Salute to Outstanding Women

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Celebrating the Outstanding Women of the Mohawk Valley

Salute to Outstanding Women is a decades-long tradition at YWCA MV that honors local women for their achievements and impact on the community. YWCA MV’s 34th annual Salute to Outstanding Women awards ceremony will be held on Thursday, March 30 at Hart’s Hill Inn in Whitesboro. Presented by Bank of Utica.

Reservations are open now! Click here to RSVP.

Meet our Outstanding Women!

Business & Industry

sponsored by Total Solutions


sponsored by Kristin's Fund


sponsored by Adirondack Bank


sponsored by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield

Human & Public Service

sponsored by Scalzo, Zogby & Wittig, Inc.

Outstanding Youth

sponsored by Adorino Construction, Inc.

Social Justice

sponsored by Fort Schuyler Club


sponsored by Indium Corporation

Reservations are open!

Tickets are $60* and can be purchased by clicking below, emailing, or calling 315.732.2159 ext. 235.  

New for 2023: Reserve a Named Table

Looking for more ways to support YWCA MV and our Outstanding Women? Need to RSVP for a group? This year, you can reserve a Named Table!
At $600*, this special reservation guarantees seating together for a full table of eight (8) and includes special recognition in our printed program book and personalized signage at the table.
All other reservations will be designated open seating. 

RSVP Today  *Please note, Eventbrite tickets include service fees. To save these fees, please call or email us to discuss.

Sponsorship and advertising opportunities are still available for Salute to Outstanding Women 2022. For more information, contact Kayla Hartman, Development Director, by March 3 at or 315.732.2159 ext. 235.

Salute serves as YWCA MV’s largest annual fundraiser. All proceeds directly benefit the agency’s life-saving free, confidential, and 24-hour domestic and sexual violence crisis services. To learn more, visit

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