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Salute to Outstanding Women 2022

YWCA Mohawk Valley is celebrating our 33rd annual Salute to Outstanding Women awards this year. We can’t wait to meet our new class of outstanding honorees!

Thank you to everyone who nominated their Outstanding Women this year!

We are looking forward to meeting our new class. Honorees will be selected by an independent panel of judges.

YWCA MV will honor one outstanding woman for each of the eight categories listed below.

2022 Categories

Business & Industry

employees of all levels in any profession, business, or industry, including skill trades: construction workers, laborers, attorneys, accountants, marketing, etc.

sponsored by Kristin's Fund

teachers, administrators, community educators, coaches, mentors, professors, librarians, tutors, etc.

sponsored by Adirondack Bank

someone who has started their own business: large or small, storefront or online, etc.

sponsored by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield

physicians, nurses, healthcare professionals, opticians, dentists, therapists, healthcare aides, pharmacists, etc.

sponsored by Scalzo, Zogby, & Wittig Inc.

law enforcement, fire department, armed forces, EMT, social workers, non-profit employees, elected officials, etc.

sponsored by Adorino Construction, Inc.

young women age 17 and under who deserve recognition for their school-related and academic achievements, and/or volunteer work in their community

sponsored by Fort Schuyler Club

an unsung heroine in the community whose efforts truly embody YWCA MV’s mission to eliminate racism, empower women, and promote peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all

sponsored by Indium Corporation

someone who works to promote science, technology, engineering, art, and/or mathematics in any field

Meet the Academy!