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Still Time to Submit Nominations for the 22nd Annual Women of Excellence Awards

Union County, NJ –  Nominations are still being accepted for the 22nd annual Women of Excellence Awards, sponsored by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders with the Union County Commission on the Status of Women. The deadline for nominations is December 1, 2013.

Women of Excellence nominations are open to all women 21 years or older, who reside in or are employed in Union County, and who have distinguished themselves in the fields of Arts and Humanities, Business/Entrepreneurial, Community Service, Education, Government, Law, Law Enforcement, Medicine/Health Care, or Women’s Advocacy.

Nominators are asked to provide several examples of how the nominee has demonstrated outstanding achievements in these fields, and to indicate how the nominee has made a difference in the lives of Union County residents or employees.

The awardees are guests of honor at the annual Women of Excellence Award Dinner which will take place on Friday, March 21 at 6:30 p.m. at Galloping Hill Caterers in Union. They will receive an engraved Women of Excellence plaque and will be presented with a Resolution by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders.

For additional information or to obtain a nomination form, visit the Women of Excellence website,, or contact Jane O’Hara at

The nomination form and supporting documents must be submitted by the deadline to:

Ms. Jane O’Hara
708 Newark Avenue
Westfield, NJ 07090