Thursday, October 19, 2017 from 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Omni Nashville Hotel

Each year, the YWCA honors a select group of women who are dedicated to improving our community and the lives of women, children, and families living in it. For more than a quarter of a century, the YWCA has welcomed these women into the Academy for Women of Achievement. On Thursday, Oct. 19, we honored our 2017 class during the 26th annual AWA ceremony.

Our 2017 AWA Honorees are:

Our 2017 Corporate Honoree is the Nashville Predators. 

Proceeds from the Academy for Women of Achievement ceremony fund YWCA programs and services. 

Click here for a list of past AWA Honorees.

Click here for a list of past AWA Corporate Honorees.  

Interested in sponsoring one of the longest standing, most prestigious award ceremonies in the Nashville community? Click here for more information on 2017 AWA Sponsorship Benefits. 


Event Committee

  • Betty Price / Co-Chair
  • Leigh Walton / Co-Chair

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