Tickets are on sale now for the YWCA Evanston/North Shore YWomen Leadership Awards to be held Thursday, October 15th at the Hilton Orrington Hotel in Evanston. The celebration will honor three women who support and promote women’s leadership and the impact women have in our communities.

This year, the YWCA Evanston/North Shore will honor Delores Holmes, Sunny Fischer, and Blair Brettschneider for their leadership in the areas of racial justice and women’s empowerment.

“We’re so proud to host the YWomen Leadership Awards for the eighth year”, said Karen Singer, YWCA Evanston/North Shore President and CEO. “It is an opportunity to recognize and celebrate local women activists who are working to bring about positive change in our society.”

The 2015 YWomen Leadership Awards will be held Thursday, October 15, 2015 at the Hilton Orrington Hotel in Evanston. Tickets begin at $150/person, $1,500/table.

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For more information, please contact Special Events Manager Trimmy Stamell at 847-864-8445, ext. 121,