Recipients Of Women of Distinction Awards Announced
The YWCA of Muskoka held their annual Women of Distinction Gala last night at the Mark O’Meara Golf Course.
The event recognizes women who are an inspiration to others who have made a commitment to their community and are role models.
This year 19 women were nominated in 8 different categories.
This year’s keynote was presented by Michelle Emson, a filmmaker and international human rights activist based in Muskoka. Entertainment was provided by Christina Hutt.
Mentorship – Nancy Osborne
Social Activism – Katheleen May
Arts/Culture – Janine Marson
Young Woman of Distinction – Kennedy Watson-Brown
Transformational Award – Ashleigh Whipp
Business Innovation – Michele Meadows
Health/Wellness – Kelli Ebbs
Lifetime Achievement – Gundy Upans