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March 21, 2013

YWCA announces Woman of Achievement honorees

CLINTON — The Clinton YWCA announced its 2013 Woman of Achievement honorees Thursday afternoon on its Facebook page.

For the past 40 years, the YWCA has honored local and area women for accomplishments and achievements in their profession and within the community.

Several years ago a category was added to recognize businesses that promote an environment enabling women to be successful in both the workplace and the community.

The honorees include the following:

Civic/Community: Mary Winn and Frances Bickelhaupt

Professional: Amy Berentes and Mary Wolfe

County: Pamela Eggers, Maquoketa

Religious: Rev. Jennifer Henry

Young: Marquel Schultheis, Clinton High School

Business Leader: Mercy Medical Center

Unsung Hero/YWCA Honoree: Mardell Mommsen

A banquet will be held to celebrate their accomplishments on April 18 at The Tuscany Special Events Center at Rastrelli’s Restaurant in Clinton.

Reservations are now being accepted through the YWCA front desk. Pricing for the dinner is $25 and $20 for those 60 and older.

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