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Tribute to Women

Tribute to Women was born in 1992 as a way to empower women by recognizing their dedicated work and its positive effect on our community.

2016 marks the 25th Tribute to Women celebration!

A program like none other in the area, Tribute progresses the YWCA mission by providing community corporations, organizations and businesses a platform to publicly acknowledge the outstanding achievements of women in the East Tennessee-Southwest Virginia region. Additionally, Tribute to Women serves as a significant source of funding for the vital services offered to women and families through the YWCA.

In 2016 there will be no new nominations, instead we will take a moment to look back and celebrate the more than 160 women from across our region who have been Tribute to Women recipients. 

The event will feature a cocktail supper at the Bristol Train Station and a celebration at the Paramount Center for the Arts in downtown Bristol, with special guest entertainment.  Tickets are $125 and include the cocktail supper and performance at Paramount Bristol. 

Click Buy Tickets or call 423-968-9444 to purchase your tickets today!

Nominations for new recipients will resume in 2017. 

Ways to get involved:   

  • Participate: Share the excitement of this program with others, follow us on Facebook, get involved by volunteering, and attend the event in the spring.

  • Contribute: Give at the corporate level as a Tribute Patron; Sponsor a table as a group or small business; celebrate the success of each year’s recipients by attending as a community member or Tribute Alumni.

    Thank you to our 2016 Tribute to Women Patrons
    Corporate Sponsor
    United Company Foundation
    Protector of Peace
    Strongwell
    Ally for Justice
    Rose Marie Burriss   Wells Fargo  
    Provider of Dignity
    BurWil BTESFirst Tennessee   
           JA Street & Assoc.  Tri Summit   Wellmont Health System
    Advocate for Freedom
    Bristol Herald CourierEastman Credit Union Eastman
    Mountain States Health Alliance   Regions Bank


If you would like more information about Tribute to Women, please contact k_stigers@ywcabristol.org

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