PIQUA — The deadline for nominations for the 18th annual YWCA Women of Excellence and Young Woman of Tomorrow Awards is Thursday, May 15, at 5 p.m. or postmarked on May 15. Nomination forms are available at the YWCA Piqua at 418 N. Wayne St., by phone at (937) 773-6626, or by e-mailing Leesa Baker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The awards, established by the YWCA in 1997, have been given annually to recognize women in Miami County who have distinguished themselves in their careers and/or in civic and community activities. The honorees must reside, be employed, or be active in Miami County. An individual, a group, or an organization may submit nominations.
The Young Woman of Tomorrow honoree must be between 16-22 years of age as of May 15, 2014.
This year’s honorees will be selected by a committee of impartial judges composed of men and women from throughout Miami County. Awards will be presented at a Gala Luncheon on Thursday, October 16, at the Piqua Country Club.