YWCA USA held their Annual Conference Gala on June 16, 2017. The event, hosted by Melissa Harris-Perry celebrates the incredible achievements of extraordinary leaders who serve as role models and provide opportunities and support for women and girls as part of the 2017 National Conference.
YWCA USA recognizes three local YWCAs for their outstanding work in the areas of women’s empowerment, racial justice, and advocacy. The Association Excellence Awards recognize the best of the best in our community; local associations that have provided an authentic, demonstrable impact on women and girls. YWCA Brooklyn was honored with the Association Excellence Award for Women’s Empowerment.
YWCA Brooklyn CEO Martha Kamber with Melissa Harris-Perry and #YWLEADers Sydni Snaggs and Zenzele Franklin.