Since 1973, YWCA Cass Clay has been shining a spotlight on exceptional women. They are leaders, mentors, visionaries, angels and heroes. Help us highlight women who shape the Fargo-Moorhead community through their passion, service and significant achievements at this widely-celebrated event attended by 700+ people.
Nominations will open January 3 – February 19, 2020. Check back for the nomination form.
Nominations are accepted in the following categories:
- Advocating for Equality
- Arts & Culture
- Business Management & Entrepreneurship
- Community & Volunteer Service
- Faith Community
- Health & Wellness
- Lifetime Achievement
- Science & Technology
- Young Woman of Today & Tomorrow
- Youth Advocacy
For full category descriptions, please click here.
For questions regarding Women of the Year Nominations, Sponsorship, or Tickets please contact Morgan Svingen at firstname.lastname@example.org or 701.232.2547.
YWCA Cass Clay is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all. We strive to break the cycles of poverty and violence for women and their families.
Congratulations to the 2019 Women of the Year!
Maureen Bartelt, Community & Volunteer Service
Jana Bruhschwein, Education
Dr. Dawn Duncan, Advocating For Equality
Susan Jarvis, Business Management & Entrepreneurship
Kirsten Jensen, Communications
Ladyboss FM, Leader in Women’s Empowerment
Katie Mastel, Young Woman of Today & Tomorrow
Britt Selbo, Health & Wellness
Cyndy Skorick, Lifetime Achievement
Taya Spelhaug, Science & Technology
Sara Stallman, Youth Advocacy
For a list of past Women of the Year honorees, click here.
To learn more about how the award process works, please click here.