Recognized nationally, the YWCA Women of Distinction Awards is our premier fundraising event, honouring extraordinary women leaders, while highlighting YWCA programs and services that improve the lives of thousands of people each year across Metro Vancouver.
The YWCA Women of Distinction Awards also honours businesses and organizations that support the wellness and diverse needs of their employees.
The 35th annual YWCA Women of Distinction Awards will be held at the JW Marriott parq Vancouver on Thursday, June 7, 2018.
Nominations for 2018 are open September 20th to January 19th. REGISTER to attend our free information session on October 3rd to learn how to submit a successful nomination.
See photos of the 2017 YWCA Women of Distinction Awards.
View the 2017 Awards recipients.
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Connecting the Community Award
The Women of Distinction Awards is YWCA Metro Vancouver's premier fundraising event. Proceeds help fund YWCA programs and services for low-income mothers and their children across the Lower Mainland.