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100 Outstanding Women of Broward honored at gala

Last week, 100 Outstanding Women of Broward County were honored in a festive gala at the Signature Grand in Davie.

The dinner was intended to “bring the Community together to celebrate how far women have come in leadership roles in the business, community and philanthropic fields.” In all, over 1,000 people a

Linda Gomez, Sandra Ramon, Syndia Nazario (an honoree) and Richard Nazario attended the gala fundraiser. Robin Fulling, left, was honored for her work with the Susan B. Anthony Recovery Center, while Kelly Cappolla, right, was honored for her work in founding Women & Wishes.

ttended the silent/live auction, fashion show and dinner recognizing 100 fabulous women in the community.

All the benefits from this special event will benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County and the Susan B Anthony Recovery Center. The Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County (BGCBC) is a non-profit 501(3) © private agency dedicated to helping young people improve their lives by building self esteem.

The Susan B Anthony Recovery Center is the only residential treatment program in Broward County that houses mothers with their children while providing the intensive services needed to “STOP THE CYCLE” of family dysfunction and substance addiction. SBARC addresses the special issues that women face while in recovery from the disease of substance addiction while keeping the family intact andout of the foster care system.

Lysandra Russell, with daughter Tory, was an honoree. She is with Joy Salmor, left.m and developing valued and skills during their critical period of growth. Serving more than 13,000 at-risk young, ages 7-18, each year from its 13 Broward County-area clubs, its purpose is to inspire and enable children to realize their full productive as responsible caring citizens.

The honorees at the event were:

Susan Mary Agnew , Rixys Alfonso , Rachel Alters, Rose Amberson, Claudette Bonville, Lauren Book-Lim, Gale Butler, Denise Buzzelli, Hope Calhoun, Kelly Cappolla, Rita Case, Marsha Currant, Lynn Curry, Alex Danburg, Ann D’auria, Janet Davis, Sheryl A. Dickey, Michelle DiMarco, Anita Fishcler, Robin Fulling, Lisa D. Gaeta, Susan Glasscock, Marietta Glazer, Mercedes Henriksson, Lisa Hojara, Gerlinde Hopkins, Tera Jenkins, Heather Keir, Dorothy Klein, Babette Kosar, Kristi Krueger, Mary Anne Kull, Rose La Femina, Holly Lamberti, Paula Levenson, Jennifer Lewis, Ilene Lieberman, Angela Loehr-Chryslet, Kristene Lundblad, LindaMalave-Rasche, Alexandra Mastriana, Malena Mendez, Joanne Miner, Carol Molnar, Sheryl Moore, Patti Morse, Abby Mosher, Doris R. Muscarella, Syndia A. Nazario Cardona, Gloria Niec, Candy Norton, Ronnie Oller, Leah Orr, Marge Osceola, Barbara Parlavecchio-Ortis, Arlene Pecora, Sonia Perez, Leatrice Phares, Mary Kathryn Pirtle, Jonnine Porter, Melinda Rao, Cindy Raymond, SusanRenneisen, Heidi Richards Mooney, Mary Riedel, Stacy Ritter, Judi Lang Robaina, Summer Robertson, Trina Robinson, Jackie Rosen, Lysandra Russell, Bernadette Russo, Melody Saleh, Karen Alterman Salver, Lori Samuels, Julie Saumsiegle, Lori Sawyer-Lyons, Melanie Silverman, Germaine Smith-Baugh, Julie Soviero, Wendy F. Siegel, Dawn Stagliano, Susan Starkey, Susan Swilley, Stella Tokar, Allyson Tomchin, Gia Tutalo-Mote, Linda Von Allmen, Terri Wallace Flannery, Ali Waldman, Dr. Diane Whitehead, Polly Wilkie, Barbara Williamson, Alyce V. Zahniser.

Sammy, Sloane, Melanie (honoree) and Lonnie Silverman.
Dawn Stagliano, with Comcast, center, was one of the honorees at the event. Here she is with Filemon Lopez, left, and Clayton Fennell, right.
Rina and Cary Keshen were supporting a friend and honoree at the event.

Robin Fulling, left, was honored for her work with the Susan B. Anthony Recovery Center, while Kelly Cappolla, right, was honored for her work in founding Women & Wishes.

Maria Soldani, along with Mario and Pam Cartaya attended the event.

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Posted by AdamF on May 20 2010. Filed under Broward County, Davie, Fort Lauderdale, Local news, Non-profit organizations. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

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