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Nominate a 2020 Woman of Distinction

Women of Distinction identifies women who have made a difference in McHenry County.

The 2020 Women of Distinction should fall into at least one of these categories:
– Exhibit leadership in their fields of expertise
– Serve as role models and/or mentors
– Advocate positive social change
– Give back to their field and communities through their time, talent, and resources

Honorees will be profiled in the Northwest Herald and recognized at an awards luncheon in May.

This is your chance to recognize that woman you know who puts community, co-workers, friends and/or family first and self second!

Submit your nomination HERE


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