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Women of Achievement Awards – Make your Nominations Now!!

The YWCA Central Maine honors women’s success in work and volunteer activities in Androscoggin County and the greater State of Maine through four distinct awards:
The Lee Young Leadership Award
The Tonie Ramsey Service Award
The Priscilla Gendron Legacy Award
The Marcia Baxter Social Justice Award
Award recipients and nominators will be notified of their selection once the review process is complete. Awards will be presented at the Women of Achievement Awards Brunch on November 17, 2019. If your nominee is selected, you will receive one complimentary ticket. The Brunch is one of the YWCA Central Maine’s largest fundraising events, so additional tickets will be available for purchase.

Please submit nominations to the YWCA Central Maine by August 1, 2019
Winners will announced on September 3, 2019

Nominate here: Women of Achievement Nominations

Special Instructions:
Please do not submit any materials other than those requested in the application, such as resumes, CVs, or articles.
Award recipients must be present at the Women of Achievement Awards Brunch on November 17, 2019 to receive the award.

If you have questions or if you need an interpreter, translator, application materials in an alternative format or other accommodations to complete the application, please call the YWCA at 907-795-4050 or email