M. H. West & Co., Inc. Chair & CEO, Marilyn H. West was honored at the 35th Annual Outstanding Women Awards hosted by the YWCA. Marilyn was recognized in the business category. Marilyn gave some inspirational remarks about how she had taken challenges and turned them into opportunities. Marilyn was thrilled to be recognized and honored to be sharing the stage with the other exceptional women who were also honorees.
The YWCA Outstanding Women Awards celebrates and recognizes the accomplishments of eight extraordinary women and their impact on the Greater Richmond community. They exemplify the YWCA’s goals of serving those in need and empowering women, children and families of all ages, races and income levels to live their best lives.
The seven other honorees were:
Ana Ines King – The Arts
Genene LeRosen – Education
Melissa Byrne Nelson – Health & Science
Susan Brown Davis – Human Relations & Faith in Action
Mary E. Langer – Law & Government
Kathy Glazer – Nonprofit Management
Judy Anderson – Volunteerism
M. H. West & Co., Inc. was proud to sponsor the Living Legacies Breakfast again this year. The Living Legacies program was established by the Richmond Public Schools Education Foundation to recognize and applaud alumni of Richmond Public Schools who exemplify the criteria of living extraordinary, honorable lives as inspirational leaders. A committee of community representatives selected the honorees from an exceptional group of diverse nominees.
This years honorees are:
Reverend Donald L. Coleman, William Russell Flammia, James “Saxsmo” Gates, Reginald E. Gordon, Vita M. Harris, The Honorable Anne B. Holton, Florence Neal Cooper Smith and Sabrina Squire.
It was a great event, the stories told by honorees are always inspiring and show what great opportunities Richmond Public Schools can provided during formative years.
M. H. West & Co., Inc. is proud to be a sponsor of the Living Legacies Breakfast this year. The event is close to a sell out so if you plan to attend, but haven’t registered yet, please do so today. The Living Legacies Breakfast recognizes Richmond Public Schools alumni for their professional and community leadership and it is always an inspirational occasion.
Please join us at the Living Legacies Breakfast! You can register here.
Children who are 5 years old by September 30 can start kindergarten this fall. But first, they need to be registered. To register your child, bring items listed below to your elementary school on April 16, 2015.
1. Child’s certified original birth certificate
2. Child’s Social Security number*
3. Proof of address*
4. School Entrance Health Form**
5. Photo ID for parent or legal guardian*
* Some exceptions could apply. See your school’s website or call for more details.
** May bring this on registration day or submit by the first day of school.
M. H. West & Co., Inc. Chair & CEO, Marilyn West has released new pieces from the M2Arm Collection to celebrate the upcoming YWCA Outstanding Women Awards on April 24th. Marilyn is thrilled that she will be recognized in the business category at the event. Visit the M2Arm website to view more pieces from the collection and contact Marilyn at 804.782.1938 with inquiries.
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