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Community leaders honored at 22nd annual Salute to Women of Achievement


trent_tererai2_300NEVADA WOMEN’S FUND NEWS RELEASE – Today the Nevada Women’s Fund announced that tables and individual tickets are available for the 22nd annual Salute to Women of Achievement luncheon being held on Thursday, May 30, 2013 at John Ascuaga’s Nugget.

The Nevada Women’s Fund will honor 59 women from throughout northern Nevada at the annual luncheon which recognizes the honorees’ personal, professional and community achievements. This year’s keynote speaker is Dr. Tererai Trent, founder of Tinogana, an organization that builds and repairs schools in rural Zimbabwe, and Oprah Winfrey’s proclaimed “all-time favorite guest.” Community leader and former elected official H. Elizabeth Lenz has been selected as the 2013 Hall of Fame inductee. 

Tables of ten cost $1,250 and individual tickets cost $125 each. Both can be purchased online at www.nevadawomensfund.org, or by calling the Nevada Women’s Fund office at 775-786-2335. For more information about the Salute to Women of Achievement Luncheon click here, or call 775-786-2335.

Established in 1985, the Nevada Women’s Fund (NWF) has been supporting women and families through the allocation of individual scholarships to help northern Nevada women increase their chances for a self-sufficient future. NWF works to identify the issues that affect Nevada’s women and families and facilitate solution by recognizing and celebrating the outstanding achievements of women in our communities and providing them with the resources they need to become community leaders.



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