For Immediate Release: February 25, 2016
Deadline Extended for Salute to Women Awards Nominations
The Alexandria Commission for Women seeks nominations of women, men and youth who have made a significant impact on women and girls in Alexandria. Winners will be honored at the Commission’s 36th Annual Salute to Women Awards Banquet.
Winners will be recognized for their achievements in several areas, including health and safety, legislative advocacy, leadership, artistic endeavors, business and career development, and providing opportunities for youth.
The new deadline for submission of nominations is Friday, March 4 at noon.
This year’s event will take place on Monday, March 28 at 6 p.m. at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Proceeds support the Alexandria Sexual Assault Center.