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  • Location: Anderson Center (WSSU)

Presenting Sponsor: Wells FargoLogo_Wells Fargo                            

The YWCA’s 2018 Women of Vision Luncheon will recognize five extraordinary women on Thursday, April 19, at the Albert H. Anderson Conference Center on the Winston-Salem State University Campus.


2018 Women of Vision Honorees

Ragan Folan, Community Enrichment Award
Lauren Frye, Emerging Leader Award
Cheryl Harry, Culture & Heritage Advocate Award
The Honorable Denise Hartsfield, Lifetime Achievement Award
Val Vizena, Inclusion Champion Award

These award-winning women harness their knowledge, creativity and leadership for the betterment of the community. They are unique in background and pursuits, but alike in their talent to lead and embrace the spirit of goodwill.

All proceeds raised through this event support the local YWCA’s Change for Life programs that empower:

  1. Low income and at-risk students to be successful in school
  2. Women with Substance Use Disorder to build successful lives
  3. YWCA members to develop healthy lifestyles, with special emphasis on chronic disease prevention and management

For more information about table sponsorships at the 2018 Luncheon, view our Sponsorship Packet and contact Marty Edwards at 336-409-1973 or email:martye@ywcaws.org.. Individual tickets will go on sale Monday, March 19, 2018.

Wells Fargo



First Tennessee
Reynolds American Inc.
Wake Forest Baptist Hospital
Winston-Salem State University

Agency Executives’ Association Board in honor of Val Vizena
Paul Fulton
Hanesbrands, Inc.
Mayor Allen Joines & Council Member John Larson
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
Molly Leight
Lea H. Loftis
Drewry Nostitz
Ben and Borgia Walker
Yvette Willard
Winston-Salem State University Foundation, Inc.


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