Annual Meeting and Community Service Awards Presentation
The Annual Meeting provides the YWCA with an opportunity to acknowledge the contributions of our outgoing Board members and welcome new additions to the YWCA Board, as well as to highlight the invaluable work of some individuals and groups who have gone above and beyond to help the families served by the YWCA.
Please consider nominating a community member for their outstanding community service in the area.
Community service award categories include:
The Reily Award - Presented to a group or individual who has made a significant contribution to children's activities through personal energy and time.
The Ella Frazier Award - Created in memory of Ella Frazier, who served as the Executive Director of the Phyllis Wheatly Branch of the YWCA from 1923-1955, this award is presented to a community leader who is active in issues related to women and children, and who has worked for the elimination of racism and the promotion of diversity in Central Pennsylvania.
Jane Addams Peace Award - Presented to a group or an individual who has worked to promote peace through community action and served as a living example(s) of quiet courage.
YWCA President's Award - Presented to a group or an individual who has made a significant contribution to a YWCA program, service or resource development.
Sarah Alyce Wright Award - Presented to a YWCA Board or Committee member who has made significant contributions to the YWCA in advocacy or public policy.
Carole Forker Gibbons Award - Presented to a an individual or group who has demonstrated years of steadfast dedication to a YWCA program or service.
Please click here to submit a nomination for a community member.
Tickets will be available for purchase on August 7. Please contact Sue Bensinger with any questions at 717-234-7931, extention 3056.