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Media Event - Woman of the Year Awardees for 32nd Senate District to be Honored at Community Event
Congresswoman Linda Sanchez to Deliver Keynote Address
Sacramento-To celebrate Women’s History month, Senator Tony Mendoza (D-Artesia) will recognize eight distinguished women from the 32nd Senate District who are making a difference in the community. Congresswoman Linda Sanchez will give the keynote address.
The event will be held on Friday, March 13th at 6 p.m. at the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts, Sierra Room, 12700 Center Court Drive, Cerritos. For more information please call Yahaira Ortiz (323) 890-2790.
“I think it is important to recognize and honor women in our community who have demonstrated dedication and commitment to the values of Women's History Month and made a positive impact through their work,” said Senator Tony Mendoza.
Who: Senator Tony Mendoza
Honorable Linda Sanchez, Congressmember, 38th District
32nd District Women of the Year Honorees
What: 32nd Senate District Woman of the Year Annual event
When: March 13th, 2015
Reception at 6:00 p.m.
Program at 7:00 p.m.
Where: Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts, Sierra Room, 12700 Center Court Drive, Cerritos
Senator Mendoza received Woman of the Year nominations from members of the community in the following fields: business, community service, education, government, health, labor and non-profits.
The following women will be recognized:
- Beth Gendreau – Non-profit
- Mary Jane McIntosh – Community Service
- Sue Rubin - Education
- Alice Sterling – Community Service
- Jane Ellen Templin - Labor
- Lori Tiffany - Health
- Silvia Vargas - Government
- Monica Villamil - Business
Every March, a tradition dating back to 1987, the California State Senate celebrates Women’s History Month by honoring women throughout California whose contributions improve their communities.