Fletcher Maynard Academy
Celeste Ng, Author of Little Fires Everywhere, Community Activist
Geeta Pradhan, President & CEO, Cambridge Community Foundation
Jewel Russell, Principal, Henry Buckner School
Vicki Sato, President (retired), Vertex Pharmaceuticals

2018 Young Woman Awardee
Sophie Harrington, former student body president and advocate for making free feminine hygiene products in all the bathrooms at CRLS

Honorary Committee:
The Honorable Katherine Clark
The Honorable Marc McGovern
Sarah Gallop
Maria Jobin-Leeds
Beth Milkovits
Rev. Lorraine Thornhill

Registration, Food Tasting & Silent Auction: 5:30 – 7:00PM
Awards Program: 7:00 – 9:00PM
Tickets: $100
Virtual Auction Ticket: $25
$85 Seniors & Students With ID
$900 for table of 10

OR CALL 617-491-6050

Community Sponsors:
Wingate Companies
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Eastern Bank

Occupancy Sponsors:
Irving House at Harvard
HMFH Architects, Inc.
IR New England
Trillium Asset Management, LLC
Alexandria Real Estate
Maria and Greg Jobin-Leeds

Advocacy Sponsors:
Classic Graphx
Homer Contracting
AJ Spears Funeral Home

Restaurant Sponsors:
Anna’s Taqueria
Life Alive Organic Cafe
Shaking Crab – Cambridge
Loretta’s Last Call
Basil Tree Catering
Lord Hobo


September 25, 2018