Special Fundraising Events

Women and Teens Awards Ceremony | Race Against Racism | Silent Auction | TGIF (Teaching Girls Is Fun) Golf Classic

Women and Teens Awards Ceremony

Photo courtesy of Matthew Blum of Lightly-Salted Productions
The 2011 Women & Teens of the Year Award Recipients
(from left to right) Karen Whitehill, Jody Davis, Patricia Schoenen, Angela Rice, Megan Dagnall, Jaquelyn de Jesús, Teresa Kara and Cynthia Staffieri Workman.
Photo courtesy of Matthew Blum of Lightly-Salted Productions.

Every March, to celebrate Women's History Month, the YWCA of Bethlehem honors women and teens for their outstanding service to the Bethlehem area community. The following recipents were publicly recognized on March 24, 2011 at the Women & Teens Dinner.

2011 Award Recipients

Golden Laurel: Patricia Schoenen
Women of the Year: Jody Davis, Teresa Kara, Cynthia Staffieri Workman, Karen Whitehill
Teens of the Year: Megan Dagnall, Jaquelyn de Jesús, Angela Rice

Sponsors for the 2011 Women and Teens Award Ceremony include:

Event Title Sponsor: KNBT a division of National Penn Bank and Caruso Benefits
Platinum Sponsor: D.T. Davis Enterprise and Flagship Mobility
Table Sponsors:

Air Products and ChemicalsAir Products and Chemicals
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Northampton Community CollegeNorthampton Community College
Women's Leadership Initiative of the Lehigh ValleyWomen's Leadership Initiative of the Lehigh Valley

Scholarship Sponsors: Joanne Barnette, Marlene "Linny" Fowler
Signature Sponsors: B. Braun Medical Inc., Crayola, Embassy Bank of the Lehigh Valley, Highmark Blue Shield, PNC Bank, St. Luke's Hospital and Health Network, Warner Benefits

The 2012 Women & Teens of the Year Award Ceremony will take place on Tuesday, April 10, 2012 at the event center at Blue. For more information about the event please call (610) 867-4669.


Race Against Racism

The 2012 Race Against Racism will take place on Saturday, June 16, 2012. Be one of the first 100 to register and receive a free T-shirt, download the registration form now!


Silent Auction

The Fourth Annual Silent Auction for the YWCA of Bethlehem's Adult Day Services Center will be held on Thursday, May 17, 2012 at the Banana Factory.

In 1984, the YWCA of Bethlehem's Adult Day Services Center was created to provide a safe and structured day care program for individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's, Dementia, mental and physical disabilities. For over 25 years, the program has helped hundreds of older adults and their caregivers, enabling them to live with their families in the community for as long as possible.

Proceeds from the Silent Auction benefit the YWCA of Bethlehem's Adult Day Services Center. Should you require any additional information, please contact Melissa Lee at 610-867-4669.


TGIF (Teaching Girls Is Fun) Golf Classic

The T.G.I.F. (Teaching Girls is Fun) Charity Golf Classic will take place on Monday, June 25, 2012. We are happy to announce our golf chair is Troy Hein, from WFMZ-TV! More information will follow!