Los Angeles County Commission for Women to Hold 38th Annual Women of the Year Commemorative Celebration

Nominations Now Open for Themed Event “Celebrating Women Who Tell Our Stories”

LOS ANGELES –  Every year the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors and the Commission for Women recognize and celebrate women who work to bring about social and economic change, promote women’s equality, and serve as outstanding role models for over 5.2 million local women.

The Women of the Year commemorative celebration “Celebrating Women Who Tell Our Stories” is scheduled for Monday, March 13, 2023, at the Sheraton Grand during Women’s History Month.

District Awardees are selected by each Los Angeles County Supervisor and Community At-Large Awardees are selected by the Commission for Women in the following seven categories: Education, Health, Arts/Media, Business/Labor, Law/Public Safety, Women Veterans, and Community Advocate. 

The Commission for Women is now welcoming nominations of individuals whose achievements meet the established eligibility criteria to receive recognition in celebration of Women’s History Month.

Nomination applications are available for download at the Los Angeles County Commission for Women website: http://laccw.lacounty.gov/.

Deadline for accepting nominations is Monday, December 5, 2022, at 5:00 p.m.  For additional information, please contact staff member Cesar Hernandez at 213.974.1455.

A portion of the proceeds from these events will be used to provide education scholarships for young at-risk women.