Nominate a Professional Woman in the Finger Lakes to be Honored
Canandaigua, NY: The Professional Women of the Finger Lakes (PWFL) have sponsored the Women of Distinction Awards for more than twenty years, recognizing outstanding women in the Finger Lakes region. Nominations are now open for the 2018 awards, which will be held on May 3 at Inn on the Lake in Canandaigua, NY.
Nominations are open in six categories. The categories showcase the different strengths of women in the Finger Lakes community:
Women Helping Women
PWFL Woman of the Year
The organization seeks nominations of women who have made a significant impact on their community, and who demonstrate excellence in one of these categories.
This year’s awards dinner will include a trade show with women-owned businesses showcasing their products and services, as well as a raffle. Tickets are $45, which includes dinner as well as the trade show and networking opportunities. The event is also a major fundraiser to help underwrite PWFL’s scholarship program, as it has in years past. PWFL awards a minimum of five scholarships to women on an annual basis ranging from $500 – $1,000 each. Over the past decade, PWFL has awarded over $90,000 in scholarships.
The Professional Women of the Finger Lakes (PWFL) is an organization for professionals serving Ontario County and the Finger Lakes region through education, awareness of women’s issues, community service projects and college scholarships. Since 1952, PWFL has been an active organization serving all women of Ontario and surrounding counties.