Women of Distinction

YWCA Women of Distinction presented by Jones Metal Products

2014 Women of Distinction Honorees

The YWCA Mankato is proud to announce the 2014 Women of Distinction honorees, Susan Frost, Cheryl Hamond and Julie Hawker for their significant impact on the Greater Mankato community. This year, the YWCA will also present the Distinctive Difference Award to Eide Bailly for their work in advancing women while embracing the mission of the YWCA.

Save the Date for next year's YWCA Women of Distinction event.

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Verizon Wireless Center

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The YWCA has honored 125 women and 2 businesses for their leadership, significant impact on the community and their dedication to YWCA’s mission of eliminating racism, empowering women while promoting peace, justice, freedom and ensuring dignity for all.  Each of the women nominated have made a large impact on the community. Their efforts have helped women to live independently, combat ignorance, actively try to end gender violence and provide community assistance. 


Past Women of Distinction Recipients

Past Young Woman of Distiction Recipients

Past Distictive Difference Award Recipients


2013 Honorees Pictured Above from Left to Right:

Julie Vetter, Terri Hanson, Anne Willaert, Pam Determan